Hermann Held

Organisation: 
Universität Hamburg
Country: 
Germany

Hermann Held is chair for Sustainability & Global Change at Universität Hamburg. His research focusses on decision-making under heterogeneous uncertainty within climate economics. For the special case of solar radiation management he develops schemes for risk-cost-risk intercomparison within the value system spanned by global mean temperature targets. He has served as Lead Author within IPCC-AR5-WGIII and is currently a member of the Scientific Steering Committee of Hamburg’s Cluster of Excellence on climate CliSAP.