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Dr. Merve Küçük

Dr. Merve Küçük

Research Associate of the

Climate Policy Department


+49 30 89789 - 473
Research Topics and Working Areas
  • Natural Disasters
  • Household energy demand

Dr. Merve Kücük is a research associate in the Climate Policy Department and is associated with the Centre for Energy, the Environment and Natural Disasters.

Her research focuses on natural disasters' costs, household energy consumption and comparative empirical learning with its link to climate finance.

Prior to joining DIW Berlin, she received her Ph.D. from Deakin University. She holds a B.Sc. in Mathematics and M.A. in Economics from Bogazici University, and MSc. in Finance from Grenoble Graduate School of Business.


DIW Wochenbericht 39 / 2023

Der Heizenergiebedarf wird wieder steigen, wenn der Preisdruck nachlässt: Interview

2023| Merve Küçük, Erich Wittenberg
DIW Wochenbericht 39 / 2023

Wärmemonitor 2022: Private Haushalte sparen fünf Prozent Heizenergie und CO2-Emissionen ein

2023| Sophie Behr, Till Köveker, Merve Küçük

Research Projects

Research Project

Drivers of residential energy use for heating and cooling and thermal retrofit decisions

Current Project| Climate Policy, German Socio-Economic Panel study