Björn Ebert works as a researcher in the research unit Water Infrastructure and Risk Analyses at the ISOE. He studied political science and economics in Frankfurt and Berlin. He was previously employed as a student research assistant in an international and comparative project on rainwater harvesting in urban areas at the Leibniz-Institute for Regional Development and Structural Planning. In his Master thesis he dealt with the political processes surrounding the regulation of fracking in Germany.
Focus of research
- Environmental Policy
- Governance especially addressing socio-technical relationships in the field of common goods
- European Integration, comparative politics and governance in multi-level settings