Dr. Clara Brandi

Department: World Economy and Development Financing

Function: Senior Researcher

Specialization: Economist and Political Scientist

Work areas:
  • International Trade: preferential trade agreements, regional integration, World Trade Organization
  • Global Governance, focus international trade policy and climate policy
  • Sustainable Development, 2030 Agenda, Green Economy
  • International normative theory, global justice

Responsibilities in education and training:
  • Global Economic Governance, focus on international trade policy (Postgraduate Training Programme)
  • International Organizations (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management)
  • Theories of Global Justice (University of Cologne)

Vita

since 2012German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
German Advisory Council on Global Environmental Change (WBGU)
since 2009German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
Researcher
2006-2009European University Institute, Florence
PhD Researcher
Department of Political and Social Sciences
2008World Health Organization, Geneva
Department of Ethics, Equity, Trade and Human Rights
(Carlo-Schmid-Programme)
2007European University Institute, Florence
MRes, Department of Social and Political Sciences
2004-2006University of Oxford
M.Phil. in Politics (Political Theory)
2002/03University of Wisconsin, Madison
Visiting student in Economics and Philosophy
2001International Labour Organization, Geneva
Programme on Safety and Health at Work and the Environment
2000/01European Parliament, Strasbourg
Assistant to MEP
2000-2004Albert-Ludwigs-Universitity, Freiburg
Diplom (MSc) in Economics

Refereed Publications

Non-refereed Publications

Opinion Pieces

Projects

Contact

E-mail Clara.Brandi@remove-this.die-gdi.de
Phone +49 (0)228 94927-175
Fax +49 (0)228 94927-130

Highlight

Sustainability standards and sustainable development: synergies and trade offs of transnational governance
Brandi, Clara (2016)
published on Sustainable Development (online first), DOI: 10.1002/sd.1639

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Cover: The Journal of Environment Development

Sustainability Standards for Palm Oil - Challenges for Smallholder Certification Under the RSPO
Brandi, Clara et al. (2015)
in: The Journal of Environment Development September 2015 vol. 24  no.3,  292-314 

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On the fairness of the multilateral trading system
Brandi, Clara (2014)
in: Moral Philosophy and Politics 1 (2), 227-247

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Low-Carbon Standards and Labels in China
Brandi, Clara (2014)
in: Oxford Development Studies 42 (2), 151-168