Tobias Kruse

Research student

Tobias started his PhD in Environmental Economics at the LSE in 2014. His research focuses on green national accounting, sustainable development and distributional aspects of economic growth.


Tobias holds both a BSc and an MSc in Environmental Economics from the LSE where he graduated in 2014.

Tobias has acquired work experience on low-carbon development strategies with GIZ in Costa Rica and Tata Capital in Mumbai.

 Research Interests

  • Green National Accounting
  • Sustainable Development
  • Income Inequality
  • Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
Commentary  6 June, 2019

Why Germany should introduce an ambitious carbon price

Simon Dietz, Tobias Kruse, Isabella Neuweg and Lutz Sager argue that Germany should set out a clear plan for a stronger carbon price as an effective route for reducing greenhouse gas emissions that can also improve the circumstances of lower-income households. read more »

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