Globalization has made our economies more vulnerable to climate change
The global economy takes a hit every time there's another heatwave.
Leonie Wenz is a doctoral student at the Potsdam-Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Anders Levermann. In her PhD thesis she focuses on shock responses of the global supply network after major environmental shocks. She is a fellow of the MCC research project “Climate and Development” that is integrated in the DFG’s special research field 1026 “Sustainable Production”.