Dr. Doina Maria Radulescu is professor  for „State and Market“ at the Center of Competence for Public Management at the University of Bern. She completed her doctoral studies at the ifo institute for economic research in Munich and was employed as a PostDoc at Ludwig Maximilian University Munich  and ETH Zurich. She is an applied economist with interests in Energy Economics and Public Economics. Her publications appeared for instance in the Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Energy Economics, European Journal of Political Economy, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, International Tax and Public Finance. In the year 2013 she was awarded together with Peter Egger the “Stanley Hoffmann Best Article Award” on French politics. Doina Radulescu is a member of the CESifo network, the Oeschger Center for Climate Change Research and member of the standing field committee on public economics at the Verein für Socialpolitik. She successfully conducted a number of research projects for the Swiss National Science Foundation and also contributes policy articles to newspapers such as NZZ.