Konstantin Sommer

Welcome to my website!

I'm Konstantin Sommer, PhD candidate in Economics at the University of Amsterdam and currently on the job market.

My research focuses on the intersection of environmental and international economics. My supervisors are Franc Klaassen and Henri de Groot (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam).
Between January and June 2023, I was working in the Trade and International Integration Research Program of the World Bank in Washington DC.

Curriculum Vitae


  • E-Mail: k.h.l.sommer2"at"uva.nl
  • Linkedin: Konstantin Sommer
  • Placement director: Prof. Eric Bartelsman (e.j.bartelsman"at"vu.nl)
  • Placement assistant: Christina Månsson (c.mansson"at"tinbergen.nl)

My Research


The effects of market integration on pollution: an analysis of EU enlargements

Economic performance and investments under emissions trading: untangling the effects of a staggered regulation

Trade, Outsourcing, and the Environment