Mark Sommer has been working as an economist in the WIFO Research Group "Environment, Agriculture and Energy" since 2012.
He is expert in macroeconomic multisectoral modelling and the linkage thereof to the energy system. He is involved in projects
under the Austrian Climate Research Program as well as the Anniversary Fund of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank and currently
attends the doctoral programme at the TU Wien. From 2010 to 2012 he was employed as a research assistant at the Wegener Center
for Climate and Global Change in Graz. He received his Master's degree in Environmental Systems Sciences with key area on
Economics at the University of Graz (2010-2013). Mark Sommer published articles in international journals such as Ecological
Economics and Economic Systems Research. His key research area is energy, emissions, renewable energy technologies, circular
economy and the associated material flows using economic models (Extended or Econometric Input-Output Models as well as CGE).