Kristin Langen

Journalist / Political Economist

Main focus: Future-proof economies

Twitter handle: @KristinLangen

Languages: German, English, Spanish

City: Berlin, Kassel

Country: Germany

Topics: economics and finance, degrowth, inequality, history of neoliberalism, pluralism in economics, social-ecological transformation, climate change

Services: Talk, Moderation, Workshop management, Consulting, Coaching, Interview

  Willing to travel for an event.


Kristin Langen works as a journalist and focuses on topics at the interface between climate / environment and economy. She works both nationally for Deutschlandfunk Kultur and WDR 5, among others, and locally, especially in networking climate experts and local journalists. In addition to her work, she is studying for a Master's degree in Global Political Economy and Development at the University of Kassel and is active in the German Climate Journalism Netzwork (Netzwerk Klimajournalismus). Her studies and journalistic work have a particular focus on issues around distribution, climate justice, and economic growth, especially degrowth/post-growth. Kristin is experienced in moderating panel discussions.