Katharina Lima de Miranda

Researcher, Kiel Institute for the World Economy


Katharina Lima de Miranda is Program Manager of the Measuring Prosperity Initiative at THE NEW INSTITUTE and research director of the Council for Global Problem-Solving, the research base and intellectual core of the Global Solutions Initiative. In her research, she investigates the impact of social interaction and behavioral responses of individual agents on the emergence of global economic problems and proposes possible solutions in view of these results. Together with Dennis J. Snower, she developed the Recoupling Dashboard which measures the well-being of societies beyond GDP and illustrates the correlation of economic prosperity, social prosperity, and environmental sustainability.