Johannes Stangl computes the systemic relevance of each company in production networks and compares this index with its emissions. High emissions and low systemic relevance indicate decarbonization leverage points.
Johannes Stangl is a junior researcher and PhD candidate at the Complexity Science Hub Vienna and the Institute for Ecological Economics at the Vienna University of Economics and Business. He is a co-initiator of the Fridays For Future climate strike movement in Austria and has been a climate activist ever since. After studying physics, computational science, and philosophy, Johannes entered the realm of complex systems research to work on computational models of the socio-ecological transformation of the economy and the energy transition. He is a co-founder of klimadashboard.at – a website that works with data visualizations to convey facts and figures about the climate crisis.