Ben Wealer is an industrial engineer by training and currently works as a research associate at the Workgroup for Economic and Infrastructure Policy (WIP) at Berlin Institute of Technology (TU Berlin), as a guest researcher at DIW Berlin (German Institute for Economic Research), and as a political consultant. His field of research is nuclear power economics with a focus on decommissioning, radioactive waste management, nuclear power plant new build, and the dual-use issues of nuclear power. He is a founding member of a research project on nuclear energy in Germany, Europe, and abroad run jointly by TU Berlin and DIW Berlin. Since 2018, Wealer is a contributing author to the World Nuclear Industry Status Report and co-author of the World Nuclear Waste Report.
For a list of publications, see https://www.wip.tu-berlin.de/menue/kontakt_mitarbeiterinnen/ben_wealer/.