Schlagwort: Fliegen

Flying kid.

When I was a kid
I used to buy and sell gravity
I knew how to fly
And I would teach you for a fee

OneRepublic: Preacher


Tailwind is a hell of a drug.

Time for frequent polluter loyalty programs.

Frequent-flying “‘super emitters” who represent just 1% of the world’s population caused half of aviation’s carbon emissions in 2018, according to a study.


Only 11% of the world’s population took a flight in 2018 and 4% flew abroad.

The Guardian: 1% of people cause half of global aviation emissions – study

Big in the (E)U(SSR).

We present evidence that the number of trips matters for more citations but longer distances are only associated with higher citation numbers for European academics.

Konstantinos Chalvatzis, Peter L. Ormosi: The carbon impact of flying to economics conferences: is flying more associated with more citations?

Flying Careers.

We found no relationship between air travel emissions and metrics of academic productivity including hIa (h-index adjusted for academic age and discipline). There was, however, a relationship between emissions and salary that remains significant even when controlling for seniority.

Seth Wynes, Simon D. Donner, Steuart Tannason, Noni Nabors: Academic air travel has a limited influence on professional success.