The Department


  Prof. Dr. Lutz Bellmann
Chair of Economics, Labor Economics

Prof. Dr. Thiess Büttner
Chair of Economics, Public Economics

empirical research, taxation of enterprises, tax competition, fiscal federalism, fiscal policy.

Prof. Dr. Britta Gehrke
Junior Professorship for Macroeconomics and Labor Market Research

Applied Macroeconomics, Econometrics, Labor Economics.

  Prof. Dr. Veronika Grimm
Chair of Economics, Economic Theory

applied game theory, mechanism design, industrial organization, auction theory, market design, experimental economics, behavioural economics, energy markets

  Prof. Dr. Jonas Dovern
Chair of Statistics and Econometrics

time series analysis, empirical macroeconomics, macroeconomic expectations, uncertainty and its effects.

  Prof. Dr. Alexander Martin
Chair of edom (Economics, discrete optimization, Mathematics)

mixed integer programming theory and applied in transport and logistics, energy and financial management, production planning and network design.

  Prof. Dr. Christian Merkl
Chair of Economics, esp. Macroeconomics

macroeconomics (money and fiscal policy), labour markets from a macroeconomic perspective

  Prof. Dr. Johannes Rincke
Chair of Economics, Economic Policy

public finance, urban economics, economic policy, law and economics.

  Prof. Regina T. Riphahn, Ph.D.
Chair of Statistics and Empirical Economic Research

labor demand and labor supplymigration and mobility, unemployment, change of the world of work, regional labor markets.

  Prof. Dr. Claus Schnabel
Chair of Labour and Regional Econmics

labor market policy, organizations and agents in the labor market, industrial relations, social policy, educational policy, labor law.

  Prof. Dr. Gesine Stephan
Chair of Economics, Empirical Microeconomics
  Prof. Dr. Harald Tauchmann
Professor of Health Economics

empirical health economics health insurance fund, economics of drug usage, efficiency in prevention and health-concious behaviour

  Prof. Dr. Verena Utikal
Junior Professorship for Behavioral Economics

experimental and behavioral economics, social preferences, moral behavior.

  Prof. Dr. Matthias Wrede
Chair of Economics and Social Policy

social policy, public economics, regional economics and urban economics

  Prof. Dr. Gregor Zöttl
Chair of Industrial Organization and Energy Markets

Industrial Organization (Theoretical and Empirical), Mechanism- and Market-design, Utilities and Energy Markets