Candidate’s presentations for the professorship “Economy and Society of the Middle East”

The Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology invites to the presentations of the candidates for the professorship in Economics: Economy and Society of the Middle East. The presentations will take place on Friday, June 24 at Erlangen, Kochstraße 6a, room 00.15. The presentations are open to all members of the University. Staff members and students are warmly invited to attend.


  • 8.30 h: Prof. Dr. Georgeta Auktor  (Erlangen): Transforming MENA economies towards sustainability: The case of Morocco
  • 10.15 h: Prof. Dr. Rico Ihle  (Wageningen University, Niederlande): Effects of Violent Conflict on Fresh Food Marketing and Demand
  • 12.00 h: Dr. Christine Binzel  (University of Heidelberg): Education, Social Mobility, and Religious Movements: The Islamic Revival in Egypt