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Category: Economics, Research

Georgeta Auktor contributed to the IASS Policy Brief 4/2016, discussing recommendations to enhance Germany’s approach to supporting international energy transitions in North Africa and beyond. Sybille Roehrkasten, Rainer Quitzow, Georgeta Auktor, Kirsten Westphal (2016): Advancing an International Energy Transition Policy in North Africa and Beyond. IASS Policy Brief 4/2016. Potsdam: Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies.

Category: Economics, Research

In some urban agglomerations in Germany, housing rents increased significantly during the last years. In a contribution for ifo Schnelldienst, Andreas Mense shows with the examples of Cologne, Munich and Hamburg that the current price increases are mainly caused by low construction activity in the p...

Category: Economics, Teaching

Compulsory registration for the two master seminars Research methods II—“Research Methods II: Qualitative” and “Research Methods II: Quantitative”—will be carried out on MeinCampus from Monday, July 4, 20.00 h until Friday, July 8, 20.00 h. The rule “first come, first served” applies. Please registe...

Category: Economics

The Institute of Economics offers two half-time positions as research assistant, starting on October 1: One for general Economics (Prof. Jürgen Kähler PhD), one for Economy and Society of the Middle East (Prof. Dr. Georgeta Auktor). You may find further information in the job advertisements: Jo...

Category: Economics, Teaching

On Thursday, June 23, Mr. Jonas Keil from the German Development Institute in Bonn will give a talk on “Carbon pricing around the world - Policy aspects and practical problems”. Mr. Keil has a lot of expertise on carbon pricing and carbon markets. You are warmely invited to the talk whic...

Category: Economics, Teaching

The Institute of Economics held a joint Master seminar about “Finance in Developing Countries” together with the section Financial Systems Development and Insurance of the “Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit” (German Corporation for International Cooperation – GIZ) in Eschborn o...