Category: Economics, Research, Teaching

The Institute of Economics offers one half-time positions as research assistant, starting on October 1 for Economy and Society of the Middle East (Prof. Dr. Christine Binzel). Pursuing academic promotion (PhD) is possible in one of the chair's subject areas (development economics, economic histor...

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...