Economics: Economy and Society of the Middle East

Welcome to the webpage of the Chair of Economics: Economy and Society of the Middle East!


Classes in the summer term 2019:

In the summer term 2019 the chair offers the following courses:

Bachelor/ Lehramt:

  • Social Policy (Lecture) – Prof. Dr. Christine Binzel
  • Tutorial Social Policy – u.a. Andreas Link


  • Development Economics II (Lecture & Tutorial) – Prof. Dr. Christine Binzel
  • International Economics II (Seminar) – Dr. Kateryna Khorkhordina
  • Economic History and Development of Europe and the Middle East (Seminar) – Prof. Dr. Christine Binzel
  • Economics of Transition: Eastern Europe (Dr. Kateryna Khorkhordina)
What economists really do

A nice article (or rather reply) on what economists really do, written amongst others by Oriana Bandiera and Imran Rasul (UCL):

Further information

For further information, please see „Teaching“ on the left-hand side. If you are interested to learn more about our team and our research interests, please visit the team page.