Prof. Dr. rer. pol.


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Professional Education: Study of Economics at the Universities of Marburg and Zagreb
Professional career:
  • Research activity at the Universities of Göttingen, Paderborn and Kassel;
  • Associate Professor at the University of Kassel (2000 – 2001);
  • Professor for Law&Economics at the University of Hamburg (since 2001);
  • Director of the Erasmus Mundus Program ”European Master in Law and Economics” (2008 – 2014);
  • Director of the DFG-Graduiertenkolleg (Ph.D. Program) “The Economics of the Internationalisation of the Law” (2010 – 2014);
  • Vice-Dean for Research and International Affairs, University of Hamburg, Faculty of Law (since 2010);
Areas of research:
  • European Integration
  • Economic Analysis of Law
  • Institutional Economics
Courses at the Europa-Kolleg:
  • Economic Aspects of Competition Law