Honorary Doctorate for Clemens Fuest
|This year, Professor Dr. Clemens Fuest, president of the Ifo Institute and professor at the University of Munich was awarded an honorary doctorate by the KIT. The celebratory speech was held by Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Wolfram Richter, Prof. Dr. U. Berthold Wigger held the laudation.|
From November 16 to 18 in Berlin, the Economic Summit 2017 of the SZ took place, with 60 speakers from business and politics such as Friedrich Merz, Jochen Schweizer, and Dieter Zetsche as as well as economists Clemens Fuest, Nora Szech, and Axel Weber. Nora Szech also gave an interview on the topic.
Johannes Brumm joined the ECON Institute last year. He has just published two papers in the top journal Econometrica. Check out his research.
For more information or if you want to participate, please contact Petra Nieken, Philipp Reiss, Clemens Puppe or Nora Szech.
Each semester, jointly with the universities of Mannheim and Heidelberg, the HeiKaMEtrics Workshop on Econometrics and Statistics takes place. If you want to participate in upcoming Workshops, please contact Melanie Schienle.
The third HeiKaMaxY Young Researchers Workshop on Behavioral Economics and Experiments took place in Heidelberg on December 1, 2017.
This workshop for young researchers (PhD students, postdocs, and JProfs) is jointly organized with the universities of Heidelberg and Mannheim. If you are interested or if you have questions about the workshop, please contact our PhD student Leonie Kühl.
Clemens Puppe is managing editor of the journal "Social Choice & Welfare" as well as a member of the editorial board of the journal "Economics and Philosophy".