Speaker: Prof. Dr. Thomas Straubhaar
Prof. Dr. Thomas Straubhaar
Thomas Straubhaar studied economics at the University of Bern where he received his Dr. rer. pol. degree in 1983 and completed his habilitation in 1987, after a research period as postdoctoral fellow at the University of California in Berkeley from 1985 to 1986. He was a Visiting Professor at the universities of Bern, Constance, Basel and Freiburg i.Br. and Professor for Economics at the Helmut-Schmidt-University (HSU), Hamburg. He was President of the Hamburg Archive of International Economics (HWWA) and thereafter Head of the Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI) from 1999 to 2014.