The Joint Science Conference approves admission of the Research Center at Goethe University Frankfurt to the Leibniz Association from 2020 on.[more][more]

Investigating the economic dimesions of cookies[more]

The German Council of Science and Humanities (Wissenschaftsrat) has rated the application of the LOEWE Center SAFE as "excellent" and recommended to admit it to the Leibniz Association as of 2020. The final decision on admission is expected to be taken by the Joint Science Conference (Gemeinsame Wissenschaftskonferenz) in April / May 2019. In September 2017, the State of Hessen had...[more]

Barry Eichengreen, University of California, Berkeley, will hold the Visiting Professorship of Financial History at Goethe University Frankfurt’s House of Finance next year. The professorship is endowed by Metzler Bank and Friedrich Flick Förderungsstiftung. Barry Eichengreen is George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee Professor of Economics and Political Science at the University of California,...[more]

Im Rahmen der Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik in Freiburg wurde dem Frankfurter Doktoranden Johannes Wohlfart und seinem Co-Autor Christopher Roth (briq ‒ Institute on Behavior & Inequality, Bonn) für ihr Forschungspapier „How Do Expectations About the Macroeconomy Affect Personal Expectations and Behavior?“ der diesjährige Reinhard-Selten-Preis verliehen. In ihrer Forschungsarbeit...[more]

Tobias Sichert's single author paper "Structural Breaks in the Variance Process and the Pricing Kernel Puzzle" has been accepted for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Finance Association 2019 in Atlanta. The AFA is one of the largest and most competitive conferences in Finance.[more]

Maddalena Davoli has won the M. Jesús San Segundo Second Prize Award of the “Economics of Education Association” for presenting the paper “Financial Literacy and Socialist Education: Lessons from the German Reunification” at the XVII Meeting of the association in Barcelona. The prize goes to the best paper presented by young authors. The paper is joint work with Jia Hou (SAFE). Maddalena Davoli...[more]