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The Economics Department at the University of Cologne is distinguished for its academic excellence.

A Cluster of Excellence  “ECONtribute: Market and Public Policy” is run jointly with the Economics department in Bonn. The Center for Social and Economic Behavior is one of the university’s key profile areas. Teaching in all study programmes is research oriented. A research master in Economics offers structured graduate education.

Prof. Dr. Martin Barbie

Prof. Dr. Marc Oliver Bettzüge

Prof. Dr. Felix Bierbrauer

Prof. Dr. Jörg Breitung

Prof. Peter Cramton, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Rainer Dyckerhoff

Prof. Dr. Peter Funk

Jun. Prof. Francesco Giovanardi, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Oliver Gürtler

Jun. Prof. Dr. Emanuel Hansen

Prof. Dr. Erik Hornung

Prof. Dr. Michael Krause

Prof. Dr. Roman Liesenfeld

Prof. Dr. Matthias Messner

Center for Macroeconomic Research

Matthias Messner at "Find an Expert" 

Prof. Dr. Johannes Münster

Prof. Dr. Axel Ockenfels

Prof. Dr. Pia Pinger

Prof. Dr. Susanne Prantl

Prof. Dr. Bettina Rockenbach

Prof. Dr. Andreas Schabert

Jun. Prof. Dr. Paul Schempp

Prof. Dr. Patrick Schmitz

Prof. Dr. Christoph Schottmüller

Prof. Dr. Matthias Sutter

Prof. Dr. Alexander Westkamp

Prof. Dr. Dominik Wied

Prof. Dr. Tom Zimmermann

AOR Dr. Christoph Scheicher

Institute of Econometrics and Statistics