Professor of Economics, Industrial Organization and Energy Markets
Gregor Zöttl (born in 1976) studied economics (Dipl.-Volksw.) at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, energy technology (Dipl-.Ing.) at Technische Universität Berlin and operations research (MSc) at Georgia Institute of Technology, USA. He completed his doctoral degree on applied microeconomics with a focus on the energy industry at Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, in 2008. He then joined the Seminar of Economic Theory at LMU Munich, where he completed a habilitation in 2012. Gregor Zöttl has been professor of industrial organization and energy markets at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) since 2013.
His research focuses on the design of regulated and unregulated markets. He is currently particularly interested in the analysis of energy markets. In his research papers he analyzes topics such as how long-term investment activities can be ensured in these markets.