Institute of Economic Research
The expertise of the Institute of Economic Research (IWF) covers the entire range of traditional fields within the discipline of economics. The Institute places great importance on applying both empirical and experimental methods in its teaching and research.
The wide range of fields include health economics, energy research, economic policy and labor market research. The Institute’s work is strengthened by its collaboration with affiliated chairs from the School’s Institute of Labor Market and Socioeconomics, as well as FAU’s Department of Mathematics.
Head of the Institute
|Chair of Labor Economics||Prof. Dr. Lutz Bellmann|
|Chair of Economics and Social Policy||Prof. Dr. Matthias Wrede|
|Assistant Professorship for Macroeconomics and Labor Market Research||Prof. Dr. Britta Gehrke|
|Assistant Professorship for Behavioral Economics||Prof. Dr. Verena Utikal|