Chair of Public Economics ('Juniorprofessur')

Assistant Professor Dr. Thushyanthan Baskaran

EDUCATION

  • 01/ 2010: University of Heidelberg (Germany), Alfred-Weber-Institute for Economics, Doctorate in Economics.
  • 10/ 2000 – 09/ 2004: Free University of Berlin (Germany), Faculty of Economics, Diplom-Volkswirt (equivalent to M.Sc. in Economics).



EMPLOYMENT

  • Since 10/ 2011: University of Göttingen (Germany), Assistant professor (W1), Department of Economics.
  • 09/ 2010 – 09/ 2011: University of Gothenburg (Sweden), Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Economics & Gothenburg Centre of Globalization and Development.
  • 10/ 2006 – 08/ 2010: University of Heidelberg (Germany), Research and teaching assistant, Chair for Public Economics.
  • 06/ 2005 – 09/ 2006: University of Marburg (Germany), Research and teaching assistant, Chair for Public Economics.



RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Public Economics
  • Development Economics
  • Political Economics



SELECTED PUBLICATIONS