Chair of Development Economics

Chair of Development Economics

New Projects on the Linkages between Growth and Economic Empowerment of Women.

The Development Economics Research Group has been selected for a research program on the linkages between economic growth and the economic empowerment of women. It consists of two projects, one investigating the impact of economic growth on the economic empowerment of women, and the second one is concerned with the impact of gender inequality on economic growth. Further details on the two projects can be found below:

  • Impact of Growth on Women's Economic Empowerment
  • Impact of Gender Inequality on Economic Growth

  • New Project on Reducing Poverty Risk in Developing Countries

    The Development Economics Research Group has also been selected by the Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony to coordinate a research program on 'reducing poverty risk in developing countries'. More information can be found below:

  • Reducing Poverty Risk

  • The job announcements for research positions in these projects can be found here:

  • Job Opportunity

  • Job announcements for student assistant positions:

  • To be announced