Faculty of Economic Sciences
Faculty of Economic Sciences

Faculty of Economic Sciences

Handelsblatt ranking: Holiger Strulik, top economist in the German-speaking world

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Prof. Dr. Strulik, the Chair of Macroeconomics and Development at the Faculty of Economic Sciences, is now ranked as the top research-oriented economist in the German-speaking world, according to the new Handelsblatt ranking. In places 35 and 44 are respectively, Prof. Dr. Helmut Herwartz (Chair of Econometrics) and Prof. Stephan Klasen, PhD (Chair of Development Economics). Recent research was evaluated for the ranking, primarily publications in prestigious field-specific journals within the last five years. The ranking included 100 people. In the ranking of the best research faculties in economics, Göttingen placed number 6, up three places from the last evaluation in 2015.

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Chinese delegation visits the Faculty - Information about the research and teaching programmes

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On the 29th of August 2017, a number of Chinese doctoral students visited the Faculty of Economic Sciences to learn about the research and teaching programmes, particularly those focused on development economics. The young researchers were taking part in a week long round trip to several renowned German universities. The trip was organized by the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the Sino-German Center for Research Promotion in Peking (Beijing).

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