Dr. Lutz Depenbusch

Chair of Development Economics, Prof. Klasen
Ph.D. Researcher

Current Field of Research

Agricultural Commercialization and Gender
[Chair of Development Economics, Supervisor: Prof. Stephan Klasen, Global Food Subproject D3]

Research Interests

Development Economics
Institutional Economics
Public Health
Public Economics


  • 10/2011 - 04/2014 M.A. in Development Economics at the University of Göttingen, Thesis: "Child Immunization and Social Capital: Evidence from India"

  • 10/2008 - 09/2011 B.A. in Staatswissenschaften (Economics) with a Minor in Catholic Theology at the University of Erfurt, Thesis: "Die Finanzmarktkrise aus der Sicht Walter Euckens" (The financial crisis from the point of view of Walter Eucken)

  • Professional Experience

  • 10/2013 - 04/2014 Student assistant for data cleaning in the Collaborative Research Centre 990
    "Ecological and Socioeconomic Functions of Tropical Lowland Rainforest Transformation Systems" at the University of Göttingen

  • Sept. 2009 Internship at Ministry of Economics, Technology and Labour of the federal state of Thuringia, Germany; Department of Vocational Education and Qualification

  • 01/2010 - 02/2010 Internship at Bank für Kirche und Caritas (Bank for Church and Caritas); Department of Sustainable Investment

  • Languages

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