Activities

  • Teaching Latin America

    • Seminars, supervision of bachelor and master theses and dissertations


  • Network activities

    • Collaboration in the board of the International Network for Economic Research (INFER): Organization of conferences
    • Collaboration in the board of the U4 cluster: Organization of the SSEL - Social Sciences Economics and Law Conference (Uni Ghent, Uni Uppsala, Uni Groningen, Uni Göttingen)
    • Member of the Center for Global Migration Studies at the University of Göttingen (CeMIG)
    • Member of the Center for European, Governance and Development Research at the University of Göttingen (Cege)
    • Member of the Arnoldshain Network (association of European and Latin American researchers), called Arnoldshain Seminar (network of researchers from Europe and Latin America)


  • Conferences

    • Organization of one conference per year (2019 in Bournemouth, Great Britain; 2020 Corona-related cancelled; 2021 in Alicante & Castellón, Spain)
    • Arnoldshain Seminars:
      -Arnoldshain X: Development, equity and policy in Latin America in the aftermath of the global economic and financial crisis, June 29th - July 2nd, 2011 in Göttingen and Merseburg
      -Arnoldshain XI: Migration, Development, and Demographic Change – Problems, Consequences, Solutions, June 25 – 28, 2013, in Antwerp
      -Arnoldshain XII: Globalization, development and human capital. The role of networking and information, September 23 – 26, 2014, in Valencia and Vila-real
      -20 Years of Arnoldshain: 20 Years of Challenges for Integration, Globalization, and Development, September 14 – 18, 2015 in Frankfurt and Arnoldshain
      -Arnoldshain XIV: Institutions, Trade, and Economic Policy, October 3 – 6, 2016 in Córdoba and La Cumbre


  • Cooperation with Spain and Latin AmericaUniversidad Jaume I, Castellón,



  • Discussion contributions (4-8 per year)

  • Implementation of the admission procedure for the M.Sc. Development Economics (approx. 900 applications per year; places per year: 30)

  • Coordination of the M.Sc. Development Economics (application and admission procedures, introductory and feedback events, support for M.Sc. Development Economics students, inquiries from prospective students)


Activities