Teaching on Latin America

Seminars, supervision of bachelor and master theses and dissertations.

Network activities


  • 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 29 - July 2, 2011; Göttingen and Merseburg.
    • Arnoldshain XI: Migration, Development, and Demographic Change – Problems, Consequences, Solutions; 25 - 28 July, 2013; Antwerp.
    • Arnoldshain XII: Globalization, development and human capital. The role of networking and information.; 23 - 26 September, 2014: Valencia and Villarreal.
    • 20 Years of Arnoldshain: 20 Years of Challenges for Integration, Globalization, and Development; 14 - 18 September, 2015; Frankfurt and Arnoldshain.
    • Arnoldshain XIV: Institutions, Trade, and Economic Policy; 3 - 6 October, 2016; Córdoba and La Cumbre.

    Cooperation with Spain and Latin America

    Discussion papers

    (4-8 per year).

    Implementation of the admission procedure for the M.Sc. Development Economics

    Applications per year: approx. 900; admissions 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.