Forschung Volkswirtschaftliches Institut
The research focus of the department is in the following three fields:
  • Monetary Macroeconomics
  • Empirical Public Economics
  • Organizational and Industrial Economics

In addition, several members of the department are involved in some of the research centers of the university, i.e. the Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research (environmental economics), the Center for Regional Economic Development (regional economics) and the World Trade Institute (international economics).