The German Council of Economic Experts

Postal address:
Statistisches Bundesamt
65180 Wiesbaden | Germany

Visitor address:
Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 11
12th floor | 65189 Wiesbaden

Phone: +49 611 – 75-2390
Fax: +49 611 – 75-2538
email: srw[at]

Prof. Dr. Claudia M. Buch

Prof. Claudia M. Buch

Council member since 1st March 2012.

Professor Claudia M. Buch, born in 1966, studied Economics at Bonn University. From 1992 to 2003, she was research associate at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy where she became head of the research area "Financial Markets" in 1998. She finished her doctorate in 1996 and her habilitation (postgradual qualification) in 2002, both at the Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel. In 2004, she became Professor in Economics, focusing on money and currency, at Tuebingen University. She has been Scientific Director of the Institute for Applied Economic Research (IAW) in Tuebingen from 2005 to mid 2013. In June 2013, she became president of the Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) and professor in economics at Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg.

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