Department of Economics

Johannes Kepler University

Former Kurt W. Rothschild Lectures

1st Lecture: Anthony B. Atkinson, 1998

The Changing Distribution of Income : Evidence and Explanations

2nd Lecture: Jacques H. Drèze, 1999

On the Macroeconomics of Uncertainty and Incomplete Markets

3rd Lecture: Bruno S. Frey, 2000

What Are the Sources of Happiness?

4th Lecture: Edmond Malinvaud, 2001

On methodology in macroeconomics - with application to the demand for unskilled labour

5th Lecture: Juliet Schor, 2002

Worktime Reduction and Sustainable Consumption, mimeo

6th Lecture: Dani Rodrik, 2003

Towards a New Growth Strategy for Developing Countries

7th Lecture: Robert Rowthorn, 2004

Deindustrialisation in the global context

8th Lecture: Rebecca M. Blank, 2005

What did the 1990s US Welfare Reform Accomplish?

9th Lecture: Peter Bofinger, 2006

Geldpolitische Strategien in Theorie und Praxis

10th Lecture: Martin Hellwig, 2007

Gibt es eine gesellschaftliche Verantwortung von Unternehmen?

11th Lecture:  Barbara R. Bergmann, 2008

Economic Implications of the Decline of Marriage

12th Lecture:  Ewald Nowotny, 2009

Lehren aus der Finanzkrise

13th Lecture:  Tito Boeri, 2010

Migration, Labour Markets and Welfare

14th Lecture:  Andrew Oswald, 2011

Herd Behavior in Humans

15th Lecture: Gunther Tichy, 2012

Banken- und Staatsschuldenkrise: Ursachen, Folgen, Lösungsansätze

16th Lecture: Wendy Carlin, 2013

Macroeconomics and the Financial System - lessons from the past five years

17th Lecture: Francois Bourguignon, 2014

The Globalization of Inequality

18th Lecture: Ernst Fehr, 2015

De gustibus est disputandum – Wie werden Präferenzen gebildet?


19th Lecture: Christian Dustmann,2016

"The Economics and Politics of Refugee Migrations"   


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