I am Professor of Public Policy at the Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences at the University of Bamberg. Previously I was a post-doctoral researcher in the Global Governance research unit at the Berlin Social Science Center (WZB) (2007-2012). I received my PhD from Jacobs University Bremen (2007). My research interests and teaching are in international and comparative political economy, institutionalism, governance and globalization, taxation, financial regulation and social policy.
4 September 2017
Our study for the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is out now. Together with Frank Bandau and Malte Lübker. Find it here.
21 July 2017
We are hiring a PhD or post-doc for our COFFERS work package.
12 June 2017
Together with Lukas Hakelberg I published a piece in "Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte". It can be read here.
5 June 2017
The German Science Foundation (DFG) has decided to fund our new project. Brief outline of the project.
25 April 2017
Our consortium has been awarded a Horizon 2020 grant. Our work package at the University of Bamberg is "Tax Competition in Reverse?". COFFERS will run from November 2016 to October 2019.
2 October 2016
Our article Putting Path Dependence in its Place: Toward a Taxonomy of Institutional Change, Journal of Theoretical Politics, vol. 27 (2015), no. 3, pp. 301-323 (with Lora Viola) has been awarded the Alexander George best article award by APSA’s section on Qualitative and Multi-Method Research.
2 September 2016