Dr Matthias Brachert
Economist in the Department of Structural Change and Productivity
Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) – Member of the Leibniz Association
- cluster genesis of the photovoltaic industry in Eastern Germany
- regional development
- economic convergence
Dr Matthias Brachert is a member of the reserach groups "The Performance of Firms and Regions: Determinants and the Evaluation of Industrial Policy" and "The Impact of Institutions and Social Norms on Preferences and Behavior" at IWH.
He studied economics at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg and at Université de La Réunion, France and joined IWH in 2007. He received his doctor's degree under Ron Boschma at Utrecht University.