Dr Peter Haug
Economist in the Department of Structural Change and Productivity
Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) – Member of the Leibniz Association
- efficiency of public service provision
- local public finance
- local public economics
- municipal infrastructure and demographic change
- data protection officer
Peter Haug joined in 2002, since 2010 he is senior economist at the IWH. He is working in the Department of Structural Change and Productivity since 2017. His research focuses on local public finance, local public economics and efficiency of public service provision.
Peter Haug studied economics at the University of Passau. Then he worked as a research assistant at the Institute of Public Finance of the Helmut-Schmidt-University in Hamburg where he received his PhD in 2003. The title of his PhD thesis was "Kommunale Wirtschaftsförderung – Eine theoretische und empirische Analyse" [Local Economic Development – A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis].