Professor Reint E. Gropp, PhD
Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) – Member of the Leibniz Association
Professor of Economics
Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
Center for Financial Studies (CFS), Frankfurt
- financial economics
- corporate finance
- money and banking
Reint E. Gropp joined the Institute as President in November 2014. He is also a Professor of Economics at the Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg. He is Fellow of the Center for Financial Studies, Frankfurt, and serves as a consultant for the Bank of Canada.
Reint E. Gropp studied Economics at the universities of Freiburg and Wisconsin-Madison, where he obtained a PhD in Economics in 1994. Prior to his appointment at the IWH, he held the endowed Chair for Sustainable Banking and Finance at Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main and worked for the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as well as the European Central Bank (ECB), where he was Deputy Head of the Financial Research Division.