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
Since November 2014, Reint E. Gropp has been President at the Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) and has been 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 and the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.
Reint E. Gropp studied Economics at the Universities of Freiburg and Wisconsin, where he obtained his PhD in Economics from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, in 1994. Prior to his appointment at the IWH, he held the position of chair for Sustainable Banking and Finance at the 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.