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Stand: October 8, 2019

Dr. Christiane Joerk

Programme Director
Humanities and Social Sciences 2: Social and Behavioural Sciences

E-Mail: Christiane.Joerk@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2451
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

112-01 Economic Theory
112-02 Economic Policy and Public Finance
112-03 Business Administration
112-05 Economic and Social History

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

112-04 Statistics and Econometrics

Support of DFG Statutory Bodies

German Committee Future Earth

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Advanced Studies Centres in SSH

2774 Foundations of Law and Finance

Priority Programmes

1578 Financial Market Imperfections and Macroeconomic Performance
1764 The German Labor Market in a Globalized World: Challenges through Trade, Technology, and Demographics
1859 Experience and Expectation: Historical Foundations of Economic Behaviour

Research Units

1452 Marketing of Products in the Age of Digital Social Media (first funding period: Marketing of Hedonic Media Products in the Age of Digital Social Media)
1882 Psychoeconomics. Interacting Decision Processes and Their Consequences for Economic Performance
2161 Organized Creativity - Practices for Inducing and Coping with Uncertainty
2738 Understanding the Behaviour of Multinational Corporations in the Context of International Tax Institutions

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


190 Rationality and Competition: The Economic Performance of Individuals and Firms
224 Economic Perspectives on Societal Challenges: Equality of Opportunity, Market Regulation, and Financial Stability
266 Accounting for Transparency

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2126 ECONtribute: Markets & Public Policy

Collaborative Research Centres

823 Statistik nichtlinearer dynamischer Prozesse

Graduate Schools

26 Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences: Empirical and Quantitative Methods
1019 Graduate School of Decision Sciences

International Research Training Groups

1792 High Dimensional nonstationary time series

Research Training Groups

1723 Globalization and Development
1928 Microeconomic Determinants of Labor Productivity
1974 Competition Economics
2201 Advanced Optimization in a Networked Economy (AdONE)
2281 The Macroeconomics of Inequallity
2484 Regional disparities and economic policy