Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ansgar Belke
- Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ansgar Belke
Universität Duisburg-Essen, Campus Essen
Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Lehrstuhl für Volkswirtschaftslehre,
- WST B 10.10
- +49 201 183-2277
- +49 201 183-4181
- ansgar.belke (at) uni-due.de
Prof. Dr. Ansgar Belke is Full Professor of Macroeconomics and Director of the Institute of Business and Economic Studies (IBES) at the University of Duisburg-Essen. Since 2012 he is (ad personam) Jean Monnet Professor. Moreover, he is member of the Adjunct Faculty Ruhr Graduate School in Economics (RGS Econ) and visiting professor at the Europa-Institute at Saarland University, Saarbrucken, and the Hertie School of Governance, Berlin.
Ansgar Belke was visiting researcher at the IMF in Washington/DC, CentER Tilburg, CEPS Brussels, IfW Kiel, DIW Berlin and OeNB Vienna. Furthermore, he was Research Director for International Macroeconomics at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW), Berlin, and now is Research Professor at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), Brussels.
He is President of the European Economics and Finance Society (EEFS), member of the "Monetary Expert Panel" of the European Parliament, the Scientific Advisory Council of IAW Tubingen, the Councils of "Arbeitskreis Europäische Integration" (AEI), the "Institut für Europäische Politik" (IEP), the Executive Committee of the International Atlantic
Economic Society (IAES) and the Scientific Committee of the International Network for Economic Research (INFER). He is also Research Fellow of IZA Bonn and CELSI (Bratislava), member of the professional central bank watchers group "ECB Observer", member of the Bureau of European Policy Analysis (BEPA) Visitors Programme of the European Commission, external consultant of DG ECFIN of the European Commission, external consultant of the European Union Committee of the House of Lords (UK) and he successfully conducted research projects on behalf of the German Federal Ministries of Finance, and of Labour and Social Affairs.
He serves as editor-in-chief of "Credit and Capital Markets – Kredit und Kapital", "Konjunkturpolitik – Applied Economics Quarterly" and as co-editor of "International Journal of Financial Studies", "Empirica", "International Economics and Economic Policy", "Journal of Economic Studies", "Vierteljahreshefte für Wirtschaftsforschung", "Aestimatio – The International IEB Journal of Finance", "Economics" (Kiel Institute of the World Economy), as editor of the book series "Financial and Monetary Policy Studies", Springer, and as coeditor of the book series "Quantitative Ökonomie", Eul Verlag.
He published widely in international refereed journals and other outlets, has regular appearances in the printed press and in national and international TV broadcasts. His research leads to rank 11 of the Handelsblatt-Ranking, which incorporates 3600 german-speaking economists. Furthermore, he is in the top 1% of the European Repec / Ideas Ranking. He spoke as keynote lecturer at a wide array of conferences, among them in 2010 the "Jeddah Economic Forum", Jeddah/Saudi-Arabia, the "Global Economic Fo-rum", Istanbul/Turkey, and the international conference "Policies for Growth and Finan-cial Stability beyond the Crisis – The Scope for Global Cooperation", Mumbai/India, in 2012 the "Asan Plenum" and "The Economist Bellwether Series Conference", both in Seoul/South Korea, in 2014 the "Greek Government Roundtable" in Athens/Greece and in 2014 as Plenary Speaker the ECOMOD Conference in Bali/Bank of Indonesia.
His main areas of interest are in the fields of international macroeconomics, monetary economics, European integration and applied econometrics.