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Axel Dreher, PhD Biography

Professor of International and Development Politics at Heidelberg University (Germany)
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Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor of International and Development Politics, Heidelberg University (Germany), 2011-present
  • Professor of International and Development Economics, Georg-August University Goettingen (Germany), 2008-2011
  • Managing Director, Center for European, Governance and Development Research, Georg-August University Goettingen (Germany), 2009-2011
  • Visiting Professor, University of Rennes 1 (France), 2011
  • Consultant (external), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) (Frankfurt, Germany), 2009-2010
  • Assistant Professor in Economics, Chair of Applied Economics, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, Department of Management, Technology, and Economics, ETH Zurich (Switzerland), 2005-2008
  • Visiting Professor of Development Economics, Georg-August University Goettingen (Germany), 2008
  • Visiting Researcher, CES (Munich, Germany), 2007
  • Visiting Researcher, RWI Essen (Essen, Germany), 2006
  • Visiting Researcher, Kiel Institute for World Economics (Kiel, Germany), 2006
  • Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Konstanz (Germany) and Thurgau Institute of Economics (Switzerland), 2004-2005
  • Economist (external), International Monetary Fund, Independent Evaluation Office (IEO), Washington, DC, 2004-2005
  • Lecturer of Economics, University of Exeter, School of Business and Economics (United Kingdom), 2003-2004
  • Visiting Professor, Economics Education and Research Consortium, Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (Kiev, Ukraine), 2004
  • Lecturer of Economics, University of Mannheim (Germany), 2000-2003
  • PhD, Economics, University of Mannheim (Germany), 2003
  • MA, Economics, University of Mannheim (Germany), 1999
  • Studies in Economics, University of Mannheim (Germany), 1994-1999
  • Recipient, Excellence Award of the KfW Development Bank for policy relevant development research, 2010
  • Recipient, Publication Award of the Friends and Sponsors of RWI, 2009
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  1. Does Legal Prostitution Lead to Human Trafficking and Slavery?