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I am the online economics editor with the German national newspaper FAZ, heading the online economics and finance desk. Before this, I covered financial markets, IT business and economic research for F.A.Z.’s Sunday issue from 2006 until 2012. I graduated in economics at University of Cologne and in business journalism at the Cologne School of Journalism in Politics and Business. You can contact me via eMail.
In addition, I am a member of the Board of Trustees at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research.
Occasionally, I publish blog posts in English in our economics Blog „Fazit„. You can find the most current ones here:2015-03-13 23:34:35 Read more... 0 comments
Can and should we put IT-monopolies under democratic control? Is it time for a new people’s revolution? We had a heated, funny and insightful discussion at the World Business Dialogue in Cologne in March.
To capture the opportunities of » smart connected products « represent, CEOs must assess their company’s strategy. This was a workshop to help them.
Is the existence of companies a problem for free-market believers? Paul Krugman says so. But why should it?
Top Tax Rates should be 70-80 percent? CEOs pay their employees less if they have a child? And why are rating agencies so bad? There is a lot to be discussed at the AEA meeting. Patrick Bernau has selected his favorite papers.
Fund management companies tend to employ their best people in inefficient markets – and these are not your everyday markets. Everyday markets seem to be too efficient.
All of my English posts.