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Top-flight German business prof faces severe accusations of academic misconduct

One of the most successful German business professors is currently facing awkward questions about …

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An economic explanation of Bayern's failure

Football and (the limits of) Economics (Photo by Anton via Wikipedia)
Yesterday’s Champions League final …

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The Economics of Success – Why Bayern Munich will beat Chelsea

I’m neither a supporter of Bayern Munich nor of Chelsea FC. In Germany, I …

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On the merits of repeating oneself – A conference in defense of Bruno Frey

On 9 December, Jürgen Backhaus, Professor of Economics  at the University of Erfurt and  …

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An Interview with Richard Easterlin

From my point of view Richard Easterlin is a strong candidate for the Nobel …

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Save the Euro, for God's sake!

I think this  really deserves some publicity.
Twelve european top economists just published a dramatic …

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How Economics is loosing its memory

Right in the middle of a deep crisis of established economic theory the history …

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