Matthias Sutter is the recipient of the 2018 Hans Kelsen Prize, which is awarded annually by the University of Cologne. As part of the university's excellence initiative, the prize is given to scientists who have displayed an outstanding research record over the past six years.
Matthias Sutter has been appointed a Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Institute for Advanced Studies/Institut für Höhere Studien (IHS) in Vienna. The Institute for Advanced Studies is an independent, non-profit research institute and one of the most renowned social and economic research institutes in Austria. It brings together expertise from economists, sociologists, and political scientists, among others, to address fundamental economic and social problems and policy choices. Founded in 1963 under the auspices of two former Austrian scholars of world renown, Paul F. Lazarsfeld and Oskar Morgenstern, with funds from the Ford Foundation, the IHS is today funded by the Austrian government and by other public organizations.
The Personality and Individual Difference Section of the German Psychological Association awarded Anna Baumert the William-Stern Prize 2017 for outstanding innovative research in personality psychology.
September 18, 2017
Every two years, the Handelsblatt presents a ranking of German-speaking economists. The current list was published in early September 2017 and includes publications by over 3,000 researchers. The category "Current Research Performance" includes all publications from the past five years. Professor Dr Matthias Sutter is placed fifth in this list. The category "Life Achievement" features no less than three institute directors: Professor Martin Hellwig, PhD, is in second place, Matthias Sutter is 30th, and Professor Dr Werner Güth is placed 31st.
Current Research Performance
Prof. Dr. Matthias Sutter, ranked 5th
Prof. em. Martin Hellwig, PhD, ranked 2nd
Prof. Dr. Matthias Sutter, ranked 30th
Prof. em. Dr. Werner Güth, ranked 31st