The Institute welcomes its new director Prof. Dr. Matthias Sutter who is going to establish a research group on experimental economics. A native Austrian, Sutter received his PhD and habilitation in economics from the University of Innsbruck and was professor of experimental economics at the European University Institute in Florence, the University of Göteborg and the University of Innsbruck. Before moving to the MPI Bonn he was excellence professor at the University of Cologne where he remains affiliated. His research interests focus on the experimental analysis of credence goods markets and how economic preferences develop in childhood.
August 1, 2017