Carlos Kurschilgen

Research Focus: 
  • Experimental Public Choice: Legitimacy Theory, Voting
  • Behavioral Economics: Uncertainty, Learning, Fairness
Academic Career: 
  • Since 09/2010: Research fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods.
  • 10/2004 – 05/2010: Magister of Political Science, Law and Economics at the University of Bonn, Germany. Thesis title: “Hüter der Verfassung oder Ersatzgesetzgeber? – Eine Analyse der Rolle des Bundesverfassungsgerichts im politischen System der Bundesrepublik Deutschland”.
  • 08/2006 – 02/2007: Exchange semester at the Université des Sciences Sociales, Toulouse, France.

Professional Career

  • 12/2008 – 08/2010: Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods. Undergraduate research assistant.
  • 05/2008 – 06/2008: Internship at DW-World, Bonn, Germany.
  • 08/2004 – 12/2009: Project assistant at a business consultancy.

Publications