Prof. Dr. Carsten Burhop

Position: 
Research Affiliate
Contact Information
External Contact Information
Phone: 
Tel.: (0228) 73-5172
Universität Bonn
Abt. Verfassungs-, Sozial- und Wirtschaftsgeschichte, Raum 1.018
Konviktstraße 11
D–53113 Bonn

Research Focus: 

Financial and economic history, Corporate Governance, Patent markets, Historical macroeconomics

Academic Career: 
  • Spring 2009, Visiting Academic, Yale University, Department of Economics
  • Spring 2005 and Spring 2008, Visiting Academic, University of Warwick, Department of Economics
  • 08/2003-02/2007, Assistant Professor, Münster University, Department of Economics, Institute for Economic History
  • 02/2000-07/2003, Researcher, Center for Development Research, Bonn University
  • 2005, Habiliation in Economics, Münster University
  • 2002, Dr. phil., Constitutional, Social, and Economic History, Bonn University
  • 2000, Dipl. Volkswirt, Bonn University

Current research projects

  • The political economy and economics of corporate governance in Germany, 1860-1940 (funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschft, 2012-2015)
  • Merck – A history (funded by E. Merck, 2013-2018)
  • Initial public offerings and capital market development in the German Empire, 1871-1938 funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, 2008-2014

Publications