Prof. em. Dr. Werner Güth

Contact Information
Phone: 
+49 228 91416-176
Fax: 
+49 228 91416-55
Room: 
1.4
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Research Focus: 

Experimental Economics, Decision Making Theory, Behavioral Economics

Academic Career: 

• Master degree in economics: University of Münster, 1970
• Research Assistant, University of Münster, 1970 - 1972
• Doctoral Degree: University of Münster, 1972
• DFG Habilitation Scholarship (1974 - 1976)
• Habilitation: University of Münster, 1976
• Research Associate (Post Doc), University of Münster, 1972-1974 and 1976 - 1977
• Professor for economic theory, University of Cologne, 1977 - 1986
• Professor for economic theory, University of Frankfurt (Main), 1986 - 1994
• Professor for economic theory, Humboldt University of Berlin, 1994 - 2001
• Initiator (with Christoph Engel) of the International Max Planck Research School on Adapting Behavior in a Fundamentally Uncertain World , 2006 - 2018
• Director of the Strategic Interaction Group of the Max Planck Institute for Research into Economic Systems (since 2005 Max Planck Institute of Economics) in Jena 2001 – Dec 2014
• Senior Professor at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, 2015 – 2016
• Professor (fama clara) for economics at LUISS University Rome, 2015 – present
• Emeritus director at the Max-Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn, 2015 – present

Visiting Positions

  • Visiting Scholar, Yale University, October – December 1974
  • Visiting Scholar, University of Berkeley, January – September 1975
  • Visiting Scholar at the International Institute of Applied Systems Analysis, February - October 1980 and July - September 1981
  • Visiting Scholar, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, March - April 1982 and March 1998
  • Visiting Scholar, Stanford University USA, June - August 1982
  • Visiting Professor, University of Bielefeld, ZiF (Center for Interdisciplinary Research), 1987-1988
  • Visiting Fellow, University of Indiana, Bloomington, USA, March/April 1992
  • Research Scholar, University of Tilburg, September 1992-October1993 and November 1996-February 1997
  • Visiting Professor, University of Bielefeld, ZiF (Center for Interdisciplinary Research), 1999 - 2000
  • Research Scholar, Australian National University, April – June 2004 and October – November 2006, August 2014
  • Research Scholar, University of Adelaide, September, 2014

 

Publications