Albrecht Ritschl
Professor of Economic History
London School of Economics

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Academic Positions

since 2007 London School of Economics, Economic History Department

2001-2007 Humboldt University of Berlin, Department of Economics

1999-2001 University of Zurich, Department of Economics

1994-1999 Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Department of Economics
Associate Professor (1994-1996: Assistant Professor)

1987-1994 University of Munich, Department of Economics
DFG Research Fellow

Visiting Appointments

2005-2006 University of Pennsylvania, Department of Economics
Visiting Researcher

1991-1992 Princeton University, Department of Economics (International Finance Section)
Visiting Research Officer

Other Appointments

CEPR, London Fellow, International Macroeconomics Programme

CESifo, Munich Fellow, Macroeconomics Programme

Cliometrics Society Trustee

German Federal Ministry of Commerce Member, Academic Advisory Board

Editorships, Editorial Boards

2020- Journal of Political Economy
Editorial Board

2004-2008 European Review of Economic History
Managing Editor

2004-2010 Economic History Yearbook (Jahrbuch fuer Wirtschaftsgeschichte)


1998 University of Munich
"Habilitation": Senior Doctorate in Economics and Economic History

1987 University of Munich
PhD (Dr. oec.publ.) in Economics

1983 University of Munich
B.A. (Diplom-Volkswirt) in Economics

Updated 28 April, 2020