In the aftermath of the global financial crises, the Johannes Kepler University founded the Institute for Comprehensive Analysis of the Economy (ICAE) in 2009. At the ICAE, economic developement is understood as a result of the complex interaction between a set of different influencing factors and therefore, a strong emphazise is given to interdisciplinary approaches, conceptual openness and theoretical diversity.
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In his commentary, Philipp Heimberger writes about a major fallacy of economist Hans-Werner Sinn.
Jakob Kapeller talks in a radio program about the sociologist, self-reinforcing effects and path dependence.
42 million euros additional budget deficit for Germany. Philipp Heimberger writes on why this is miscalculation and the serious consequences.
Errors in calculation model of EU budget monitoring result in excessive austerity. An article by Philipp Heimberger.