Academic QualificationsStudy of economics in Basle and Cambridge (England); B.A. in Economics 1964 and Ph.D. in Economics 1965. In 1969, after a two-year stay in the United States, Habilitation in Basle.
- Guest Professor at the Zeppelin University, Friedrichshafen, Germany, since 2012
- Research Director of CREMA Center for Research in Economics, Management and the Arts, Zurich.
Main Research Activities
Application of economics in non-economic fields: politics (Economic Theory of Politics and International Political Economy), environment, family, conflict, history and art; theory of economic policy. More recently, research into connection between economics and psychology.