Dr. Oliver Lerbs is the Acting Head of ZEW's Research Department „International Finance and Financial Management“. He studied economics and business administration in Münster and Barcelona and obtained his doctoral degree in economics at the University of Münster in 2012. He joined ZEW in 2013. He coordinates the Research Area „Household Finance and Real Estate“. His current research focuses on household finance, real estate economics, credit and capital markets as well as international trade. He has teaching assignments at universities and universities of applied sciences on a regular basis.

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  • Organisation of Academic Conferences and Workshops

  • Referee-Reports for Scientific Journals, Public Trusts etc.

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Phone: +49 (0)621 1235-147

Fax: +49 (0)621 1235-223

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Doctoral degree/habilitation