Ernst-O. Schulze, Director of Business and Administration at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) in Mannheim between 1990 and 2004, celebrates his 75th birthday on July 23, 2014. ZEW President Professor Clemens Fuest and Thomas Kohl, Schulze's successor as Director of Business and Administration, are happy to take this opportunity and honour the birthday celebrant. As an experienced research manager, Schulze contributed largely to the successful development of ZEW, which is now a research institute with a strong national and international reputation. On behalf of the entire ZEW staff, they cordially congratulate him on his birthday.