Professor Dr. Helmut Wagner

Curriculum Vitae

Present position

Chair in Macroeconomics, Faculty of Economics, University of Hagen Since 1995
Director at the Hagen Institute for Management Studies (Macromanagement) Since 2000
Non-Resident Senior Fellow at AICGS, Johns-Hopkins University, USA Since 1998

Previous positions

Visiting Scholar, BIS Residential Office for Asia and the Pacific, Hong Kong 2016
Visiting Scholar, IMF, Asia and Pacific Department, Washington DC 2015
Visiting Professor, Xiamen University, China 2015
Visiting Professor, Harvard University 2014
Research Associate, EUSI, Tokyo (Keio and Hitotsubashi University) 2010 - 2012
Visiting Professor, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Institute of Economic Research 2009
Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco 2008
Visiting Professor, Princeton University, Department of Economics 2006-2007
Visiting Scholar, International Monetary Fund / Research Department, Fiscal Affairs Department and IMF Institute, Washington, D.C. 2005/2004/2003/2000/1997
Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Economics, University of Hagen 2003 - 2005
Dean of the Faculty of Economics, University of Hagen 2001 - 2003
Visiting Fellow, NBER, Cambridge, Mass. 2000
Visiting Scholar, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.


Visiting Professor, University of Budapest 1998
Visiting Scholar, Johns Hopkins University, AICGS, Washington, D.C. 1997
Jean Monnet Chair of European Integration 1994 - 1995
Visiting Professor, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 1991 - 1992
Visiting Scholar, Bank of Japan, Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies, Tokyo 1988
Visiting Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, Mass. 1987
Chair and Professor of Economics, HWP University of Hamburg 1982 - 1995
Visiting Professor, University of California, Berkeley and Riverside 1982 - 1983
Assistant Professor, RWTH Aachen 1978 - 1982
Assistant Lecturer, Universität Regensburg 1977

Academic degrees

Habilitation, RWTH Aachen 1981
Dr. rer. pol., Univ. Regensburg 1976
Diploma in Sociology 1975
Diploma in Economics 1974


Economics, sociology and mathematics at University of Regensburg 1970 - 1977
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