FUTURAS IN RES
Biological Transformation of Manufacturing

Prof. Dr. Christoph M. Schmidt

President, RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research

Personal Statement

"Background: seminal decline of aggregate productivity; ensuing demographic change
Innovations as principal driving force of productivity growth
Innovation policy as a decisive catalyst"

Work experience

President, RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
Professor of Economics and Econometrics, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Chairman, The German Council of Economic Experts

Course of studies

1995Habilitation (Dr.rer.pol.habil.), LMU München
1991Ph D in Economics, Princeton University
1987Diplom-Volkswirt, Universität Mannheim

Sessions