Brandt School Universität Erfurt

Prof. Dr. Tobias Knedlik

Prof. Dr. Tobias Knedlik is Professor for Economics, specifically International Economics at Fulda University of Applied Sciences. Priorly, he has been Visiting Professor for International Economics at the University Erfurt and Research Associate at the Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Halle, amongst others. Originally from Ilmenau, he studied Economics at the University of Würzburg and the University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa. Afterwards, he earned a Ph.D. from the University of Bremen in international currency and exchange policy with a particular focus on emerging markets. He has authored or edited a number of books and articles, predominantly on the economics of developing countries. Prof. Dr. Knedlik is a member of various societies and has taught courses on topics such as globalization and monetary theory and policy both at German universities and abroad (South Africa, Ethiopia).

Courses taught at the Brandt School:

  • IPE: Introduction to International Political Economy (WS 2007/08)

  • IPE: Economic Development (WS 2008/09 and 2009/10)

  • Economic Analysis and Modeling (WS 2008/09 and 2012/13)

  • IPE: Economics of International Trade (SS 2009)

  • IPE: International Financial Stability (SS 2009)

  • IPE: International Monetary Policy (WS 2010/11, SS 2008)

  • IPE: Fundamentals of International Political Economy (WS 2015/16 and 2016/17)