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Gerhard Lechner joins research platform

posted Jul 18, 2017, 2:30 AM by Stefan Palan   [ updated Jul 18, 2017, 2:58 AM ]
Gerhard Lechner has recently joined the research platform as our first member from the University of Applied Sciences Joanneum. Gerhard is Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Banking and Insurance there. He teaches economics, monetary policy and insurance in both the bachelor’s and master’s programmes. Gerhard studied Economics and Philosophy, gaining a PhD in Philosophy. His fields of research are monetary economics, ethical and social banking, alternative finance and financial economics. Prior to joining academia, he worked in the banking sector (Raiffeisen Zentralbank) as a financial market analyst and in the insurance sector (UNIQA) as an analyst in asset management.