Felix Roth

Senior Research Fellow, Chair for International Economics, University of Hamburg.

Since 2017, Felix Roth has been a Senior Research Fellow and Project Coordinator at the Chair for International Economics at the University of Hamburg, where he successfully completed his German Habilitation in economics in June 2020 on the topic of Intangible Capital and Labour Productivity Growth and Determinants of Public Support for the Euro. His doctoral thesis in economics was jointly supervised by the London School of Economics and the University of Göttingen where he earned his PhD in Economics in 2007. He studied sociology, economics and European law at Nancy2 and at the University of Munich where he received his Diploma in Sociology in 2003. In his academic research, PD Dr. Roth has concentrated on the impact of intangible capital on labor productivity and economic growth in an EU context, as well as on the impact of the financial and economic crisis on public support for Economic and Monetary Union (EMU), the Euro and the European Central Bank with its relevance for the Economics of EMU and European Integration. He recently received a major research grant under the Horizon2020 GLOBALINTO project (2019-2022), focusing his attention on the contribution of intangible investments to productivity growth. He has published widely in SSCI journals, including the Journal of Common Market Studies, Review of Income and Wealth, Kyklos, Journal of Intellectual Capital and Journal of European Integration, is the author of several monographs and many contributions to collected volumes and SCOPUS articles. PD Dr. Roth has spent over a decade working on EU issues as an expert for DG RTD and JRC, as DG ECFIN Research Fellow in 2014-15, and as a Research Fellow at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels from 2007-2014. His personal homepage can be accessed at: https://www.felixroth.net .

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