Jakob von Weizsäcker

Research Fellow at Bruegel

Jakob von Weizsäcker is a Research Fellow at Bruegel, the Brussels based think tank, working on migration, social insurance, ageing and economic development. He joined Bruegel from the World Bank in Washington (2002-2005) where he was Country Economist for Tajikistan. Previously, he worked for the Federal Economics Ministry in Berlin (2001-2002) where he headed the Office of a Junior Minister and Vesta, a venture capital firm (2000-2001). Before that, he held research positions at the Center for Economic Studies in Munich and CIRED in Paris.

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CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey