Professor for International Economics

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Manuel Oechslin studied in Zurich and Berlin and earned a PhD in Economics from the University of Zurich in 2006. Before joining the University of Lucerne in December 2014, he was an Associate Professor of Economics at Tilburg University, The Netherlands. Manuel’s research focuses on international economics and the political economy of development. He is an extramural fellow of the Center for Research in Economics and Business, Tilburg University. Manuel teaches macroeconomics, international economics and economic development in the new bachelor's program “Economics and Management” at Lucerne University’s youngest school.

Curriculum Vitae Manuel Oechslin (PDF)


Research Priorities

  • Political economics
  • International economics
  • Development economics
  • Macroeconomics

Please see the CV for details.


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