Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. pol. habil. Fritz Söllner

Visiting address:
98693 Ilmen
Room 2215

Postal address:
98684 Ilmenau
Please address general inquiries to the secretary's office or to the departmental e-mail address.

+49 (0) 3677 69-2658

Office hours:
by arrangement

Scientific career

  • 1982-1987: Studies of Business Administration (Dipl.) at the University of Bayreuth

  • 1987: Dipl.-Kaufmann degree

  • 1990: Dr.rer.pol., dissertation topic: The inflation tax in developing countries

  • 1996: Dr.rer.pol.habil., habilitation thesis topic: Thermodynamics and Environmental Economics

  • 1989-1997: Assistant at the Chair of Economics III (Finance) at the University of Bayreuth

  • 1991-1992: Research stay as John F. Kennedy Fellow at Harvard University (Center for European Studies), Cambridge/USA

  • 1997-1998: C4 professorship for economics (especially finance) at the TU Ilmenau

  • since 1998 holder of the chair

  • Member of the Verein für Socialpolitik, the Hayek Society and the Network for Academic Freedom

Research focus

  • Migration policy

  • Environmental economics and policy

  • Theory and politics of fiscal equalization

  • History of economic thought

Teaching: Lectures in the fields of

  • Fundamentals of economics

  • Finance

  • New Political Economy