Prof. Dr. Trevor Evans

Department of Business and Economics
Professor for Monetary Theory, Monetary Policy and International Currency Relations
Specialist area: Macroeconomics

T: +49 (0)30 30877-1277

Visitor's address
Schöneberg Campus
Building B
Room 246
Badensche Straße 50-51
10825 Berlin

Postal address
Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin
Schöneberg Campus
Badensche Straße 52
10825 Berlin


Academic and Professional Career

  • Studied Political Science at the University of Kent at Canterbury and Economics at the University of London
  • Research Assistant at Birkbeck College, University of London
  • Research Fellow at Open University, Milton Keynes
  • Director of Research / Research consultant at the Coordinadora Regional de Investigaciones Económicas y Sociales, Managua, Nicaragua
  • Visiting Professor / Professor at the University of Applied Sciences, Berlin
  • Professor at the Berlin School of Economics and Law

Key Aspects of practise

  • Workshop for Alternative Economic Policy in Europe
  • Rosa Luxemburg Foundation

International contacts (e. g.)

  • School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London
  • Universidad Centroamericana, Managua, Nicaragua
  • Middlesex University
  • Universitat von Amsterdam
  • Université Paris-Nord

Expert for

  • Monetary theory
  • Monetary policy
  • International money and finance

Key Aspects in Teaching

  • International economics
  • Political Economy of Modern Capitalism
  • Money and Finance
  • Macroeconomics

Research Projects and Fields

  • The political economy of international money & capital markets
  • The US economy and its international impact
  • European economic policy
  • Finance and development

Selected, current Publications

  • ‘Le corporation non finanziarie ed il ciclo economico USA dal 1971 al 2001’, in Antonio Pagliarone and Giuseppe (eds.), Ma Il Capitalismo Si Espande Ancora?, Asterios Editore, Trieste, 2008, pp. 34-55
  • ‘Die internationalen Finanziellen Turbulenzen’, in Miren Etxezarreta et al, EuroMemo 2007, VSA Verlag, Hamburg, 2008, pp. 143-162 (English version at; shortened Norwegian version in Kirsten Nordhaug and Helene Bank, Fritt fall. Finanskrisen og utveier, Oslo, 2009, pp. 11-22)
  • ‘The 2002-2007 US economic expansion and the limits of finance-led capitalism’, Studies in Political Economy, 83, May 2009, pp. 33-59
  • ‘Money and finance today’, in John Grahl (ed.), Global Finance and Social Europe, Edward Elgar, 2009, pp. 1-28
  • ‘International finance’, in John Grahl (ed.), Global Finance and Social Europe, Edward Elgar, 2009, pp. 29-52
  • ‘Verlauf und Erklärungsfaktoren der internationalen Finanzkrise‘, in Christoph Scherrer, Bernd Overwien and Thomas Dürmeier (Hrsg.), Perspektiven auf die Finanzkrise, Budrich Verlag, 2011, pp. 28-49 (In English: ‘Five explanations for the international financial crisis’, IPE Berlin Working Paper No. 8, June 2010)
  • ‘The crisis in the Euro area’, International Journal of Labour Research, vol. 3, no. 1, May 2011, pp. 97-113