Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Herr

Department of Business and Economics

Professor of Supranational Economic Integration

+49 30 30877-1124

Postal address
Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin
Badensche Straße 52

10825 Berlin

Visiting address
Campus Schöneberg
Building B, Room B 2.44
Badensche Straße 50-51
10825 Berlin

1980: Diploma in Economics

1981: Diploma in Business and Economics Pedagogy

1986: Doctorate at the Faculty of Economics at the Free University, Berlin

1991: Post-doctoral lecturing qualification (Dr. habil.) at the Faculty of Economics at the Free University, Berlin

1981: Research assistant at the Institute of Economic Policy at the Free University, Berlin

1986: Research assistant / project leader at the Social Science Research Center Berlin

1991: Private lecturer in Economic Theory and Policy at the Free University, Berlin

1994: Professor at the Berlin School of Economics and Law (formerly FHW Berlin)

Other positions as university teacher: Academic Board in the course of study “Macroeconomic Policy Studies”

Development of the international monetary system

European monetary integration

Transformation processes from planned to market economies


Lectures and seminars on macroeconomics, currency relations and economic policy in the foundation studies and main studies of the courses, “Economics” and “International Business Administration (IBU)”, on the “MBA European and Asia” courses and on the course “Macroeconomic Policy Studies”.

Globalisation and investment activity

Transformation in China

Conduct of research projects (financed by, amongst others, the VW foundation, the German Research Foundation (DFG), the Hans Böckler Foundation, and the European Union) on the problems of transition from planned to market economies, on the limitations and scope of fiscal policy and the development of the international currency system

Regular lectures and consultancy work together with foundation, Inwent (Capacity Building International, Germany) – formerly known as the German Foundation for International Development – particularly in Central Asia and China.

Expert reports for, amongst others, the GTZ (a German state-owned enterprise for international technical cooperation and development) and the Green parliamentary party in the Bundestag.

Regular lectures for the Friedrich-Ebert Foundation, above all in China

Michael Heine, Hansjörg Herr, Volkswirtschaftslehre. Paradigmenorientierte Einführung in die Mikro und Makroökonomie, 3. grundlegend überarbeitete Auflage, München 2003

Hansjörg Herr, Weltmarkt und Unterentwicklung. In: B. Mahnkopf (Hrsg.), Management der Globalisierung. Akteure, Strukturen und Perspektiven, Berlin 2003

Hansjörg Herr, Kurt Hübner, Währung und Unsicherheit in der globalen Ökonomie. Eine geldwirtschaftliche Theorie der Globalisierung, Berlin 2005

Michael Heine, Hansjörg Herr, Die Europäische Zentralbank. Eine kritische Einführung in die Strategie und Politik der EZB, Marburg, zweite Auflage 2006

Michael Heine, Hansjörg Herr, Cornelia Kaiser: Wirtschaftspolitische Regime westlicher Industrieländer – theoretische Analyse und Fallstudien über Japan, Großbritannien, die USA und Deutschland, Baden-Baden 2006

Hansjörg Herr, Das internationale Finanzsystem im Zeitalter der Globalisierung. Online Akademie der Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung 2006

Hansjörg Herr, Milka Kazandzisky, Wages and Regional Coherence in the European Monetary Union, in: E. Hein, J. Priewe, A. Truger (eds.), European Integration in Crisis, Marburg 2007

Trevor Evans, Michael Heine, Hansjörg Herr, Elements of a Monetary Theory of Production, in: E. Hein, A. Truger (eds.), Money, Distribution and Economic Policy. Alternatives to Orthodox Macroeconomics, Cheltenham 2007

Hansjörg Herr, Capital Controls and Economic Development in China, in: Arestis, P., De Paula, L.F., Financial Liberalisation and Economic Performance in Emerging Countries, Basingstoke, New York 2008

Hansjörg Herr, Jan Priewe, The Macroeconomics of Development and Poverty Reduction, second ed. Baden-Baden 2008 (das Buch erschien im Jahre 2006 in chinesischer Sprache im Publishing House der Southwestern University of Finance and Economics in Chengdu/ VR China)

Harvard University, Cambridge, USA

South West University of Economics and Finance, Chengdu, People’s Republic of China

Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics, Nanchang, People’s Republic of China

Zhougnan University of Finance and Economics, Wuhan, People’s Republic of China

Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, People’s Republic of China

University of Economics und Finance, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

Institute for Economic Research, Halle

Regional Central Bank, Berlin and Brandenburg

Central banks in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary

Research institutes in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary and Kyrgyzstan

People’s Bank of China