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Axel H. Boersch-Supan Edit Profile

economics educator

Axel H. Boersch-Supan, German economics educator. Member American Economics Association, European Economics Association, Econometric Society, Verein fuer Socialpolitik, Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences, German Academy of Sciences, Leopoldina.

Background

Boersch-Supan, Axel H. was born on December 28, 1954 in Darmstadt, Federal Republic of Germany. Son of Wolfgang and Ursula (Biecker) Boersch-S.

Education

Diploma in Mathematics, University Bonn, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1984.

Career

Assistant professor public policy Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1984-1987. Assistant professor economics University Dortmund, 1987-1989. Professor economics University Mannheim, since 1989, director Institute Economics and Statistics, since 1997.

Membership

Member American Economics Association, European Economics Association, Econometric Society, Verein fuer Socialpolitik, Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences, German Academy of Sciences, Leopoldina.

Connections

Married Martina E. Meuer, June 10, 1981. Children: Johanna, Philipp, Christine.

father:
Wolfgang Boersch-S.

mother:
Ursula (Biecker) Boersch-S.

spouse:
Martina E. Meuer

child:
Johanna Boersch-Supan

child:
Philipp Boersch-Supan

child:
Christine Boersch-Supan