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Gerhard Adolf Aschinger Edit Profile

economist , educator

Gerhard Adolf Aschinger, Swiss economist, educator. Recipient Swiss National Foundation grant, 1975-1977. Member American Economics Association, Swiss Economics Association, European Economics Association, Vereín für Socialpolitik.

Background

Aschinger, Gerhard Adolf was born on September 20, 1943 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. Son of Adolf Ernst and Hildegard (Meier) Aschinger.

Education

Master of Arts in Mathematics, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1967. Master of Arts in Economics, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1974.

Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1975.

Career

Assistant in Mathematics Polytech. Institute of Switzerland, Zurich, 1968-1970. Science collaborator in Economics University Zurich, Switzerland, 1970-1975.

Postdoctoral fellow in Economics Yale University, New Haven, 1975-1978. Privatdozent University Basle, Switzerland, 1978-1984. Professor Economics University Fribourg, Switzerland, since 1984.

Consultant Swiss Military System, 1986-1987, Swiss National Foundation, University Fribourg, since 1986.

Membership

Member American Economics Association, Swiss Economics Association, European Economics Association, Vereín für Socialpolitik.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, physical fitness, painting, philosophy, religion.

Connections

Married Nelly Cortes, November 3, 1977. Children: Caroline, Andreas.

father:
Adolf Ernst Aschinger

mother:
Hildegard (Meier) Aschinger

spouse:
Nelly Cortes

children:
Caroline Aschinger

Andreas Aschinger