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journalist

Gerhard E. Schwarz, Austrian journalist. Member Mont Pelerin Society, American Economic Association, Friedrich-August-von-Hayek Association (president), Progress Foundation (board directors), St. Gallen Foundation International Studies (board directors), Swiss Institute International Studies (board directors), International Institute Austrian Economics, Liberales Institute (board directors), Schweizer Monatshefle (board directors).

Background

Schwarz, Gerhard E. was born on April 19, 1951 in Hard, Vorarlberg, Austria. Arrived in Switzerland, 1969. Son of Alois and Herma (Gasser) Schwarz.

Education

License oeconomicarum, University St. Gallen, Switzerland, 1973. Doctor oeconomicarum, University St. Gallen, 1980. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1996.

Career

Teaching assistant University St. Gallen, 1973-1979. Marketing researcher Hilti AG, Liechtenstein, 1980. Journalist Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Zurich, Switzerland, 1981-1982, correspondent Paris, 1983-1986, economics editor Zurich, 1987-1993, head economic and business section, since 1994.

Lecturer University Zürich, Switzerland, since 1989.

Membership

Member Mont Pelerin Society, American Economic Association, Friedrich-August-von-Hayek Association (president), Progress Foundation (board directors), St. Gallen Foundation International Studies (board directors), Swiss Institute International Studies (board directors), International Institute Austrian Economics, Liberales Institute (board directors), Schweizer Monatshefle (board directors).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, bridge.

Connections

Married Doris Dürrenberger, March 1978. Children: Christina, Claudia, Kathrin.

father:
Alois Schwarz

mother:
Herma (Gasser) Schwarz

spouse:
Doris Dürrenberger

child:
Christina Schwarz

child:
Claudia Schwarz

child:
Kathrin Schwarz