Bachelor in Economics with honors, University Würzburg. Australia, 1962; Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1969.
Research assistant World Bank, Washington, 1965. Teaching fellow, research fellow Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1965-1968. Lecturer Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 1969-1973.
Fellow University Sussex, Falmer, England, since 1973. Consultant United Nations Industrial Development Organization/United Nations Development Programme, Cyprus, 1987, Official development assistance, Vietnam, 1993, World Bank, 1990, United Nations Industrial Development Organization, China, 1994. Visiting professor People University China, Beijing, 1992.
Member Royal Economics Society, Development Studies Association.
Married Barbara Einhorn, August 23, 1969. Children: Benjamin, Simon.