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March 22, 2023

Prof. Thiess Büttner gave a presentation on “Inflationary Effects of Fiscal Policy: The Role of Fiscal Rules” on the occasion of the “ECB and Its Watchers XXIII” Conference in Frankfurt. See the slides.


March 17, 2023

The exam review for Wirtschaft und Staat is on April 21, 2023 from 11:30-13:00 in LG 0.143. Please take the survey available on StudOn here to register, which is open until April 17, 2023. Please note that one must register for the exam via the aforementioned link in order to participate in the exam review. If you have any question, please contact Maximilian Pöhnlein ( via email.


March 15, 2023

The exam overview for Ökonomie des öffentlichen Sektors will take place on April 17, 2023 in Lange Gasse 20. Please message Maximilian Pöhnlein until  March 31, 2023 via email in order to register. The exact manner of the review will be handled on an individual basis. Please pay attention that a review without prior registration is not possible. Regarding questions, please message Maximilian Pöhnlein ( via email.


February 02, 2023

In the summer term 2023, the Chair of Public Finance offers a seminar on European Integration for Bachelor students. In the seminar, students will discuss INDEPENDENT FISCAL INSTITUTIONS: REVIEWING THE EXPERIENCE. A Q&A meeting will be held on Wednesday 8th of February at 17:00 via Zoom; you are kindly invited to attend. Further information can be found in the announcement and in the syllabus.


December 16, 2022

On Friday, December 16, Prof. Thiess Büttner presented the 19th statement of the independent advisory board of the German stability council. The German version of the statement can be retrieved here. The press release and the recording of the live stream are also available.


November 15, 2022

Prof. Veronika Grimm, the Chair of Economic Theory at FAU-WiSo, is holding the Ludwig Erhard Lecture with Prof. Thiess Büttner, the Chair of Public Finance, moderating on November 23, 2022 at 18:30 in Lange Gasse’s Auditorium 5 in Nuremberg. For more details about the lecture and registration for attending, please see the attached flyer here.


October 14, 2022

The lecture European Economic Integration will take place on Mondays, from 09:45 – 11:15 in H5. This time and room change was neccessary due to room capacity,  if you have questions, please reach out via email (Annalisa Tassi).


September 30, 2022

The exam review for Ökonomie des öffentlichen Sektors will take place on Wednesday, October 19th, at 9am. Please register by October 11th via email (Maximilian Pöhnlein), individual appointments will be coordinated accordingly.


September 27, 2022

The exam reviews for European Economic Integration will take place on Tuesday, October 18th, 2022, in room LG 6.116 from 8:00 to 9:00. Please register by October 13th via email (Annalisa Tassi).


September 27, 2022

The exam overview for the classes  Macroeconomics: Economic Growth and Public Economics is going to take place on Wednesday, 19.10.2022 starting at 10am.  Students wishing to see their exams, please email Boryana Madzharova to schedule an individual appointment.


August 5, 2022

In the winter semester, we will offer a master’s seminar in Public Economics jointly with Prof. Wrede and Prof. Necker. While a first set of topics has already been assigned, a number of topics is still open. The deadline to apply is September 20 via this form. The course description can be found here. Please contact William Dean with any questions.


Past announcements can be found here.