Center for European Governance and Economic Development Research
|Research type||Interdisciplinary research institute|
Field of research
|European integration, governance and development research|
|Campus||University of Göttingen|
The Center for European, Governance and Economic Development Research (cege) is an interdisciplinary research institute of the University of Göttingen, Germany. The cege was founded in 1999 by Prof. Dr. Renate Ohr. It analyzes European and global economic structures, the effects of economic incentives on a national and international scale, as well as with processes of growth and development in developed and developing countries.
The members of the cege are professors from the fields of economics, business administration, economic history, agricultural economics, law and political science:
- Prof. Dr. Hartmut Berghoff
- Prof. Dr. Kilian Bizer
- Prof. Dr. Andreas Busch
- Prof. Dr. Stephan von Cramon-Taubadel
- Prof. Ingo Geishecker, PhD
- Prof. Dr. Claudia Keser
- Prof. Stephan Klasen, PhD
- Prof. Dr. Andreas Oestreicher
- Prof. Dr. Renate Ohr
- Prof. Dr. Gerhard Rübel
- Prof. Dr. Frank Schorkopf
- Prof. Dr. Robert Schwager
- Prof. Dr. Achim Spiller
- Prof. Dr. Gerald Spindler
- Prof. Dr. Peter-Tobias Stoll
The cege conducts researches and supports research projects in the fields European integration, governance and development research.
On a regular basis, the cege organizes symposiums on current European policy issues.
- On the importance of referenda in the process of European integration, 2009 (Participants among others: Lars Feld, Roland Vaubel, Christian Calliess)
- Globalisation in critical discussion (Participants among others: Norbert Berthold, Rolf Langhammer, Wilhelm Kohler)
- Globalisation - A challenge for economic policy 2003 (Participants among others: Friedrich L. Sell, Axel Dreher, Wolf Schäfer)
Third-party funded projects
Cege is involved in the project "Responsive Regulation of Innovation Behaviour for Sustainability (ReSINa)“. ReSINa is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research. It is a joint project of the University of Göttingen (cege – Center for European, Governance and Economic Development Research), the University of Augsburg (CEPRA – Centre for Performance Research & Analytics) and the College of Darmstadt (sofia – Society for Institutional Analysis).
- GESIS – SofisWiki. Website of the Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences
- University of Göttingen - Chair of Economic Policy and SME Research – Research. Website of the University of Göttingen,