Hans-Werner Sinn is President emeritus at the ifo Institute for Economic Research and Professor at the University of Munich. He founded and governed the international CESifo research network and the Center for Economic Studies. He received four honorary doctoral degrees and was both President of the International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF) and the German Economic Association (Verein für Socialpolitik). In recent years, his work focused primarily on the euro, the financial crisis, the European Central Bank, green energy, demography and migration, and on the current Brexit negotiations. He previously conducted extensive research into German reunification, taxation, systems competition and insurance.
Important notice: Professor Sinn is not a member of a political party and does not participate in party events.