Professor Frank Pisch

Prof. Ph.D. Frank Pisch

Head of the Chair Microeconomics


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Work S1|03 182
Hochschulstraße 1
64289 Darmstadt

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Current Position

Previous Positions


Research Affiliations and Memberships

Visiting Experience

  • Visiting student at Harvard Economics Department (2016-2017)

Research Grants

  • 2021 SNF Project Grant – Principle Investigator, with Sarah Lein (app. 460k CHF)
  • 2020 Start-up Research Grant, Uni St. Gallen (app. 20k CHF)
  • 2018 Grant by the Wachter-Foundation (15k CHF)
  • 2014 Data Without Boundaries “TransNational Access” (bursary)
  • Since 2018, Joint Workshop in International Economics (Zurich – St. Gallen, annual)
  • Since 2018, Joint Workshop in Applied Micro (Constance – St. Gallen, annual)

The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Economica, European Economic Review, The Economic Journal, Journal of International Economics, Review of International Economics, Journal of Development Economics, Resource and Energy Economics, Review of World Economics

Frank Pisch's interests lie in how firms organise and manage modern production networks, why they do so, and what their decisions imply for welfare.

Find recent work and refereed publications here ..