Prof. Dr. Ulrich Volz

Function: Senior Researcher

Specialization: Economy

Work areas:

  • Money, banking and finance
  • Sustainable finance
  • Open economy macroeconomics
  • International economic interdependencies
  • Global economic governance
  • Regional coordination Asia

Responsibilities in education and training:

  • Department of Economics, SOAS, University of London
  • Institute for Economic Policy, University of Leipzig


Since 2014

Since 2014 University of Leipzig
Honorary Professor of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Management

Since 2012

SOAS, University of London
Professor of Economics (previously Reader and Senior Lecturer), Department of Economics

Since 2007

German Institute of Development and Sustainability (IDOS)
(until 6/2022 German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE))
Senior Researcher, Department "World Economy and Development Financing"

Member of

  • Member of the Advisory Council, Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI). Tokyo
  • Co-editor-in-chief, Asia Europe Journal
  • Board Member, Global Research Alliance for Sustainable Finance and Investment

Refereed Publications

Non-refereed Publications

Opinion Pieces