Chair of Economics
University of Rostock
Ulmenstraße 69
Room 111
D-18057 Rostock
Phone +49 - (0)381 - 4 98 43 39

Seminar WT 2018/19

The Department of Public Economics offers in WT 2018/19 for Bachelor studies in Business and Economics and Business and Economics Education an Project Seminar in Economics "Wohlstand und Armut der Nationen". More Information can be found here.

Prof. Dr. Robert Fenge in an Interview with the BR alpha


Current Research


Decomposition of demographic effects on the german pension system
in: The Journal of the Economics of Ageing

Der Mortalitätseffekt auf das deutsche Rentensystem und eine automatische Anpassung des Renteneintrittsalters book chapter in T. Mayer (ed.) Die transformative Macht der Demografie

Pensions and fertility: back to the roots. Bismarck’s Pension Scheme and the first demographic transition
in: Journal of Population Economics

Denn eins ist sicher: Die nächste Rentenreform
Article in Festschrift in honor of Hans-Werner Sinn 

Financing Higher Education in a Mobile World
CESIFO WP No. 3849
in: Journal of Public Economic Theory


Pension Strategies in Europe and the United States (Hrsg. Robert Fenge et al.)
Social Security and Early Retirement (Robert Fenge und Pierre Pestieau)
Effizienz der Alterssicherung