Timo Wollmershäuser

Deputy Director of the ifo Center for Macroeconomics and Surveys, Head of Business Cycle Analysis and Forecasts at ifo Center for Macroeconomics and Surveys, Interim professor of Public Finance at Ludwig-Maximilians University of Munich (LMU), Lecturer at University of Wuerzburg

I have been a researcher at the ifo Institute for Economic Research since 2003 and have been head of economic analysis and forecasting since spring 2014. Previously, I studied economics at the Universities of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and Würzburg and received my doctorate in 2004 from the University of Würzburg, where I also habilitated in 2009. My research focuses on monetary macroeconomics and applied business cycle analysis. I represent the forecasts and policy recommendations based on them in the media and in the context of lectures in public and to politicians.