ZiF Cooperation Group

Governance, Incentives, and the Quality of Knowledge

July 2019 - June 2021

Convenors: Max Albert (Gießen, GER), Guido Bünstorf (Kassel, GER), Martin Carrier (Bielefeld, GER), Rolf König (Bielefeld, GER), Cornelis Menke (Mainz, GER), Niels Taubert (Bielefeld, GER)
Convenors
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is Professor of Economics with a focus on Microeconomics (Behavioural and Institutional Economics) at Justus Liebig University Gießen.
His research is concerned with philosophy of science, methodology of economics, economics of science, the theory of rationality and the causes of cooperative behavior.
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is Professor of Economics (focus on Economic Policy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship) and Executive Vice Director oft he International Centre for Higher Education Research (INCHER-Kassel) at the University of Kassel.
His research and teaching activities focus on the economics of science and innovation, entrepreneurship, and regional development. He is particularly interested in the importance of individual mobility for the transfer of knowledge across regions and organizations.
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is Professor of Philosophy (Philosophy of Science) at Bielefeld University.
Foto Rolf König
is Professor of Business Administration (focus on taxation) at Bielefeld University.
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is Professor of History and Philosophy of Science and Director of General Studies at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.
He is interested in methodology in general, and in heuristics, the economy of research, and philosophy of statistics in particular.
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is head of the working group Bibliometry, Institute for the Interdisciplinary Studies of Science (I²SoS) at Bielefeld University.