Benjamin Born is an Associate Professor of Macroeconomics at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and affiliated with CEPR and CESifo. In addition, he serves as a research professor at the ifo Institute in Munich and as an associate editor at Macroeconomic Dynamics. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Bonn.

Full CV.


  • Fiscal and Monetary Policy
  • Business Cycles
  • Empirical Macroeconomics


  • PhD in Economics, 2011

    University of Bonn, Germany

  • MSc in Econometrics and Economics, 2007

    University of York, UK

  • BSc/MSc in Economics, 2006

    University of Siegen, Germany


Spring 2020

  • Macroeconomics (B.Sc.)
  • Global Economy (Bocconi@FrankfurtSchool EMBA)

Past Teaching

Macroeconomics and Econometrics at all levels.

Thesis Supervision

I supervise theses in the area of macroeconomics and applied econometrics. To apply for supervision, please email me an up-to-date transcript, a short CV, and a rough description of what you are interested in.