Prof. Dr. Dorothea Schäfer

Prof. Dr. Dorothea Schäfer
Research Director
Financial Markets
Field(s) of work
Editorial Work Quarterly Journal of Economic Research Banks and Regulation of Financial Markets
Key activities

    Lectures at DIW Berlin

  • Vortrag Credit Views on Banks in Europe and Germany : Workshop; Moody's Investors Service
    Berlin, 24.01.2019

    DIW Berlin and DIW's Research on Banking
    Dorothea Schäfer

  • Vortrag European Financial Markets – Too Much Variety? : 6th Frankfurt Conference on Financial Market Policy
    Frankfurt am Main, 14.12.2018

    Sound and Safe Banks - Different Philosophies, Varying Implementation : Vortrag und Podiumsdiskussion
    Dorothea Schäfer

  • Vortrag 10 Years after the Crash - What Have We Learned? : Internationale Konferenz der Hans-Böckler-Stiftung
    Berlin, 25.10.2018 - 27.10.2018

    Macroprudential Supervision after the Great Recession in Europe
    Dorothea Schäfer

  • Diskussionsteilnahme Die Gesellschaft aus dem Griff der Finanzmärkte befreien, ATTAC
    Frankfurt am Main, 14.09.2018

    Podiumsdiskussion zu 10 Jahren Finanzkrise
    Dorothea Schäfer

  • Vortrag Sitzung des Ausschusses Internationalisierung der IHK Berlin
    Berlin, 21.08.2018

    Brexitwirkungen (mit besonderem Augenmerk auf den Finanzmarkt)
    Dorothea Schäfer

  • Research Projects

    Aktuelles Projekt

    Banking Sector Diversity: Does it matter for sector stability and SME financing?

    Themen: Geld und Finanzmärkte, Makroökonomik
    Aktuelles Projekt

    The Provision of External Expertise in the Field of Monetary and Financial Affairs (Monetary Expert Panel)

    Themen: Aktueller Schwerpunkt: Geldpolitik, Geld und Finanzmärkte, Makroökonomik
    Abgeschlossenes Projekt

    Support Vector Machines

    Themen: Betriebswirtschaft und Unternehmensorganisation, Methodenforschung, Öffentliche Finanzen und Finanzwissenschaft, Wettbewerbspolitik und Regulierung

    CV - Short Version

    Dorothea Schäfer, Research Director of financial markets at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Adjunct Professor of Jönköping International Business School, Jönköping University; Editor-in-Chief Eurosian Economic Review (EAER), Evaluator for the European Commission, for the Federal Ministry of Education and Research and Chairwoman of evaluation committee for LOEWE (Landes-Offensive zur Entwicklung Wissenschaftlich-ökonomischer Exzellenz des Bundeslandes Hessen); Head of  various research projects supported e.g. by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), the EU Commission, the Fritz Thyssen Foundation and the Stiftung Geld und Währung. She published in various journals such as Journal of Financial Stability, German Economic Review, International Journal of Money and Finance, Economics of Transition, Journal of Comparative Economics, Small Business Economics, Economic Modelling and Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics. She is regularly invited as an expert in parliamentary committees, including the Finance Committee of the Bundestag and gives lectures on financial market issues in Germany and abroad. Schäfer was a member of the "Progress Forum" (organized by the FES, Hans Böckler Foundation and  Otto Brenner Foundation) to accompany the work of the Enquete Commission of the German Bundestag, "Growth - Prosperity - Quality of Life (2012-2013) and has adviced the project group "Sustainable Governance Policy" (Nachhaltige Ordnungspolitik) of the Enquete Commission. She is a member of the Editorial Board and Editor-in-Chief of the policy-oriented journal "Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung" (Quarterly Journal for Economic Research). Her work and research covers financial crisis, financial market regulation, financing constraints, gender and financial markets, financial transaction tax. Most recent work: see Publications.