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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no. 612955




Reiner FRANKE is Lecturer in the economics department at the University of Kiel. He has written several books on dynamic macroeconomic theory and he has published in journals like the Economic Journal, the Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, and the Journal of Empirical Finance.

Matthias RADDANT is a post-doc researcher at the University of Kiel. He wrote his thesis about "Networks in Financial Markets". He analyzes interconnections in the global financial market and the stability of financial systems, both empirically and by means of simulation. He has published in journals like PloS One and the European Journal of Finance.
Jaba GHONGHADZE is a post-doc researcher at the University of Kiel. He wrote his thesis on “Essays on Micromotives and Macrobehavior, Expectation Formation, and Asset Price Dynamics”.  His major focus is on the estimation of agent-based models. He also analyzes interactions between financial and real sectors at the macro level. He has published in journals like Applied Economics and WISU. 
Maren BRECHTEFELD is project assistant. She is responsible for all non-scientific questions related to the progress of the project basically the coordination of group team work, compliance of formalities and all other occurring  administrative issues.
Zhenxi CHEN is a post-doc researcher at the University of Kiel. He wrote his thesis about "Interactional dynamics of financial markets". He analyzes market interactions in the multiple-market framework and the stability of financial systems, both empirically and by means of simulation. He has published in journals like the Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, and Mathematics and Computers in Simulation.
Thomas LUX is Professor of Monetary Economics and International Finance at the University of Kiel and Head of the Research Area “Financial Markets and Macroeconomic Activity” at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. Professor Lux's research interests cover various theoretical and empirical aspects of financial economics. He has published widely in economic journals such as the Economic Journal, the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, and Journal of Business and Economic Statistics. Due to his interests in applying tools from statistical physics in financial economics, some of his recent output also appeared in journals like Nature, Physica A and Reports on Progress in Physics, among others. Professor Lux is associate editor of the journals Quantitative Finance and Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization and one of the founding editors of the Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination. He has been involved into European projects before as local coordinator and WP leader. He has recently also directed medium-sized research projects funded by the German Science Foundation, Leibniz Foundation and Volkswagen Foundation. Since 2011, Thomas Lux also holds the Bank of Spain Chair in Computational Economics at the University of Jaume I, Castellon, Spain, as second affiliation.
Stefan REITZ is Professor of International Finance at the Institute for Quantitative Business and Economics Research, University of Kiel. He has formerly been head of the Research Group “Asset Markets and Monetary Policy” at Deutsche Bundesbank. He has published in economic journals such as European Economic Review, Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control, Economics Letters, and Empirical Economics. Prof. Reitz is associated editor of Applied Economics and Applied Financial Letters.
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Grant Agreement No. 612955
FP7 theme: SSH-2013.1.3-2
Project Start: 1 January 2014
Coordinator: Prof. T. Lux

Press Release, 16 January 2014


Financial crisis:
causes, policy responses, future challenges
Outcomes of EU-funded research

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Agent-Based Economic Modelling:

First Ancona-Milano Summer School on AB Economics

Ancona, 1-5 September 2015