Our Profile

Welcome to the Chair of Public Policy at Saarland University held by Dr. Ashok Kaul, Full Professor for Public Policy. We are dedicated to economic policy and public economics by applying empirical policy evaluation.

 

Teaching

We currently teach two undergraduate courses including “Economic Policy” (winter term) and “Empirical Research in Economics: Basics” (summer term) as well as one postgraduate course “Empirical Research in Economics: Microeconometrics with applications in health economics” (winter term).

 

Research

We empirically conduct research (mostly policy evaluations) in the fields of economic policy and public economics, more specifically applied to the labor market, automotive industry, finance, consumer health protection and taxation.

 

Consulting

We offer our knowledge in empirical policy evaluation consulting legislators and companies.

 

Contact

For any enquiries please contact us at wipo{at}uni-saarland.de