Prof. Martin Kocher elected head of the Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS)
Prof. Martin Kocher, member of the Executive Board of the Munich Risk and Insurance Center (MRIC), was elected to be the next head of the Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS) in Vienna. His term will begin in September 2016.
The IHS is an independent, non-profit research institute. The institute brings together expertise from economists, sociologists, and political scientists, among others, to address fundamental economic and social problems and policy choices. Prof. Kocher is professor and researcher at the LMU Munich. During his time as head of IHS, he will remain professor and head of the Institute for Behavioral and Experimental Economics at the LMU.