Professor for Behavioural Economics
Nottingham Trent University
Thorsten is professor of experimental and behavioural economics and the director of the centre for behavioural science at Nottingham Business School at Nottingham Trent University. His main research interest is using laboratory and field experiments to find solutions for real life challenges. Thorsten previously worked at the University of Nottingham (Business School) where he was Chair of Industrial Economics and the director for the centre for research in the behavioural sciences. In addition to this, he was the PhD programme director and the research director for the industrial economics, finance, risk and banking group. Before his time in Nottingham, Thorsten worked at the Universities of Munich (LMU), Duisburg, Bonn (Germany) and the Shanghai Jiao Tong University in China. Thorsten studied at the University of Bonn (Germany) and holds PhD’s in Economics and Physics.