Dr. Tilman Altenburg

Abteilung: Nachhaltige Wirtschafts- und Sozialentwicklung

Funktion: Abteilungsleiter

Fachrichtung: Wirtschaftsgeograph

Arbeitsgebiete:
  • Wirtschaftsförderung in Entwicklungsländern
  • Ökologische Wirtschaftspolitik

Aufgaben in Aus- und Weiterbildung:
  • Wirtschaftsentwicklung und -förderung
  • Industrialisierung und Entwicklung
  • Determinanten internationalen Wettbewerbs
  • Konzepte zur Förderung der Privatwirtschaft

Vita

since 2006German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
Head of Department „Sustainable Economic and Social Development”
2000-2006


1995-2000
German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
Head of Department „Latin America”
Researcher
1994-1995 Scholarship of German Research Association / Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Research on "World market integration and industrial competi-tiveness exemplified by small Latin American countries"
1992-1994 Research fellow of Philipps University Marburg
Research project "Trade liberalization and deregulation in small Third World countries"
1989-1991 Scholarship of German Academic Exchange ServiceDeutsche Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)
Research on "Possibilities and limits of regional development in peripheral areas of Costa Rica"
1991 PhD in Economic Geography
Thesis on:
“Regional Economic Development. Case Studies from Peripheral Regions in Costa Rica”
1986-1989Research fellow of the Latin American Institute of the Free University Berlin
Research project "Agro-industrial development as key to overcome the crisis in Costa Rica?"
1977-1986 University of Hamburg:
Studies in Economic Geography
Graduation in June 1986

Referierte Publikationen

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Meinungsbeiträge

Projekte

Kontakt

E-Mail Tilman.Altenburg@remove-this.die-gdi.de
Telefon +49 (0)228 94927-182
Fax +49 (0)228 94927-130

Im Fokus

Sustainability-oriented Innovation Systems in China and India
Altenburg, Tilman (ed.) (2016)
London: Routledge

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Cover: Industrial policy in developing countries

Industrial policy in developing countries: failing markets, weak states
Altenburg, Tilman / Wilfried Lütkenhorst (2015)
Cheltenham: Elgar

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Boosting solar investment with limited subsidies: rent management and policy learning in India

Altenburg, Tilman / Tobias Engelmeier (2013)
in: Energy Policy 59 (8), 866–874

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Rent management: the heart of green industrial policy

Schmitz, Hubert / Oliver Johnson / Tilman Altenburg (2013)
(IDS Working Paper 418)

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Can industrial policy work under neopatrimonial rule?

Altenburg, Tilman (2013)
in: Adam Szirmai / Wim Naudé / Ludovico Alcorta (eds.)