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Since 2014 Professor of Economics at the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University Mannheim

2014 Guest professor at Ningbo University (China), Faculty of Business

2013 Research leave at the Cologne Institute of Economic Research in the research unit International Economic Order

2008-2014 Professor of Quantitative Methods and Economics at the International University Bad Honnef ∙ Bonn

2004-2009 Deputy Professor at the University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern, Degree Programme Industrial Management

2003-2004 Scientific Consultant for Social Policy at the German Caritas Association Freiburg

2000-2003 Equity Analyst at BBBank eG Karlsruhe, Private Banking Department

2000 Ph. D. in Economics (Dr. rer. pol.) at the University of Mannheim, dissertation topic: European or Decentralised Social Policy. The Influence of International Differences of Demand and Preferences.

1997-2000 Research Assistant at the University of Mannheim, Faculty of Economics (Prof. Dr. Roland Vaubel)

1994-1997 Research Assistant at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research

1994 Scientific Consultant of the parliamentary group F. D. P. of the Federal State Parliament of Sachsen-Anhalt

1989-1990 Student at Portsmouth Polytechnic, Degree: Diploma in English Studies

1987-1993 Student at the University of Mannheim, Degree: Diploma in Economics

  • Introduction to Economics
  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Monetary Theory and Policy
  • International Trade
  • Economic Policy
  • Environmental and Social Policy
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Investment Theory
  • Financial Management

2004-2009 Lecturer at different universities, e.g. at the University of Cooperative Science Karlsruhe, University of Cooperative Science Mannheim, University of Applied Sciences Berlin (HTW), University Pforzheim and University of Applied Sciences Deggendorf

2005-2008 Guest lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences Stadia / Metropolia in Helsinki

2009-2010 Guest lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences Haaga-Helia in Helsinki

Since 2014 scientific supervisor of the module Strategic Financial Management of the master programme General Management at the distance learning unit of the International University Bad Honnef · Bonn

Schuster, Thomas (1996a): Securing Income in the Case of Illness: Searching for the Intention of Voters and for Economic Reason. Mannheim: MZES, Working Paper, Department III, No. 16.

Schuster, Thomas (1996b): A Net for the Case of Illness. In: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (No. 173 of 27th July 1996), p. 13.

Schuster, Thomas (1996c): European Social Policy. In: Ohr, Renate (Ed.): European Integration. Stuttgart, Berlin, Köln: W. Kohlhammer (together with Roland Vaubel), pp. 173-199.

Schuster, Thomas (1996d): The Social Dimension of the European Union. In: Integration 19 (4), pp. 245-251.

Schuster, Thomas (1997a): Book Review: Kleinhenz, Gerhard (Ed.): Social Features of a Market Economy. Economic and Social Policy has the Permanent Task to Improve the „Social Market Economy” (Sociopolitical Publications, Vol. 65). Berlin: Duncker & Humblot 1995. In: Journal of Economic and Social Sciences 117 (2), pp. 318-321.

Schuster, Thomas (1998b): The Maternity Leave Directive: A Sensible Aggregation of Preferences on the European Level? In: König, Thomas; Rieger, Elmar; Schmitt, Her­mann, Europe of Citizens? (Mannheim Yearbook of European Social Research, ed. by the Board of Directors of the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research, Vol. 3). Frankfurt: Campus 1998, pp. 89-110.

Schuster, Thomas (2000a): The Development of Social Standards. The Case of Maternity Benefit and Maternity Leave. A European Comparison. In: Schneider, Hilmar (Ed.): Europe’s Future as a Social State. Challenges of Integration (Publications of the Institute for Economic Research Halle, ed. by Rüdiger Pohl, Vol. 4). Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, pp. 125-144.

Schuster, Thomas (2000b): Report about the Economic Situation July 2000. Overview about the Economic Situation of the Euro-Zone, USA and Japan. Karlsruhe: BBBank (together with Magdalena Braun.

Schuster, Thomas (2000-2002): financial markets today (different issues). Karlsruhe: BBBank.

Schuster, Thomas (2000-2002): info on investing money (different issues). Karlsruhe: BBBank.

Schuster, Thomas (2001a): The Dynamics of European Integration. A Constitutional Choice Analysis of the Amsterdam Treaty. In: Schneider, Gerald / Aspinwall, Mark. D. (Ed.): The Rules of Integration. Institutionalist Approaches to the Study of Europe. Manchester: Manchester University Press (together with Thomas Bräuninger, Tanja Cornelius und Thomas König), pp. 46-68.

Schuster (2001b): European or Decentralized Social Policy. The Influence of International Differences of Demand and Supply (Sociopolitical Publications, Vol. 84). Berlin: Duncker & Humblot.

Schuster, Thomas (2002a): Further Uncertainties at the Share Markets. In: Wiesbadener Kurier (12th October 2002), p. 17.

Schuster, Thomas (2002b): Investors long for share prices to recover. But they still have to wait. In: Wiesbadener Kurier (24th December 2002), p. 25.

Schuster, Thomas (2003a): Geopolitical Uncertainties Stress. In: Wiesbadener Kurier (1st March 2003), p. 19.

Schuster, Thomas (2003b): Investors Distribute Laurels in Advance. In: Wiesbadener Kurier (5th July 2003), p. 29.

Schuster, Thomas (2004a): An Overview of the Current Sociopolitical Refoms. In: neue caritas (Politik, Praxis, Forschung) (Issue 2, 29th January 2004) (together with Thomas Becker, Frank Brünner and Reiner Sans), pp. 45-46.

Schuster, Thomas (2004b): The Old-age Insurance in Germany Should be Sustainable and Beneficial for Families. In: neue caritas (Politik, Praxis, Forschung) (Issue 18, 21th October 2004), pp. 19-23.

Schuster, Thomas (2005): Book Review: Hammerschmidt, Peter / Uhlendorff, Uwe (Ed.): Public Welfare Associations between the Subsidiary Principle and EU Competition Law, Kassel: Kassel University Press 2003. In: neue caritas (Politik, Praxis, Forschung) (Issue 3, 10th February 2005), p. 37.

Schuster, Thomas (2011a): Financial Management I (Study Material of the Distance Learning Program of the International University Bad Honnef ∙ Bonn). Bad Honnef (together with Leona Rüdt von Collenberg).

Schuster, Thomas (2011b): Financial Management II (Study Material of the Distance Learning Program of the International University Bad Honnef ∙ Bonn). Bad Honnef (together with Margarita Uskova).

Schuster, Thomas (2011c): Statistics (Study Material of the Distance Learning Program of the International University Bad Honnef ∙ Bonn). Bad Honnef (together with Arndt Liesen).

Schuster, Thomas (2012a): Capital Budgeting I (Study Material of the Distance Learning Program of the International University Bad Honnef ∙ Bonn). Bad Honnef (together with Leona Rüdt von Collenberg).

Schuster, Thomas (2012b): Capital Budgeting II (Study Material of the Distance Learning Program of the International University Bad Honnef ∙ Bonn). Bad Honnef (together with Leona Rüdt von Collenberg).

Schuster, Thomas (2012c): Suggestions to Solve the Euro Crisis. (IUBH Working Paper No. 8). Bad Honnef (together with Margarita Uskova).

Schuster, Thomas (2013a): Capital Requirements Directive and Capital Requirements Regulation – Overview and Critical Evaluation. In: Zeitschrift für das gesamte Kreditwesen 66 (13), pp. 683-686

Schuster, Thomas (2013b): Equity Capital Rules in the European Union. A Critical Evaluation of the Capital Requirement Directive CRD IV and the Capital Requirement Regulation CRR (iw policy paper 6/2013). Cologne.

Schuster, Thomas (2013c): The EU Proposal for Capital Requirement (I). In: EurActiv.de. The Portal for European News, Background Information, and Communication. URL: www.euractiv.de/finanzen-und-wachstum/artikel/der-eu-vorschlag-fr-eigenkapitalanforderungen-i-007460

Schuster, Thomas (2013d): The EU Proposal for Capital Requirement (II). In: EurActiv.de. The Portal for European News, Background Information, and Communication. URL: www.euractiv.de/finanzen-und-wachstum/artikel/der-eu-vorschlag-fr-eigenkapitalanforderungen-ii-007462

Schuster, Thomas (2013e): Guest Satisfaction Surveys and Mystery Shopping in Luxury Hotels – Do they Measure Guest Satisfaction, Service Quality, or Both? Bad Honnef. Paper accepted by the ICHRIE Conference from 24th-27th July 2013 in St. Louis, USA (together with Isa Witte and Beverley Wilson-Wünsch).

Schuster, Thomas (2013f): Minimum Wage. Empoyment Risks are Higher than Claimed. (iw policy paper 19/2013). Cologne.

Schuster, Thomas (2013g): The Next Sovereign Debt Crisis is Preprogrammed. In: ÖkonomenBlog. The Voice of Economic Reason. URL: www.insm-oekonomenblog.de/10488-die-nachste-staatsschuldenkrise-ist-vorprogrammiert/

Schuster, Thomas (2013h): The Reorganisation of Financial Markets. Current State of Financial Market Regulation Five Years after the Collapse of Lehman Brothers. (IW-Analyses. Research Reports from the Cologne Institute of Economic Research No 90). Cologne (together with Markus Demary).

Schuster, Thomas (2013i): Strategic Financial Management I (Study Material of the Distance Learning Program of the International University Bad Honnef ∙ Bonn). Bad Honnef (together with Margarita Uskova).

Schuster, Thomas (2013j): Strategic Financial Management II (Study Material of the Distance Learning Program of the International University Bad Honnef ∙ Bonn). Bad Honnef (together with Margarita Uskova).

Schuster, Thomas (2014): Statistics for Business and Economics. A Text and Study Book for the Bachelor Degree. Heidelberg: Springer Gabler (together with Arndt Liesen).

January 2001 Portrait about the work as equity analyst in the programme "Job-Check" of Radio Sunshine Live

August 2001 Live interview with F. A. Z.-Radio about the quarterly result of the U.S. computer manufacturer Dell Computer Corp.

November 2001 Interview with SWR 4 about the plan to reorganise the Internet company Web.de AG

June 2010 Interview with China Radio International about the topic „Europe Struggles to Cope with Rising Debt Crisis“
Link: http://english.cri.cn/7146/2010/06/17/2041s577214.htm

June 2010 Participant of a live panel discussion of China Radio International about the topic „Preview of G20 Summit in Toronto“
Link: http://english.cri.cn/8706/2010/06/24/481s578929.htm

March 2013 Interview with Radio Deutsche Welle about the financial crisis in Cyprus
Link to the podcast: http://dw.de/p/186Ou
Link to the additional Internet article: http://dw.de/p/185HZ

March 2013 Interview with Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty about the creation of a development bank on the summit of the BRICS Group in Durban
Link: http://www.svoboda.org/audio/audio/392553.html
Link to the additional Internet article: http://www.svoboda.org/content/article/24941814.html

June 2014 Interview with Radio Taiwan International about Taiwan’s economy and the Chinese-Taiwanese economic relationships

June 2014 Interview with Radio Dreyeckland about the Chinese-Taiwanese trade agreement Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA) and about the economic power of China

June 2014 Interview with China Radio International (German programme) about the guest professorship at Ningbo University (China)

2014 Scientific Award for the Best Internal Publication 2013 of the Cologne Institute of Economic Research

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