Political Economy

M. Sc. David Ehrlich

Research interests

  • Research Profile at the BMBF-funded project "Coping with Certainty – How Artificial Intelligence improves predictability and challenges normative perspectives"
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Nudging
  • Digitalization and its impact on economy, politics and society

Curriculum Vitae

  • since 2019: PhD candidate and research assistant at the Chair of Political Economy
  • 2015–2018: M.Sc. in Economics at the University of Heidelberg
  • 2016–2017: M.Sc. in Economics at the University of Florence, Italy
  • 2011–2015: B.Sc. in Economics at the University of Mannheim

Supervised Thesis

  • "Nudging Sustainable Food Consumption: A Literature Review and Nudge Design"
  • "Increasing Organ Donation – The Promises of Nudges"
  • "Conflicting Interests, and Incentives in Financial Consulting"
  • "Terms of Service – did you read? Using Transparency as a Nudge in the Digital Age"