PD Dr. Felix Roth

Since 2017, Felix Roth has been a Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Economics at the University of Hamburg,  where he has finalized his German Habilitation in economics in June 2020. His doctoral thesis in economics was jointly supervised by the London School of Economics and the University of Göttingen where he earned his PhD in Economics in 2007. He studied sociology, economics and European law at Nancy2 and at the University of Munich where he received his Diploma in Sociology in 2003.  In his academic research, PD Dr. Roth has concentrated on the relationship between intangible capital and productivity growth, as well as on the determinants of public support for the euro. He recently received a major research grant under the Horizon2020 GLOBALINTO project (2019-2022), focusing his attention on the contribution of intangible investments to productivity growth. He has published widely in academic journals, including the Journal of Common Market Studies, Review of Income and Wealth, Kyklos, Journal of Intellectual Capital and Journal of European Integration, and is the author of several monographs and contributions to collected volumes. PD Dr. Roth has spent over a decade working on EU issues as an expert for DG RTD and JRC, as DG ECFIN Research Fellow in 2014-15, and as a Research Fellow at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels from 2007-2014. 

 

PD Dr. Felix Roth
University of Hamburg Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences
Von-Melle-Park 5, D-20146 Hamburg, Germany
Tel: +49 (0) 40 42838-7962
GSM: +49 (0) 176 2341-7577
Fax: +49 (0) 40 42838-8259 
E-Mail: felix.roth@uni-hamburg.de

What's New

November/December 2021: Publication of Volume 1 Intangible Capital and Growth in Springer

Roth, F. (2021). Intangible Capital and Growth – Essays on Labor Productivity, Monetary Economics and the Political Economy, Vol. 1. New York: Springer, forthcoming in November/December 2021.

November/December 2021: Publication of Volume 2 Public Support for the Euro in Springer


Roth, F. (2021). Public Support for the Euro – Essays on Labor Productivity, Monetary Economics and the Political Economy, Vol. 2. New York: Springer, forthcoming in November/December 2021.

23 September 2021: Dr. Roth presents "Intangible Capital and Productivity Growth: Revisiting the Evidence" at GLOBALINTO BiAnnual Meeting

Roth, F. and A. Sen (2021). Intangible Capital and Productivity Growth: Revisiting the Evidence, Hamburg Discussion Papers in International Economics No. 10, University of Hamburg, Chair for International Economics, Hamburg. 

September 2021: Publication in Straubhaar, T. (ed.), Neuvermessung der Datenökonomie

Roth, F. (2021). Das Produktivitätspuzzle: eine kritische Analyse. In: Straubhaar, T. (ed.), Neuvermessung der Datenökonomie. Hamburg: Hamburg University Press, Chapter 5. 

August 2021: Publication of Working Paper

Roth, F., Sen, A., and  C. Rammer (2021). Intangible Capital and Firm-Level Productivity – Evidence from Germany, Hamburg Discussion Papers in International Economics No. 9, University of Hamburg, Chair for International Economics, Hamburg. 

August 2021: Publication of Working Paper

Roth, F. (2021). The Productivity Puzzle – A Critical Assessment and an Outlook on the COVID-19 Crisis. Hamburg Discussion Papers in International Economics No. 8, University of Hamburg, Chair for International Economics, Hamburg. 

Public Support for the Euro:

July 31, 2020: Publication of the Article in Curreny Unions

Roth, F., Jonung, L. and F. Nowak-Lehmann (2020). Crisis and Public Support for the Euro, 1990-2014.

GLOBALINTO:

April 5, 2020: Publication of the Working Paper in the Journal of Intellectual Capital

Roth, F. (2020). Revisiting Intangible Capital and Labour Productivity Growth, 2000-2015: Accounting for the Crisis and the Economic Recovery in the EU.

Public Support for the Euro: 

March 18, 2020: Publication of the Article in The Economics of Monetary Unions

Roth, F. and L. Jonung (2020). Public Support for the Euro and Trust in the ECB: The first two decades of the common currency.


Public Support for the Euro:

Jan. 9, 2020: Publication in JCMS Blog

Roth, F. (2020). Economic Recovery Strenghtens Public Support for the Euro.