Thomas Rixen

Political scientist and economist, senior research fellow in the research unit “Transnational Conflicts and International Institutions”, PhD from Jacobs University Bremen.

Postes occupés

2008-2009 à 2013-2014 Chercheur-e associé-e,
2014-2015 à aujourd'hui Membre collaborateur-trice,

Participations aux événements du CRÉ

27 août 2008 Workshop on Tax competition: how to meet the normative and political challenge



Dr. Thomas Rixen, political scientist and economist, joined the scientific staff of the research unit, « Transnational Conflicts and International Institutions, » in November 2007. He studied in Bonn, Hamburg, Paris, and Ann Arbor, Michigan. Prior to his engagement at the WZB, he was a researcher with the Collaborative Research Center 597, « Transformations of the State, » at the Jacobs University of Bremen, and a scientific staff member in the office of a Member of the German Federal Parliament (Bundestag). Rixen’s research focuses on international political economy and the theory of institutions; his research in 2014 dealt, in particular, with institutional (non-)change in international taxation.

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