Think tank

Walter Eucken Institut

Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

The Walter Eucken Institut is a center of excellence for research in constitutional economics and ordoliberal thinking in the tradition of the Freiburg School. Questions about the constitutional foundation and the maintenance and development of a market order are at the core of our research agenda. The institute aims to bring new economic ideas and ordoliberal thinking into debates in academia, and the public, private and non-profit sectors.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.eucken.de/

Address:
Walter Eucken Institut Goethestrasse 10 79100 Freiburg im Breisgau

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1954
Age (years)
Walter Eucken Institut
67 
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Lars P. Feld
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Lars P. Feld
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Lars P. Feld
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Walter Eucken Institut
 17
Germany average
 76
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Walter Eucken Institut
35% 
Germany average
47% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Walter Eucken Institut
 18%
Germany average
41% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Walter Eucken Institut
 580
Germany average
 17,483
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Walter Eucken Institut
 1,143
Germany average
 7,866
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Walter Eucken Institut
 113
Germany average
 3,620
Global average
 5,924

Data notes

Last updated: 20/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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