Achim Hauck is Associate Professor in Economics, Finance and Banking at Nottingham Business School and Course Leader for the MSc Economics suite.
Achim joined NTU as an Associate Professor in February 2019. He previously served as a Principal Lecturer at Coventry University (2016-2019), a Senior Lecturer at Portsmouth Business School (2013-2016) and Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf (2008-2013) and as a Lecturer at University of Leipzig (2002-2008), where he completed his PhD in 2008. He has also worked as an Economist at the Halle Institute for Economic Research.
The focus of Achim’s research is on the interplay between financial intermediaries, monetary and economic policy, and the real economy in the presence of financial market frictions. It applies and advances theories of financial intermediation and contract theory with the aim to derive sound policy recommendations for financial regulators and the monetary policy authority.