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Georg Schmerzeck

Doctoral Student

Philosophy and Philology
Visiting address
Renströmsgatan 6
41255 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 200
40530 Göteborg

About Georg Schmerzeck

Georg is a Ph.D. Candidate in Practical Philosophy at the University of Gothenburg under supervision of Joakim Sandberg. His research focuses on the ethical evaluation of monetary systems in ideal and non-ideal theory. It assesses whether existing monetary institutions are justifiable or in need of reform, and clarifies the advantages and drawbacks of various alternatives.

Georg holds an M.A. in Political Philosophy (University of Graz) and an M.Sc. in Public Policy (United Nations University / Maastricht University). He has four years of experience in development economics, working with international organizations and the academic sector.