Prof. Dr. Agnieszka Gehringer

Faculty of Business, Economics and Law

Schmalenbach School of Business and Economics

Prof. Dr. Agnieszka Gehringer

Campus Südstadt
Claudiusstraße 1
50678 Köln
Room 346 Mailing address

  • Phone: +49 221-8275-5243

Office hours

upon appointment

Campus Südstadt, Claudiusstr. 1, Room 346


  • Spokesperson of the Economics Unit
  • Member of the Permanent Commission for Research and Knowledge Transfer

Teaching disciplines

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Managerial Microeconomics
  • Managing Risk and Business Resilience
  • Virtual Business Development Lab
  • Competition Economics and Policy
  • Nachhaltige Entwicklung
  • Information on final theses

Research fields

  • Financial market integration
  • Capital market research
  • Technological progress
  • Innovation economics
  • Monetary policy
  • European integration
  • Sustainability measurement
  • Business Cycle Indicator for Germany
    The Flossbach von Storch Business Cycle Indicator (FvS-KI) tracks actual economic activity in Germany on a monthly basis, based on a set of hard real economic data. On the basis of the FvS-KI, we perform business cycle dating for Germany.
  • Gehringer, A. (2023): Calibrating the EU's trade dependency
    Gehringer, A., Survival 65(1): 81-96
  • Gehringer, A., Lehmann, K. (2023). Active versus passive: In the bond universe
    Gehringer, A., Lehmann, K., The Journal of Beta Investment Strategies, forthcoming
  • Gehringer, A. (2022): Competent demand
    Gehringer, A., Elgar Encyclopedia on the Economics of Knowledge and Innovation, Publisher: Cristiano Antonelli
  • Gehringer, A. (2022): Capitalization of knowledge
    Agnieszka Gehringer, Elgar Encyclopedia on the Economics of Knowledge and Innovation, Publisher: Cristiano Antonelli
  • Gehringer, A., Mayer, T. (2021): Measuring the business cycle chronology with a novel business cycle indicator for Germany
    Journal of Business Cycle Research 17(1): 71-89
  • Gehringer, A., König, J. (2021): Recent patterns of cconomic alignment in the European (Monetary) Union
    Journal of Risk and Financial Management 14 (8), 362-385
  • Antonelli, C., Gehringer, A. (2019): Competent demand pull and technological flows within sectoral systems: the evidence on differences within Europe
    Cambridge Journal of Economics 43(6): 1525-1547
  • Gehringer, A., Mayer, T. (2019): Understanding low interest rates: evidence from Japan, Euro Area, United States and United Kingdom
    Scottisch Journal of Political Economy 66(1): 28-53
  • Gehringer, A., Prettner, K. (2019): Longevity and technological change
    Macroeconomic Dynamics 23(4): 1471-1503
  • Antonelli, C., Gehringer, A. (2017): Technological change, rent and income inequalities: A Schumpeterian approach
    Technological Forecasting & Social Change 115: 85-98
  • Gehringer, A., Klasen, S. (2017): Labor force participation of women in the EU – What role do family policies play?
    Labour 31(1): 15-42
  • Gehringer, A., Martinez-Zarzoso, I., Nowak-Lehmann Danzinger, F. (2016): What are the drivers of total factor productivity in the European Union?
    Economics of Innovation and New Technology 25(4): 406-434
  • Antonelli, C., Gehringer, A. (2016): The cost of knowledge and productivity dynamics. An empirical investigation on a panel of OECD countries
    Routledge, Taylor & Francis
  • Gehringer, A. (2016): Knowledge externalities and sectoral interdependences: Evidence from an open economy perspective
    Technological Forecasting & Social Change 102: 240-249
  • Gehringer, A. (2016): Current accounts in the European Union and the sectoral influence: an empirical assessment
    Comparative Economic Studies 58(2): 152-173
  • Antonelli, C., Gehringer, A. (2015): Knowledge externalities and demand pull: The European evidence
    Economic Systems 39(4): 608-631
  • Gehringer, A. (2015): Uneven effects of financial liberalization on productivity growth in the EU: Evidence from a dynamic panel investigation
    International Journal of Production Economics 159: 334-346
  • Gehringer, A. (2015): New evidence on the determinants of current accounts in the EU
    Empirica 42(4): 769-793
  • Antonelli C., Gehringer, A. (2015): The competent demand pull hypothesis: which sectors do play a role?
    Economia Politica 32(1): 97-134
  • Gehringer, A. (2014): Financial liberalisation, financial development and productivity growth: an overview
    International Journal of Monetary Economics and Finance 7(1): 40-65
  • Gehringer, A. (2013): Growth, productivity and capital accumulation: The effects of financial liberalization in the case of European integration
    International Review of Economics & Finance 25: 291-309
  • Gehringer, A. (2012): A new sectoral taxonomy based on pecuniary knowledge externalities: Knowledge interactions in a vertically integrated system
    Economic Systems Research 24(1): 35-55
  • Gehringer, A. (2011): Pecuniary knowledge externalities and innovation: Intersectoral linkages and their effects beyond technological spillovers
    Economics of Innovation and New Technology 20(5): 495-515
  • Gehringer, A. (2011): Pecuniary knowledge externalities across European countries—are there leading sectors?
    Industry and Innovation 18(4): 415-436
  • 5th International Conference on European Studies
    12 - 14 June 2023
  • 25th INFER Annual Conference 2023
    6 - 8 September 2023

Reviewer for (among others):

Bulletin of Economic Research; Credit and Capital Markets (Kredit und Kapital); Comparative Economic Studies; Contemporary Economics; Czech Science Foundation; Economic Modelling; Economic Systems Research; Economics and Human Biology; Economics of Innovation and New Technologies; Economics E-Journal; Emerging Markets Finance and Trade; Empirica; Empirical Economics; Environmental Economics and Policy Studies; ERC - European Research Council; Financial Research Letters; International Journal of Business Innovation and Research; International Journal of Economic Sciences and Applied Research; International Journal of Finance and Economics; International Journal of Monetary Economics and Finance; International Review of Economics; Italian Journal of Regional Science; Journal of Applied Economics; Journal of Cleaner Production; Journal of Development Economics; Journal of Economic Growth; Journal of Economics of Ageing; Journal of Evolutionary Economics; Journal of Finance and Economics; Journal of Financial Risk Management; North American Journal of Economics and Finance; Polish National Science Center; Regional Studies; Research Policy; Review of Industrial Organization; Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics; Technological Forecasting and Social Change; Technology in Society; World Development