Dr Imko Meyenburg

Lecturer in Economics and International Business and course leader for BSc (Hons) Business Economics

Faculty:Lord Ashcroft International Business School

Department:Economics and International Business

Location: Cambridge

Areas of Expertise: Business, management and leadership , Economics , International Business

Imko is passionate about the philosophy and history of economic thought, and he is a dedicated pluralist and heterodox economist. He is currently working on ontological pluralism and choices under pluralism in economics.

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Twitter: @ImkoTjado
Linkedin: Imko Meyenburg

Background

Imko completed his PhD in Economics and Philosophy of Economics at Anglia Ruskin in December 2016. He did his undergraduate degree in Germany and his Masters in New Zealand. His research focuses on the philosophy and history of economic thought, and specifically on eclectic choices under pluralism in economics. As such, his research utilises methodology and knowledge from various disciplines in the humanities and social sciences, including economics and contemporary philosophy of (social) science.

Research interests

  • Philosophy of economics
  • History of economic thought
  • Political economy
  • Pluralism in economics
  • Macroeconomics

Areas of research supervision

  • Economics
  • Philosophy of economics
  • History of economic thought

Qualifications

  • PhD Economics and Philosophy of Economics, Anglia Ruskin University, UK
  • MA in Economics (First class honours), Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
  • BA in Business Studies, Carl-von-Ossietzsky University, Oldenburg, Germany

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Reteaching Economics

Selected recent publications

Meyenburg, I., 2013. An investment model for South Africa. The Empirical Economics Letters, 12(4), pp.345-350