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Dr. Ewald NOWOTNY Governor, OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna

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 Studies in law and political science at the University of Vienna and economics at the IHS - Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna
1967 Doctorate in Law, University of Vienna
1968-1973 Assistant to Kurt W. Rothschild, Institute for General Economics and Public Economics, Johannes Kepler University Linz
1972-1973 ACSL Fellow, Department of Economics, Harvard University, Cambridge
1973 Tenure-track professorship in General Economics and Public Economics, Johannes Kepler University Linz
1973 Call to TH Darmstadt, Chair in Public Economics
1974-1981 Full Professor and Head of the Institute of Finance, Johannes Kepler University Linz
1981-2008 Full Professor, Vienna University of Economics and Business (successor to Stephan Koren), partly on leave, Vienna
2003-2005 Vice Rector, Financial Affairs, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna
 
 Business activities:
2008 Honorary doctorate in Social and Economic Sciences, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt
1971-1979 Member and later President, Governing Board of PSK - Österreichische Postsparkasse, Expert on cartel matters, Cartel Court of the Superior Land Court, Vienna
1999-2003 Vice-President and Member of the Management Committee, European Investment Bank, Luxembourg
2006-2007 Chief Executive Officer, BAWAG P.S.K. Bank für Arbeit und Wirtschaft Österreichische Postsparkasse Aktiengesellschaft
 
 Political activities
since 2008 Governor, Oesterreichische Nationalbank
1978-1999 Member of the Austrian Parliament
1980-1987 Deputy Chairman of the Scientific Committee
1985-1999 Chairman of the Finance Committee

Memberships

Vice President, Austrian Economic Association, 1995-1999
Member of the Board, WIFO - Austrian Institute of Economic Research
Honorary Life Member of the Board of Directors, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
Member of the Board, Vienna University of Economics and Business

Publications

amongst others:
Inflation and Taxation: Reviewing the Macroeconomics Issues, In: Journal of Economic Literature, 18/3, 1980
Öffentliche Verschuldung, G. Fischer Verlag, Stuttgart, 1982
Der öffentliche Sektor - Einführung in die Finanzwissenschaft, E. Nowotny, H. Walther, 4. Auflage, Springer Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg, 1999
Grundzüge der Wirtschaftspolitik Österreichs, R. Neck, E. Nowotny, G. Winckler, 3. Auflage, Manz Verlag, Wien, 2001

past speeches