Scientific Advisory Board

The Advisory Board evaluates the academic work of the institute and compares it with other institutes. Furthermore, it consults with the president of the Max Planck Society regarding the academic progress made by the institute. The Scientific Advisory Board members are internationally recognized researchers within and outside of Germany, whose expertise stretches across the Institute's research spectrum. The advisory board generally meets once every three years.


  Position Country
Prof. Dr. Peter H. J. Essers Tilburg University
Department of Tax Law
The Netherlands
Prof. Dr. Michelle R. Garfinkel University of California-Irvine
Department of Economics
Prof. Dr. Daniel Gutmann Université Paris 1
Département Droit des Affaires
Prof. Dr. Joachim Hennrichs Universität zu Köln
Lehrstuhl für Bürgerliches Recht, Bilanz- und Steuerrecht
Prof. Ruth Mason University of Virginia
School of Law
Prof. Dr. Kerstin Röder University of Augsburg
Department of Economics
Prof. Marie-Claire Villeval, Ph.D. CNRS – Université de Lyon
GATE – Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique
Prof. Dr. Casper G. de Vries Erasmus University Rotterdam
Erasmus School of Economics