The IFSH is an independent research facility at the University of Hamburg. Its work focuses on the concept of an effective and consistent security policy that is centred on peace. As well as academic research, the IFSH provides political consulting services. [more ... ]


Founded in 2000 by the ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius, Bucerius Law School in Hamburg is Germany’s first private law school with the right to award doctoral and post-doctoral degrees. Prof. Dr. Doris König MCL holds the Chair of Public Law II - Chair for Public Law, General Administrative Law, International and European Law at  Bucerius Law School. Prof. König’s main research interests are in the fields of European Integration Law, the International Law of the Sea, International Environmental Law in relation to International Economic Law and the International Law of Human Rights. [more ...]



The German Institute for Economic Research (Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung -DIW Berlin) is the largest economic research institute in Germany. Our two core mandates are applied economic research and economic policy consulting. As an independent, non-profit institution, we are committed to serving the common good. [more...]

Das ISZA  mit Geschäftssitz in Hamburg ist ein von den Inhabern selbst geführtes Forschungs-, Analyse-, Lehr- und Beratungsinstitut in der Rechtsform einer Unternehmergesellschaft. Es stellt interdisziplinäre, ressortübergreifende sowie langfristige, sicherheitspolitisch interessante Zukunftsanalysen für Ministerien und international tätige Wirtschaftsunternehmen bereit. Das vom Institut bereitgestellte Wissen soll bei der Frühwarnung, strategischen Zielbildung sowie langfristigen Planung helfen, um damit zur inhaltlichen Risikominimierung von Entscheidungsträgern beizutragen. [mehr ...]


The Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) is one of Germany’s youngest and most successful universities with a strong international orientation aiming at excellence at the national and international level in its strategic research fields. [more ...]