Dr. Matthias Kroll

Chief Economist – Future Finance.

Dr. Matthias Kroll studied political economics, sociology and law at the Hamburg University for Economics and Politics and graduated as a certified political economist. In a postgraduate course he worked with an interdisciplinary approach on scientific-methodological questions and on the issue of regenerative conversion of the communal energy supply. Dr. Matthias Kroll was engaged in the set-up of an environmental management consultancy, however soon returned to academics in order to gain a PhD in financial theory and politics. In doing so he dealt with the question on how public expenses can be financed through the money generation of the central bank without creating inflation. Matthias taught economic policy at the University of Hamburg. Since 2010 he supports the work of the Future Finance Commission of the WFC.