Portrait of Carsten Kühl
Institute Management

Prof. Dr. Carsten Kühl

Director of Research and Managing Director

Carsten Kühl holds a doctorate in political economy and is an honorary professor for political economics and finance at the German University of Administrative Sciences Speyer. He has been head of the German Institute of Urban Affairs since 2018. After working for several years at the Institute of Finance at the University of Mainz and at various ministries, he became a State Secretary in the Ministry of Economy and Transport, and then the Minister for Finance and Construction in the state government of Rhineland Palatinate. His research focuses on public finance and housing policy.

Publications

OB-Barometer 2022
Baustelle zukunftsfähige Infrastruktur
Bürgerschaftliches Engagement in der Pandemie
OB-Barometer 2021
Das Umland der Städte
Beteiligungsfonds und Bodenfonds zur Stärkung des bezahlbaren und öffentlichen Wohnungsbaus
Kommunale Antworten auf die globale Corona-Krise: Finanzen, Innovationskraft und Lebensqualität verbessern
OB-Barometer 2020
Stadtentwicklung in Coronazeiten – eine Standortbestimmung
OB-Barometer 2019

Projects

Nachhaltigkeitshaushalt und Nachhaltigkeitsrendite
2021 – 2022
Nichtmonetäre Hemmnisse bei öffentlichen Infrastrukturinvestitionen
2020 – 2021
Auswirkungen einer Einkreisung der Stadt Eisenach
2018 – 2019
OB-Barometer 2019
2019 – 2019
Department
Institute Management
Name

Prof. Dr. Carsten Kühl

E-mail
kuehl [at] difu [dot] de