Dr. Martin Pollrich

E-mail: martin.pollrich(at)
Phone: +49 228 73 9942
Institute: Department of Economics
Research Area: Research Area C2

Academic Career


Master in Mathematics (Diploma), HU Berlin


PhD in Economics (Dr. rer. pol.), HU Berlin, Advisor: Roland Strausz

2009 - 2016

Researcher, Chair of Economic Theory I, HU Berlin

Since 2016

Researcher, Chair of Economic Theory II, University Bonn

Research Profile

Martin Pollrich research focuses on Contract Theory and Mechanism Design, with applications into Auctions and Industrial Organization.

Research Projects and Activities

2020-2023 “Signaling in auctions and mechanisms: theory and experimental evidence – SIGNAL” (ANR-19-CE26-0009), collaborator

2018-today Research Fellow & Board Member, CRC TR 224 “Economic Perspectives on Societal Challenges: Equality of Opportunity, Market Regulation, and Financial Stability - EPoS” (DFG funded)

2016-today Research Fellow, HCM Hausdorff Center for Mathematics (Excellence Cluster, DFG-funded)

2012-2015 Research Fellow & Board Member, CRC/TR 15 “Governance and The Efficiency of Economic Systems” (DFG-funded)

2015 Research Fellow, CReW “Climate Policy in a Reluctant World” (funded by
the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research)

2009-2012 Research Fellow, “Market Power in Vertically Related Markets” (DFG & ANR)
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