Prof. Dr. Peter de Gijsel

Professorial fellow

Peter de Gijsel is Professor at Maastricht University and concurrently a Professorial Fellow at MERIT and Honorary Professor at Osnabrück University. He previously held full professorships at Utrecht University and Osnabrück University. He got his Diplom Volkswirt degree from Regensburg University (Germany) and received his doctor’s degree (Doktor rerum politicarum) from Dortmund University. During his academic career, he has focused on multidisciplinary (micro)economics in research and teaching and, in management,  on developing and implementing internationalization strategies and innovative programs in research and higher education. Presently, his research focus is on the impact of trust on economic growth in developing economies. For a detailed profile description see

Selected publications by Peter de Gijsel