Carsten Rietmann, M. A.

Carsten Rietmann, M. A.
Address
Schneiderberg 50
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
317
Carsten Rietmann, M. A.
Address
Schneiderberg 50
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
317
Position
Research Staff
Economic Geography Section

FOCUS IN RESEARCH AND TEACHING

Areas of Expertise
Economic Geography, digitalization, innovation, regional economic development, geography of labor, empirical social science

Regional Focus
Germany, Europe, North America, Africa

Research
Hidden Champions as a central element for the stabilization of rural areas in times of digitalization

CURRICULUM VITAE

  • Professional career

    Studies of Geography focusing on Economic Geography (M.A.) at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and Geography (B.Sc.) at Leipzig University and Binghamton University (State University of New York)

    Master's Thesis
    Diffusion of Breakthrough Technologies in the United States (1975-2005)

  • Previous activities
    • Since 2020 Research fellow in economic geography at Leibniz University Hannover
    • 2017 - 2020 Management consultant at Kearney
    • 2015 - 2017 Research and teaching assistant in economic geography at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
    • 2014 - 2015 Research assistant in regional geography of Europe at Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography in Leipzig
    • 2012 - 2013 Research and teaching assistant in statistics and GIS at Leipzig University