Areas of Expertise

  • Transatlantic relations and international order
  • International trade and financial and monetary relations
  • Geo-economics
  • US foreign policy and foreign economic policy
  • Sino-US economic relations

Short Bio

Dr. Markus Jaeger is a research fellow at DGAP and an adjunct professor at Columbia University.

Prior to joining DGAP, Jaeger was a director at Deutsche Bank Research in New York, where he was responsible for the analysis of US economic  and financial markets. Previously, he held a variety of research and advisory roles with Deutsche Bank in London and New York, covering global economics and emerging markets as well as country risk and geopolitics.

Jaeger has been a visiting scholar at the European University Institute in Italy and a visiting fellow at Casa das Garças in Brazil. He studied at Heidelberg University and Sciences Po and holds a master’s degree and doctorate from the London School of Economics.


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[Last updated: January 2023]

Dr. Markus Jaeger