Stefan Legge

Stefan Legge

Stefan Legge

Head of Tax & Trade Policy / Vice director
Varnbüelstrasse 19
9000 St. Gallen
Fields of research
  • International Trade
  • Macroeconomics

9/2016: University of St.Gallen, Ph.D. in Economics and Finance (summa cum laude)

7/2011: University of St.Gallen, M.A. in Economics

3/2009: University of Mannheim, B.Sc. in Economics

Professional Career

since 2022: IFF-HSG, Vice Director as well as Head of Tax & Trade Policy

since 2016: World Economic Forum, Fellow

2016 - 2022: SIAW-HSG, Lecturer in Economics & Project Leader

2011 - 2016: SIAW-HSG, Research Assistant

2009 - 2010: SEW-HSG, Research Assistant

2009: BMW AG, Intern

2007 - 2009: University of Mannheim - Economics Department, Student Assistant

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Best Lecturer, St.Gallen MBA Program, 2023

Fellowship of the World Economic Forum, 2016

Prize for the Best Dissertation in Economics, University of St.Gallen, 2016

Scholarship, Swiss National Science Foundation, 2014

Young Economist Award, Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics, 2014

Best Paper Prize, Warsaw International Economic Meeting, 2013

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