Der Eruptoriker, FAZ, 19.6.2007



Regensburg Cathedral

Prof. Dr. Lorenz JARASS, RheinMain University Wiesbaden, is author of 20 books (partly in Englisch und Russian) and more than 200 scientific papers. He advises, among others, the European Commission, the European Parliament and the German Federal Parliament. Many lectures at national and international symposia.

Stanford Campus

Prof. Dr. Lorenz JARASS holds a MBA in business administration and a Ph.D in economics of University of Regensburg, FRG, and Master of Science, School of Engineering, Stanford University, Cal., USA.




  • Since 2014 member of scientific board of ´New Energy Law (Zeitschrift für Neues Energierecht – ZNER)´ and ´Energy and Competition Law (Zeitschrift für Energie und Wettbewerbsrecht – EWeRK)

  • Since 2011 Member of the Board of the mutual savings bank NASPA, Wiesbaden

  • Since 1986 Professor of Economics and Business Administration at the RheinMain University Wiesbaden, FRG. 1988 – 1991 vice-Dean, 1991 – 1993 Dean.

  • 2002 – 2003 member of scientific board of the German Federal Government Committee „Reform of Local Taxation“. 1998 – 2001 member of the German Federal Government Committee „Reform of Corporate Taxation“, which has elaborated the German Tax Reform 2001-2005.

  • Since 1986 more than 40 projects in the fields of energy systems; new information technologies; economic and ecological evaluation of infrastructure investments; international comparison of taxation and influence on investments and jobs. On behalf of European Union, German Federal, Länder and Local Governments, private companies.

  • Since 1980: Invitations as an expert by the European Parliament, Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs, Strassbourg, by the European Commission, Brussels and by OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-Operation & Development), Paris, and by several committees of the German Federal Parliament (Deutscher Bundestag).
  • 1981 – 1985: Managing partner of a consulting company in Regensburg/FRG. Manifold work abroad, on behalf of World Bank, OECD/IEA, European Commission, German Government, private companies.

  • 1981 – 1985: In addition lecturer at the University and the College of Regensburg, FRG in the fields of energy economics and business administration.

  • 06/1977 – 12/1980: Managing director for several research projects (up to 10 employees) on behalf of the International Energy Agency, OECD/IEA, Paris and German Federal Ministry on Research and Technology, Bonn.

  • Lorenz JARASS was born in Deggendorf, Bavaria/FRG.



Plaza and city hall of Deggendorf