- Discipline: Economics
- Organization: University of Leipzig
Alexander Fink is an assistant professor at the Economics Department of the University of Leipzig, Germany. After receiving his PhD in Economics from George Mason University in 2011 he joined the Evolutionary Economics Group at the Max-Planck-Institute of Economics in Jena, Germany, to stay there as a postdoc for half a year before moving to the University of Leipzig. His research is on topics in Political Economy, Law and Economics, and Economic History. Motivating his work in these fields is an underlying interest in the evolution of institutions and their effects on human behavior.