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Thomas Groll

Senior Lecturer in the Discipline of International and Public Affairs

Thomas Groll Headshot

International Affairs Building, Room 1306

Personal Details

Focus areas: Political economics, industrial organization, and public economics

Thomas Groll’s primary research areas are political economics, industrial organization, and public economics, with a particular focus on lobbying activities: how they are organized and undertaken, and their effects on policymaking and regulatory outcomes. His peer-reviewed research has been published in academic journals of economics and political science.

Groll teaches the core master’s course “Macroeconomics for International and Public Affairs.” He earned his PhD in economics from the University of Oregon and his diploma/master’s in economics from the University of Konstanz, Germany.

For more information, please visit his website.


  • PhD in Economics, University of Oregon
  • Diplom/MSc in Economics, University of Konstanz

Research And Publications

In The Media

A new digital guide includes contributions from SIPA’s Norman Bartczak, Thomas Groll, Sarah Holloway, and Harold Stolper.

Dec 09 2022

The senior lecturer at SIPA was honored in the category of innovative course design.

Aug 10 2022