Version 3.2_September 2016

Speaker: Gerrit von Jorck

Gerrit

Political economist and philosopher, working at Technical University of Berlin, member of the Society of Ecological Economy Research and Attac.

Gerrit von Jorck ist working at the Institute of Vocational Education and Work Studies at the Technical University of Berlin, Division of Economic Education and Sustainable Consumption and Fellow at the Institute of Ecological Economy Research (IÖW). In his PhD project, he focuses on time wealth in the context of social-ecological transformations. Gerrit studied economics, sociology and philosophy in Cologne, Utrecht, Berlin, Budapest and Potsdam. From 2013 to 2015 he was working for the Institute of Ecological Economy Research (IÖW), i.a. as editor of the Blog Postwachstum. He is member of the board of the Society of Ecological Economy Research (VÖW). His interests are social-ecological labor research, time wealth and sustainable consumption.