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Dr. Carsten Colombier

Economic Adviser
Eidg. Finanzdepartment EFD
Eidg. Finanzverwaltung EFV
Ökonomische Analyse und Beratung
Bundesgasse 3
CH-3003 Bern
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Phone: +41 31 322 633
Fax: +41 31 323 0833


Since 2002, Carsten Colombier works as an economic consultant at the Federal Finance Administration (FFA) of Switzerland. He was research assistant from 1994 to 2000 at the chair of public economics and Business taxation of the Bergische Universität Wuppertal and from 2000 to 2002  at the  KOF Swiss Economic Institute.

In his dissertation Carsten Colombier made a substantial contribution for a consistently funded economic concept of commonly usable intermedates, which are mostly provided by government such as infrastructure or foundational research. His research focusses on analysing economic growth impact  of governmental expenditures and fiscal policies with emphasis on their sustainability, respectively.