Henrik Enderlein is Associate Dean and Professor of Political Economy at the Hertie School of Governance and Director of the Jacques Delors Institut - Berlin. He holds degrees from Sciences Po, Paris, and Columbia University, New York. He prepared his PhD in Political Science at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies in Cologne. From 2001-2003, he worked as an economist at the European Central Bank in Frankfurt before taking up a Junior Professorship in Economics at the Free University Berlin. In 2003, Henrik Enderlein was awarded the Max Planck Society’s Otto-Hahn Medal for outstanding achievements by young scientists. During the academic year 2006-2007, Henrik Enderlein was Fulbright Distinguished Chair at Duke University’s Political Science Department and in 2012/2013 he was the Pierre Keller Visiting Professor at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs and the John F. Kennedy School of Government of Harvard University. Since 2013 he is member of the independent board to the German fiscal council (“Stabilitätsrat”). His research is on economic policy-making, European monetary integration, fiscal federalism, financial markets and financial crises.