Friedrich Schneider received his PhD from the University of Konstanz in 1976, after which he held posts at
Carnegie Mellon University, USA, Aarhus University, Denmark, the University of La Trobe, Melbourne,
Australia and the University of Saarbrücken, Germany. Since 1986 he has been a Professor of Economics at
the Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Austria. He is the author of 35 books and over 100 journal articles.