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Tilman Brück

Distinguished Senior Fellow

Tilman Brück

Tilman Brück

Professor Tilman Brück is a Distinguished Senior Fellow with the SIPRI Security and Development Programme. His research interests include the inter-relationship between peace, security and development, the economics of post-war reconstruction, and the economics of terrorism and security policy.

Brück was Director of SIPRI from 20132014 and is now a Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). He the Founder and Managing Director of the International Security and Development Center (ISDC).

Subject expertise

poverty analysis, labour economics in developing countries, household survey data analysis, economics of conflict and war, post-war reconstruction, economic security, and anti-terrorism policy

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External publications
  • Brück, T. and Xu, G., 'Who gives aid to whom and when? Aid accelerations, shocks and policies', European Journal of Political Economy, vol. 28, no. 4 (2012), pp. 593–606.
  • T. Brück and H. Lehmann eds, In the Grip of Transition: Economic and Social Consequences of Restructuring in Russia and Ukraine (Palgrave Macmillan: Houndmills, Basingstoke, 2012).
  • Brück, T., de Groot, O. and Schneider, F., 'The economic costs of the German participation in the Afghanistan war', Journal of Peace Research, vol. 48, no. 6 (2011), pp. 793–805.