Dr. Constanze Binder
Associate Professor of Philosophy, Erasmus Institute for Philosophy and Economics

Constanze Binder is Associate Professor in Philosophy at the Erasmus School of Philosophy and co-director of the Erasmus Institute for Philosophy and Economics (EIPE). Constanze studied Economics and Environmental System Science at Graz University and obtained a PhD in Philosophy at the University of Groningen. She previously taught in the Philosophy Departments of Groningen and Leiden University, worked at the Economics Department of the University of Osnabrück, and contributed to projects for the Austrian Federal Ministry of the Environment and the Austrian Human Dimensions Program. Constanze’s research is on interface of philosophy and economics, with a particular focus on the analysis of freedom, responsibility and distributive justice in political philosophy and welfare economics, as well as on the ethics of individual and collective decision making in politics and economics.