Steffen Murau is a political economist specialized on international money and finance. His research covers three major themes: private credit money accommodation, the international monetary system, and the European Monetary Union. He currently carries out a research project on the transformation of the Eurozone architecture at the Global Development Policy Center of Boston University, funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft. In addition, he has postdoctoral affiliations with the Political Economy Research Centre (CITYPERC) at City, University of London, and Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, Potsdam. In the academic year 2017-18, he was a postdoctoral fellow at Weatherhead Center for International Affairs of Harvard University. He holds a PhD in International Political Economy from City, University of London (2017); a Magister Artium in political science, philosophy and international law from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) München (2012); and a Bachelor of Science in economics from LMU München (2011).