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Christoph Luetge holds the Peter Loescher Endowed Chair of Business Ethics at Technical University of Munich. He studied philosophy and business informatics, obtaining his doctorate in 1999 and his habilitation in 2005. He has been teaching business ethics at the Universities of Munich, Witten and Braunschweig, before moving to TU Munich in 2010. He has also held visiting professorships in Taipei, Kyoto and Venice, and recently was appointed a member of the national Ethics Committee on Self-Driving Cars of the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure.
Prof. Luetge is one of the first ethicists to apply the method of laboratory experiments to ethics. Among his major recent publications are: „Order Ethics or Moral Surplus: What Holds a Society Together?” (Lexington, 2015), „Experimental Ethics” (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), the “Handbook of the Philosophical Foundations of Business Ethics” (Springer, 2013). In 2007, he was awarded a Heisenberg Fellowship by the German Research Foundation. He has commented on political and economic affairs on Bloomberg, Financial Times and numerous other media.