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Gesellschaft zur Förderung der finanzwissenschaftlichen Forschung e.V.
Wörthstr. 26
50668 Köln

Register of Associations: VR 5608
Registration court: Amtsgericht Köln

Represented by:
Dr. Michael Thöne


Phone: +49 (0) 221 13 97 51 0
Telefax: +49 (0) 221 13 97 51 11
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Postal address

Finanzwissenschaftliches Forschungsinstitut
an der Universität zu Köln
Postfach 13 01 36
50495 Köln


Sales tax identification number according to Sect. 27 a of the Sales Tax Law:
DE 123 048 919

Person responsible for editorial

Dr. Michael Thöne
Wörthstr. 26
50668 Köln

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