David Hilpert has completed his bachelor and master’s degrees in
Political Science at the University of Mannheim, with stays abroad at
the Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, and the Johns Hopkins University,
Baltimore, USA. His research focuses on courts and their effect on
international cooperation, particularly in a European Union setting.
His master thesis dealt with the decision making of the European Court
of Justice, and how it depends on its political environment.
Furthermore, he is interested in Quantitative Methods, particularly in