October 15, 2014______Fellow of the Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies at the University of Erfurt
 November 3-6, 2014_____Member of DAAD expert mission to Qingdao, China: Evaluating the prospects for establishing a Sino-German university
 October 31, 2014_____Accepted paper Journal of Evolutionary Economics, co-authored by Pierpaolo Andriani: Transactional Innovation as Performative Action: Transforming Comparative Advantage in the Global Coffee Business
 December 5-6, 2014____Attending 11th Asia Europe Economic Forum, Asian Development Bank Institute, Tokyo
 December 19, 2014___Appointed 'Distinguished Visiting Professor of Schwarzman Scholars at Tsinghua University', from December 15, 2014 to December 14, 2017
 January 3, 2015___ASSA/INEM book symposium on my 'Foundations' held at Boston
 January 17, 2015___New book 'Wachstum, Macht und Ordnung: Eine wissenschaftphilosophische Auseinandersetzung mit China' published (Metropolis) (Growth, Power and Order: Approaching China from the Angle of Economic Philosophy)
 February 10, 2015___public debate with Yao Yang, CCER, Peking University, at the Robert Bosch Foundation event 'Engaging With China', Berlin

 Februrary 15, 2015___Appointment Research Professor Economics and Evolutionary Sciences at Witten/Herdecke University, Germany
 February 25, 2015___Paper presentation and public debate at Welt-Ethos Institute, University of Tübingen, The Changing Basis of Economic Responsibility: A Look from the Perspective of Today

March-June 2015___Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Sinology, University of Vienna, on Chinese culture and economy
September 2015__Research trip to China, investigating family business, with support of Straniak Foundation, Vienna
October 2015__Together with colleagues from Witten/Herdecke University, Helsinki and Louvain: Winning ERANET-NEURON ELSA project grant on 'The integration of cross-disciplinary research in neuroscience and social science – a methodological case study on economic policies and the neuroscience of agency'
 February 2016_Member of Reimers Foundation German-Japanese Study Group 'Tradition and Change in East Asian Context.
 March-June 2016___Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Sinology, University of Vienna, on Chinese culture and economy
 March-April 2016___Research trip to China and teaching at the IMBA program of Beijing Normal University
 March 26___2016 contributor to Masahiko Aoki commemorative session at the annual JAFEE conference, Tokio
 September 2016__Staying at Schwarzman College at Tsinghua University, contributing guest lectures on the Chinese and German economies
 October 4, 2016___My magnum opus on China published: China's Economic Culture: The Ritual Order of State and Markets (Routledge)
February-March 2017__Continuing stay at Schwarzman College, Tsinghua University. March 1 delivering Fei Xiaotung Lecture at Tsinghua Insztitute of Sociology and Anthropology. Also teaching at IMBA program BNU Beijing
 March 2017__Appointed Visiting Professor at the Faculty of East Asian Studies, Ruhr University of Bochum
 July_2017__The Japanese translation of 'Hegel, Institutions, and Economics' published: attended book launch events in Tokyo and Kyoto