University Professor of Economics, Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg
I am a Full-Professor of Economics at the University of Bamberg, Germany. I am also a fellow of the Euro Area Business Cycle Network (EABCN), a research fellow of the Centre of Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (CAMA) at the Australian National University and a member of the Computational and Financial Econometrics (CFE) Network. Additionally, I am the spokesperson of the Doctoral Research Training Group “Bounded Rationality, Heterogeneity and Network Effects” funded by the Hans-Böckler Foundation, and principal organizer of the Behavioral Macroeconomics Workshop.
My main research interests are behavioral macroeconomics, monetary policy, macrofinancial stability and income inequality.
Here you can find out about my
- Current Projects
- Mar. 2022: I will be giving a two-day course on “Expectations and Learning in Macroeconomics” at the University of Florence on March 21-22, 2022.
- Mar. 2022: My paper “Inequality, macroeconomic performance and political polarization: a panel analysis of 20 advanced democracies” with Juan Carlos Peña and Thomas Saalfeld is now out at the Review of Social Economy! Check it out here.
- Dec. 2021: My paper “Monetary Policy with a State-Dependent Inflation Target in a Behavioral Two-Country Monetary Union Model” with Benjamin Lojak is now out at the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control ! Check it out here.
- Nov. 2021: Our new book “Unbalanced Growth from a Balanced Perspective” is out! Check it out here.