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The Department of Economics aims to provide excellence in research and teaching. The department's activities contribute significantly to solving some of today’s most important and pressing economic issues.

The Department of Economics is part of the Kurt W. Rothschild School of Economics and Statistics (RoSES).

Our website provides information about our recent publications, our weekly Economics Research Seminar, as well as current news and open positions

new working paper

The causal effect of agritourism on farm survival
(October 2023)

Matthias Firgo, Dieter Pennerstorfer
new working paper

Labor Market News and Expectations about Jobs & Earnings?
(October 2023)

Bernhard Schmidpeter
new working paper

The Bond Agio Premium
(September 2023)

Jochen Güntner, Benjamin Karner
new working paper

The Parenthood Penalty in Mental Health: Evidence from Austria and Denmark
(September 2023)

Alexander Ahammer, Ulrich Glogowsky, Martin Halla, Timo Hener
new working paper

Not All Oil Types Are Alike
(August 2023)

Jochen Güntner, Michael Irlacher, Peter Öhlinger
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More publications and working papers

Event 13.12.2023

Economics Research Seminar

Felix Chopra (University of Copenhagen)

Event 06.12.2023

The 25th Annual Kurt W. Rothschild Lecture Series, featuring Monika Schnitzer

"Competition as a Prerequisite to Innovation"

Prof. Dr. Monika Schnitzer, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

Monika Schnitzer
Event 29.11.2023

Economics Research Seminar

Simon Reif (ZEW Mannheim)

Simon Reif
Event 22.11.2023

Economics Research Seminar

Rainer Widmann (Max-Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition in Munich)



Seminars, publications, working papers, ... 


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