Data is the raw material of the information age, the new gold, as some say. Knowing how to handle and analyze data and to draw the right conclusions is a key qualification both in a business and in an economic policy environment. This course in applied econometrics provides you with insight and experience in how to apply statistical methods to examine a wide range of questions in economics and beyond.
Ph.D., Dr. rer. pol (University of Trier, 1998). M.Sc. (Economics, University of Hanover, 1993) with a thesis on whether moderate inflation harms growth. Studied Economics and languages in Germany and France. Twenty years as a bank economist trying to make sense of global economies and financial markets. Worked with government debt and financial market regulation at the Danish Ministry of Finance. Main professional interests: monetary macroeconomics, economic policy, and European integration. With DIS since 2019.