Harald Uhlig (1961)

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Prof. Harald Uhlig, Ph.D.
Department of Economics
1126 East 59th Street
The University of Chicago
Chicago, IL 60637
USA  

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Curriculum vitae:

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Current position (since October 2007): Professor in Economics at University of Chicago


Previous positions:

2000-2007

Professor for Economic Policy (Macroeconomics) at Humboldt University

1999-2000

Visiting professor at Stanford University.

1994-2000

Research professor in macroeconomics at Tilburg University.

1993-1994

Visiting professor in Bonn and visiting assistant professor at the University of Chicago.

1990-1994 Assistant professor at Princeton University.


Ph.D.: 1990, University of Minnesota, "Costly information acquisition, stock prices and neoclassical growth"


Major field:
Macroeconomics.


Topics:

Applied quantitative theory and applied dynamic, stochastic general equilibrium theory:

The Intersection of Macroeconomics and Financial Economics:

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Some recent publications:

2000

"Tax Policy and Aggregate Demand Management Under Catching Up with the Joneses," American Economic Review, joint with Lars Ljungqvist.

1999

"Rules of Thumb versus Dynamic Programming," American Economic Review, joint with Martin Lettau.

1997

"Bayesian vectorautoregressions with stochastic volatility," Econometrica.

1996

"Increasing the capital income tax may lead to faster growth," joint with Noriyuki Yanagawa, European Economic Review.

1993

"Portfolio insurance and asset prices," J. of Finance, joint with G. Donaldson.

1991

"Understanding unit rooters: a helicopter tour," Econometrica, joint with C.A. Sims.


Press:

Prof. Harald Uhlig now blogs on macroeconomics and economic policy for the Handelsblatt, see http://oekonomie.blogg.de/ . Check it out - and have fun adding your own comments!

Prof. Uhlig at Bloomberg TV

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“Der Montagsökonom” Interview with Prof. Uhlig in FTD, 06/10/2003

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“In dreißig Jahren drei Rezessionen im Euroraum”, in FAZ, 23/09/2003

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 Contact information, further information and links:

Prof. Harald Uhlig, Ph.D.
Department of Economics
1126 East 59th Street
The University of Chicago
Chicago, IL 60637
USA