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Matthias Hertweck

Matthias Hertweck

Research Interests

  • Dynamic Macroeconomics
  • Labor Economics
  • Monetary Policy

Refereed Publications

  • Brey, B. and M.S. Hertweck, The extension of short-time work schemes during the Great Recession: A story of success?, Macroeconomic Dynamics, forthcoming.
  • Di Pace, F. and M.S. Hertweck (2019), Labor Market Frictions, Monetary Policy and Durable Goods, Review of Economic Dynamics, Vol. 32, pp. 274-304.
  • Hertweck, M. S. and O. Sigrist (2015), The Ins and Outs of German Unemployment: A Transatlantic Perspective, Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 67(4), pp. 1078-1095.
  • Hertweck, M.S. (2013), Strategic Wage Bargaining, Labor Market Volatility, and Persistence, The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics (Advances), Vol. 13(1), pp. 123–149.
  • Gubler, M. and M.S. Hertweck (2013), Commodity Price Shocks and the Business Cycle: Structural Evidence for the U.S., Journal of International Money and Finance, Vol. 37(2013), pp. 324-352.

Other Working Papers and Publications

  • Hertweck, M. S. and O. Sigrist (2013), The Aggregate Effects of the Hartz Reforms in Germany, SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research No. 532.
  • Hertweck, M.S. (2010), Endogenous On-the-job Search and Frictional Wage Dispersion, University of Basel, WWZ Discussion Paper No. 2010/02.
  • Consolo, A. and M.S. Hertweck (2010), Shocks and Frictions under Right-to-Manage Wage Bargaining: A Transatlantic Perspective, University of Basel, WWZ Discussion Paper No. 2010/01.


  • 2019: Centre for the Study of African Economies, Oxford; Ghent University Workshop on Empirical Macroeconomics.
  • 2018: Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung Nürnberg; Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg; Universität Passau.
  • 2017: European Economic Association, Lissabon.
  • 2016: Bank of England; University of Nottingham; Search and Matching Amsterdam; Uppsala University; Verein für Socialpolitik Augsburg; Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Halle.

  • 2015: Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen; African Search and Matching Workshop Marrakech; Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Berlin; Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Halle.

  • 2014: Universität Bern; Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Essen.

  • 2013: Evangelische Akademie Loccum; Midwest Macroeconomics Meetings Urbana-Champaign; Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung Nürnberg; Universität Bielefeld; IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meetings of Labor Economists Buch am Ammersee; Essex-Konstanz Macroeconomics Workshop; Computing in Economics and Finance Vancouver; Verein für Socialpolitik Düsseldorf; European Association of Labour Economists Turin.

  • 2012: University of Warwick; Midwest Macroeconomics Meetings Notre Dame; Verein für Socialpolitik Göttingen; Dynare Conference Zürich; Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Berlin; Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Halle; ECB/CEPR Labour Market Workshop Frankfurt am Main.

  • 2011: Justus-Liebig University Gießen; Ruhr Graduate School Dortmund; University of Essex; Society of Labor Economists Vancouver; Ludwigs-Maximilians Universität München; Mainz Workshop in Labour Economics; Universität Zürich; International Conference on Macroeconomic Analysis and Finance Rethymnon; Labor Market Institutions and the Macroeconomy Nürnberg; Bank of England; Cologne Workshop on Macroeconomics; Penn Search and Matching Workshop; Penn Macro Club; Penn Econometrics Lunch; Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.

  • 2010: Computing in Economics and Finance London; European Economic As-sociation Glasgow; Verein für Socialpolitik Kiel; Technische Universität Chemnitz; Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Berlin; Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Halle.

  • 2009: Universität Konstanz.

  • 2008: Institut für Weltwirtschaft Kiel; Universität Basel; Paris School of Economics; Europäische Zentralbank; University of Oxford; Bank of England.

  • 2007: Royal Economic Society Warwick; Society of Labor Economists Chicago; Universität Osnabrück.

  • 2006: Verein für Socialpolitik Bayreuth; Economic Behavior and Interaction Models Bielefeld

Refereeing (Selection)

  • Journals: American Economic Review; Review of Economic Studies; Economic Journal (3); European Economic Review (2); Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2); Labour Economics; Journal of International Money and Finance (2); Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics; European Journal of Political Economy; Economica; Macroeconomic Dynamics (4); Industrial and Labor Relations Review; Journal of Macroeconomics; LABOUR; The Manchester School; Journal of Applied Economics; Journal of International Trade & Economic Development; IZA Journal of European Labor Studies; Bulletin of Economic Research; Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics; Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance; International Review of Applied Economics

  • Conferences: Spring Meeting of Young Economists (2011-2015); Verein für Socialpolitik (2016)

  • Grant Authorities: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada; Fritz Thyssen Stiftung

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