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Prof. Dr. Alexander Westkamp

Prof. Dr. Alexander Westkamp - Professor in Economics, especially in Behavior and Design.

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2015 Associate Professor (W2) w.o. tenure, University of Cologne
2013 - 2015 Assistant Professor, Maastricht University
2012 - 2013 Visiting Scholar, Economics Department, Stanford University
2008 - 2012 Assistant, Institute for Microeconomics, University of Bonn
Since 2009 Postdoctoral researcher
2005 - 2009 Doctoral studies, Bonn Graduate School of Economics, summa cum laude, advisor: Benny Moldovanu
2007 - 2008 Visiting Fellow, Economics Department, Harvard University - Host: Alvin E. Roth
2001 - 2005 Diploma in economics, University of Bonn
2003 - 2004 Erasmus student at Universidad Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain

Selected Publications

  • Market structure and matching with contracts", Journal of Economic Theory, 145, 1724 - 1738 (2010)
  • An analysis of the German university admissions system", Economic Theory, 53, 561 - 589 (2013)
  • Stability and competitive equilibrium in trading networks", with John Hatfield, Scott Kominers, Alexandru Nichifor, and Michael Ostrovsky, Journal of
  • Political Economy 121, 966 - 1005 (2013)
  • Implementing quotas in university admissions: an experimental analysis", with Sebastian Braun, Nadja Dwenger, and Dorothea Kubler, Games and Economic Behavior, 85, 232 - 251 (2014)