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Emanuel Hansen

Emanuel Hansen - Center for Macroeconomic Research

Research focuses

Public Economics, Political Economy, Information Economics

Curriculum vitae

  • Since 2016: Juniorprofessor in Economics, University of Cologne
  • 2014 – 2016: Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Macroeconomic Research, University of Cologne
  • 2014: PhD in Economics, Bonn Graduate School of Economics, University of Bonn and European Doctoral Program in Quantitative Economics
  • 2010 – 2011: Visiting research student, London School of Economics
  • 2008: Magister Artium in Political Science (equiv. Master), University of Mainz
  • 2007: Diploma in Economics (equiv. Master), University of Mainz

Selected publications

  • Political Selection and the Optimal Concentration of Political Power, with Andreas Grunewald and Gert Pönitzsch, 2019. Forthcoming at Economic Theory.
  • Optimal Income Taxation with Labor Supply Responses at Two Margins: When is an Earned Income Tax Credit Optimal?, 2018. Revise and Resubmit, Journal of Public Economics.
  • Political Competition with Endogenous Party Formation and Citizen Activists, 2017. Working paper.