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Prof. Dr. Susanne Prantl

Prof. Dr. Susanne Prantl - Industrial Economics and Applied Microeconometrics

Research focuses

Economics, Applied Microeconometrics

Curriculum vitae

  • since 2016 Elected Member, Scientific Advisory Board, DIW Berlin (Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung)
  • since 2014 Principal Investigator in the Priority Program 1764 (PR 1238/1-1), funded by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG)
  • since 2014 Invited Member, Arbeitskreis Kartellrecht, Bundeskartellamt Bonn
  • since 2011 Elected Member, Editorial Board (Advisor), Journal of Economics and Statistics
  • since 2011 Elected Member, Committee for Industrial Economics, German Economic Association (Verein für Socialpolitik, VfS)
  • since 2010 Full Professor of Economics, Dept. of Economics, University of Cologne (UoC)
  • 2017-2018 Speaker of the Department of Economics, Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Cologne
  • 2013-2017 Elected Member, Graduate Student Selection Committee, German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)
  • 2011-2018 Research Affiliate, MPI for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn
  • 2009 Visiting Scholar (4 months), Dept. of Economics, Harvard University, Cambridge (MA), on invitation by Prof. P. Aghion, Ph.D.
  • 2009-2010 Associate Professor (W2, untenured), Research group of Prof. M. Hellwig, Ph.D., Max Planck Institute (MPI) for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn
  • 2006-2012 Visiting International Fellow (several visits), Advanced Institute of Management Research (AIM), London, UK, funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)
  • 2006 Visiting Scholar (2 months), Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, UK, on invitation by Prof. R. Griffith, Ph.D.
  • 2004-2012 International Research Fellow, Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, UK
  • 2004-2009 Member of the Collaborative Research Centre SFB/Transregio 15, funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG)
  • 2004-2009 Senior Research Fellow, Research group of Prof. L.-H. Röller, Ph.D., Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB)
  • 2002-2003 Marie Curie-Researcher (16 months), Dept. of Economics, University College London, UK
  • 2002-2003 Assistant Professor (C1), Dept. of Economics, University of Mannheim (partly on leave)
  • 2002 Ph.D. Economics (Dr. rer. pol., summa cum laude), University of Mannheim
  • 2000 Young Economists' Essay Award, European Association for Research in Industrial Economics (EARIE)

Selected publications

  • Prantl, Susanne, and Alexandra Spitz-Oener. “The Impact of Immigration on Competing Natives' Wages: Evidence from German Reunification.” Accepted at Review of Economics and Statistics.
  • Aghion, Philippe, Peter Howitt, and Susanne Prantl. 2015. “Patent Rights, Product Market Reforms, and Innovation.”  Journal of Economic Growth, 20(3): 223-262. doi: 10.1007/s10887-015-9114-3.
  • Aghion, Philippe, Peter Howitt, and Susanne Prantl. 2013. “Revisiting the Relationship between Competition, Patenting, and Innovation.” In Advances in Economics and Econometrics (10th World Congress, Volume 1, Economic Theory), edited by Daron Acemoglu, Manuel Arellano, and Eddie Dekel, chapter 15, 451-455. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/CBO9781139060011.
  • Prantl, Susanne. 2012. “The Impact of Firm Entry Regulation on Long-living Entrants.” Small Business Economics, 39(1): 61-76. doi: 10.1007/s11187-010-9293-4.
  • Aghion, Philippe, Richard Blundell, Rachel Griffith, Peter Howitt, and Susanne Prantl. 2009. “The Effects of Entry on Incumbent Innovation and Productivity.” Review of Economics and Statistics, 91(1): 20-32. doi: 10.1162/rest.91.1.20.
  • Prantl, Susanne, and Alexandra Spitz-Oener. 2009. “How does Entry Regulation Influence Entry into Self-employment and Occupational Mobility?” Economics of Transition, 17(4): 769-802. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-0351.2009.00374.x.
  • Prantl, Susanne, Matthias Almus, Jürgen Egeln, and Dirk Engel. 2009. “Lending Decisions of Cooperative Banks, Private Credit Banks and Savings Banks.” Journal of Applied Social Science Studies, 129(1): 83-132 (in German). doi: 10.3790/schm.129.1.83.
  • Aghion, Philippe, Richard Blundell, Rachel Griffith, Peter Howitt, and Susanne Prantl. 2004. “Entry and Productivity Growth: Evidence from Micro-level Panel Data.” Journal of the European Economic Association, 2(2-3): 265-276. doi: 10.1162/154247604323067970.