Christian Schultz

Christian Schultz

Institutleder, professor

Født 17. Juni 1957.

Akademiske grader:

Københavns Universitet , Cand.polit 1984, Københavns Universitet, Lic polit, Økonomi, 1989 , (thesis title: Unemployment in market economies, supervised by Birgit Grodal)

Nuværende stilling 


Professor i økonomi, Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet, 1995 –

Institutleder, Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet, 2010-

 

Tidligere stillinger:

Lektor, Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet, 1989-95

Post Doctoral Fellow,  (Seniorstipendiat) Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet, 1987-89

Licientatstuderende, Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet, 1984-87

Andre tilknytninger

Medlem af Centre for Industrial Economics, 1996-2013. (Director  2000-2008)

Associeret medlem af  Economic Policy Research Unit, 1998-

Research fellow i CES-ifo Research Network, 1999-.

 

Forskningsledelse

Leder af KU’s Stjerneprogram, Economic Policy in the Modern Welfare State, Københavns Universitet, 2008-2012

Director of the Centre for Industrial Economics, 2000-2008

 

Konkurrencerådet 

Formand, Konkurrencerådet , 2012–

Næstformand, Konkurrencerådet, 2005 –2011

Medlem, Konkurrencerådet, 2001 –

 

Nationalbanken repræsentantskab og bestyrelse

Formand for Nationalbankens bestyrelse 2018-

Medlem af Nationalbankens bestyrelse, 2017-

Formand for Nationalbankens repræsentantskab 2018-

 Medlem af Nationalbankens repræsentantskab, 2014- (næstformand 2015-2018)

 

Bestyrelse

Medlem af bestyrelsen "Lønmodtagernes Dyrtidsfond", (Danish Workers’ Pension Fund) 1998-2013.

Bestyrelsesformand i forskningscenteret, Centre for Economic and Business Research, CBS, 2005-2009

Bestyrelsesformand i forskningscenteret, FORA, CBS 2003-2004

Medlem af Styrelsen för Föreningen för utgivande av Scandinavian Journal of Economics

 

Kommissioner

 

Medlem af Statsministeriets Rådgivende Udvalg for Færøerne, 1998-2002

Medlem af  Revisorkommissionen, 2009-2016

 

Administration, universitet

Institutleder, Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet, 2010-

Fungerende institutleder, Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet, Oct 2009-March 2010

Vice-institutleder, Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet 2008-2009

Ph.d. studieleder, Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet, 1994-2008

Medlem af bestyrelsen, Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet,, 2004-2008

Director of the Danish Graduate Programme in Economics, 1997-2005

Medlem af bestyrelsen the Nordic Network in Economics, 2003-2008

Medlem af studienævnet, Økonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet, 1989-1992

Medlem af the external steering group for Department of Administration, University of Greenland, Oct 2009-March 2010

 

Gæsteforskerophold:

Visiting Scholar, Department of Economics, University of California, Davis, 1986 
Visiting Scholar, Department of Economics, Harvard University, 1992-93 
Visiting Professor, Copenhagen Business School, 1995

 

Hovedområder forskning

Politisk Økonomi

Konkurrenceøkonomi og Industrial Organization

Market regulering og incitamenter

 

Redaktionelt arbejde:

Redaktør (Editor), Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2000-2005

Associate Editor (medredaktør) Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 1996- 2000, 2005-

Member of the Panel of Economic Policy, 2007-2008

Associate Editor The Manchester School, 1997- 2010

 

Refereeing

American Economic Review, American Political Science Review, Canadian Journal of Economics, Economics Letters, European Economic Review, European Journal of Political Economy, Games and Economic Behavior, International Economic Review, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Industrial Economics, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Journal of Economics and Management Strategy; Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Public Economic Theory, The Manchester School, Nationaløkonomisk Tidsskrift, Oxford Economic Papers, RAND Journal, Review of Economic Studies, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Resource and Energy Economics, Labor Economics, Journal of Economic Theory, Economics of Governance, Journal of European Economic Association.

 

Teaching:

Political Economy, Industrial Organization, Game theory, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics.

External Lecturer, Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen 1999-2005

External Lecturer, Royal Danish Agricultural University, 1994-1998

2003 Winner of the “Invisible Hand”, “The Invisible Hand Award is awarded to a lecturer at the Institute of Economics at University of Copenhagen who has shown an outstanding teaching performance”

 

Supervision:

7Ph.D.  (Karsten Staehr, Norges Bank’s forskningsafdeling), Trine Filges (SFI), Claes Bengtsson (DG Comp, Chief Economists Office), David Dreyer Lassen (Professor, Økonomisk Institut, København), Michala Ehlers (Danish Competition Authority), Frederik Silbye (DONG), Mie la Cour Sonne (Copenhagen Economics) and numerous (100+) masters students

 

External Examiner: University of Aarhus, University of Odense, CBS

 

Appointment committees:

University of Aarhus, University of Odense, Copenhagen Business School, Royal Danish Agricultural University, University of Lund, Stockholm School of Economics, University of Helsinki, University of Tampere, University of Turko, University of Copenhagen, University of Birmingham, University of Alicante, University of Uppsala, University of Stockholm, University of Turko, University of Oslo, Aachen University, Fróðskaparsetur Føroya/University of the Faroe Islands

 

Program committee work:

Member of the Program Committee: ESEM Toulouse 1997, EEA Berlin 1998. EEA Santiago de Compostella 1999, EEA Lausanne 2001, EPCS Aarhus 2003, and EARIE Helsinki 2003, NORIO V, Reyklavik, 2005, EARIE, Amsterdam 2006, EARIE 2012, EARIE 2013, EARIE 2014, EARIE 2015

 

Research evaluation

 

Evaluator for Norges Forskningsråd, Young Researcher Star-Programme 2005

Evaluator for the Finnish Research Council, 2006

Panel evaluator, European Research Council, 2007

Member of the expert committee evaluating the Department of Economics and the Department of Socio-Economics, University of Zürich, 2007

Member of the nomination committee for Assar Lindbeck Medaljen, which is given to the best Swedish Academic Economist below 45, 2007, 2009

Member of evaluation committee (Ledamot) Riksbankens Jubilæumsfond, Stockholm, Sweden, 2010-2011

Member of evaluation committee, Evaluating the teaching of Economics in Sweden for Swedish National Agency for Higher Education, 2011.

Member of evaluation committee, Hanken School of Business, Helsinki, Finland Nov 2012

Member of evaluation committee, Social Sciences, European Science Foundation, December 2012

Member of evaluation committee, Social Sciences, European Science Foundation, 2013

Member of panel in social sciences European Science Foundation, evaluation  for the Portugeese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT). Evaluation of R&D Units 2013-2014

Member of research evaluation panel, University of Uppsala, 2017

Member of panel evaluating research in Economics in Norway for the Research Council of Norway, 2017-18

 

 

 

Conference presentations:

Econometric Society European Meetings: Bologna 1988, München 1989, Cambridge 1991, Maastrict 1994,

Econometric Society European Winter Meeting, Sandbjerg 1989.

Econometric Society World Meetings: Barcelona 1990, Tokyo 1995, Seattle 2000, London 2005.

European Economic Association Conferences, Bologna 1988, Augsburg 1989, Lisbon 1990, Cambridge 1991, Istanbul 1996, Toulouse, 1997, Berlin 1998, Santiago de Compostella 1999, Lausanne 2001, Venice 2002, Stockholm 2003, Madrid 2004, Barcelona 2009.

Public Economic Theory Conference, Duke University 2004, Hanoi, 2006

Econometric Society European Winter Meeting, Sandbjerg 1988

Econometric Society Winter Meeting Anaheim, California, USA 1993

Conference on Macroeconomics and the Labor Market, Oslo 1989.

Nordic economics conference, “Marstrandmødet”,1989

Warwick Summer Workshop on the New Macroeconomics, 1993.

International Conference on Recent Developments in the Macroeconomics of Imperfect Competition, Paris 1994.

Stony Brook Game Theory Conference, 1994

CEPR European Summer Symposium in Macroeconomics, Tarragona 1994.

1st International Conference on Economic Theory, Alternative Approaches to Macroeconomics, Madrid 1994, 

3rd International Conference on Economic Theory., Santiago de Compostella 1996

Research network TM2 conference on macroeconomics, Paris 1996

Asset conference, Alicante, 1996, Rethymion 2002

Instability, Inefficiency, and Public Policy: Lessons from Dynamic General Equilibrium Models", Paris 1999.

"Macroeconomics", Toulouse 1999

“XII conference on Game Theory and Applications”, Bologna 1999

"European Public Choice Conference" Sienna, 2000

Yrjo Jansson workshop on industrial economics, 2002

EARIE, Helsinki 2003

Norio IV, Copenhagen, 2004, Norio V, Reyklavik, 2005

Association for Competition Economics Conference, Copenhagen 2005

American Economic Association Conference, Boston 2005

CEPR, European Summer Symposium in Economic Theory, Gerzensee, 2007

 

  

Seminar presentations:

University of Alicante, University of Amsterdam, University of Bergen, University of Bologna, University of California, Davis, Essex University, Harvard University, Lund University, Stockholm School of Economics, Delta, Paris, University de Cergy-Pontoise, Paris, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Queen Mary College, CentER Tilburg, IGIER, Boconni University, Milan, Aarhus University, KVL, Copenhagen,  Copenhagen Business School, IIES, University of Stockholm, Université de Toulouse, Oslo University, Penn State University, IUI Stockholm, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Universität Heidelberg, Tel Aviv University, Warwick University, Aarhus Business School, Göteborg University, University of Helsinki, Yale University, Purdue, University of Illinois, Bloomington, Wissenschaftscentrum Berlin, INSEAD, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Carlos III, Madrid, Institut d’Analisi Economica, Barcelona

Publications  

Refereed Journals

  1. " A Macro Model of Conjectural Equilibrium, Scandinavian-Journal-of-Economics; 88(3), 1986, pages 489-509, with H.J. Jacobsen.
  2. ''On the Existence of Conjectural Equilibria with a priori Chosen Rationing Patterns'', European Economic Review, 31, 1987 (with H.J.Jacobsen).
  3. ''A General Equilibrium Macro Model with Wage Bargaining'', Scandinavian Journal of Economics, vol 92, no 3, 1990 (with H.J. Jacobsen)
  4. ''Undominated Wage Rates in a Unionized Overlapping Generations Economy'', European Economic Review, 1991 (with H.J. Jacobsen)
  5. ''The Impossibility of Involuntary Unemployment in an Overlapping Generations Model with Rational Expectations'', Journal of Economic Theory, vol 58, 1992
  6. ''Wage Setting and Stabilization Policy in a Game with Renegotiation'', Oxford Economic Papers, vol 44, 1992 (with J. Driffill)
  7. ''Decreasing Unemployment Increases Welfare'', Scandinavian Journal of Economics, vol 94, no3, 1992 (with H.J. Jacobsen)
  8. 11. ''The Effectiveness of Economic Policy in a General Equilibrium Model with Wage Bargaining and Rational Expectations'', European Economic Review, vol 38, no 2, 1994, with H.J. Jacobsen
  9. ''A Note on Strongly Renegotiation Proof Equilibria'', Games and Economic Behavior, vol 6, 1994
  10. ''Renegotiation in Repeated Cournot Duopoly'', Economics Letters, vol 47, 1995. (with J. Driffill)
  11. ''Optimal Labor Contracts may exhibit Wage Fluctuations due to Wage Discrimination'', l'Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, vol 37/37, 1995. (with H.J.Jacobsen)
  12. ''The Politics of Persuasion when Voters are Rational'', Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 97, 3, 1995.
  13. ''Polarization and Inefficient Policies", Review of Economic Studies, 63, 331-344, 1996
  14. ''Announcements and Credibility of Monetary Policy'', Oxford Economic Papers, 48, 673-680, 1996
  15. ''Wages and Employments in a Repeated Game with Revenue Fluctuations'', European Economic Review, 41, 147-162, 1997.
  16. "One Cow, One Vote", Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 99(4), 597-615, 1997 (with Svend Albæk)
  17. "On the relative advantage of cooperatives", Economics Letters, 59, 397-401, 1998 (with Svend Albaek)
  18. ''Limit pricing when incumbents have conflicting interests'', International Journal of Industrial Organization, 1999
  19. "Monetary Policy, Delegation and Polarization", Economic Journal, 1999
  20. "Local Public Goods, Debt and Migration", (with Tomas Sjöström), Journal of Public Economics, 2001
  21. “Policy Biases with voters’ uncertainty about the economy and the government”, European Economic Review, 2002
  22. “Export Cartels and Domestic Markets”, Journal of Industry Competition and Trade 2002
  23. "Price or Quantity in Tacit Collusion",  with Luca Lambertini, Economics Letters 78, 2003, 131-137,
  24. "Market Transparency and Product Differentiation", Economics Letters 2004, 173-178
  25. "Public Debt, Migration and Shortsighted Politicians" 2004, (with Tomas Sjostrom) , Journal of Public Economic Theory, 2004, 6(5), 655-674 
  26. "Adaptive Contracting: The Trial and Error Approach to Outsourcing", with Morten Bennedsen, Economic Theory, 25(1), 2005, 35-50
  27. "Transparency on the Consumer Side and Tacit Collusion",  European Economic Review, 49, 279-297, 2005
  28. "Public Funding of Political Parties", with Ignacio Ortuno Ortin, Journal of Public Economic Theory, 2005
  29. “Strategic Campaigning and Redistributive Politics”,  Economic Journal, 2007
  30. Information, Polarization and Term Length in Democracy, Journal of Public Economics, 2008
  31. Transparency and Product Differentiation”, Economics Letters, 2009
  32. Arms’ Length Delegation of Public Services”, with Morten Bennedsen, Journal of Public Economics, 2011
  33. "Consumer poaching, brand switching, and price transparency", Economics Letters, 2014
  34. “Collusion in Markets with Imperfect Price Information on Both Sides, Review of Industrial Organization, 50,3,287-301, 2017

 

Book-chapters and Danish journals

 

  1. 1.       ''A General Equilibrium View of Unemployment'', in R. Lund and P. Pedersen, eds:''Unemployment: Theory, Policy and Structure'', Walter de Gruyter and Co. Berlin, New York, 1987 (with H.J. Jacobsen)
  2. 2.       '' Imperfekt konkurrence og arbejdsloeshed'', (in danish: Imperfect Competition and Unemployment), Nationaloekonomisk Tidsskrift, 1991
  3. 3.       ''Unequal Pay for Equal Work'', Nationaloekonomisk Tidsskrift, no 3, 1992 (with H.J. Jacobsen)
  4. 4.       '' Efficiency, Enforceability and Acyclical Wages'', in Dixon, H. and N. Rankin, eds. ''The new Macroeconomics, Imperfect Markets, and Policy Effectiveness'', Cambridge University Press, 1995.
  5. "Industriøkonomi" (with Peter Mølgaard, Per Overgaard and Stephen Martin), in C. Hjort-Andersen, ed. Udviklingslinier i Økonomisk Teori, DJØF-forlag, 2000 (in Danish: ”Industrial Organization”).
  6. ”Varemærket i Økonomisk Teori”, with Per Overgaard in ”125R-Varemærkeloven 1880-2005 – et overblik”. Patent og Varemærkestyrelsen and DJØF’s forlag 

Edited books

 ”Institutions, Equilibria and Efficiency”, Schultz, C and K. Vind (eds.), Studies in Economic Theory 25, Springer

Unpublished Working Papers 

  1.  “Public Funding of Political Parties with Informative Campaigning”, with Ignacio Ortuno-Ortin, 2009
  2. “Virtual Capacity and Competition”, 2009
  3. “Collusion in Markets with Imperfect Price Information on both Sides”, 2009
  4. "Regional Redistribution and Migration", mimeo 1999, (with Paolo Manasse).
  5. "Divide the Dollar, a Model of Interregional Redistributive Politics", mimeo 2000 (with Ignacio Ortuno Ortin).
  6. "Price vs Quantity in a Repeated Differentiated Duopoly", mimeo 2000 (with Luca Lambertini),

 

Miscellaneous:

Contributions to "Den Store Danske Encyklopædi", (The Danish Encyclopedia). 

Columns in the major Danish newspapers: Berlingske Tidende, Politiken, Information and Børsen. 

Reports on the Faeorese Economy 1998, 1999. (as member of the prime minister’s advisory committee on the Faeroese economy), with Arne Larsen, Bjarne Skafte and Svend Engmose

 

Uddannelse

PhD

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