Assistant Professorship for Labor and Innovation Economics

All exams have been corrected now. The exam inspections for "Labor Economics" and "Economics of Innovation" will take place on August 30. If you would like to see your exam, please send an e-mail with your matriculation number to markus.nagler@fau.de until August 16th, the latest. You will then rece...

The Hanns Martin Schleyer-Foundation awarded me the Friedwart Bruckhaus-Prize 2020/21 for my paper on sorting into the teacher profession across the business cycle last week. You can find out more about the prize and the award ceremony here: https://schleyer-stiftung.de/2021-14-dezember-muenchen-bp/...

I have corrected all exams now.   The exam inspection for "Labor Economics" will take place on March 8th at Lange Gasse. If you would like to inspect your exam, please send an e-mail with your matriculation number to markus.nagler@fau.de until March 1st, the latest. I will then send you t...

I will be teaching two courses in the Summer Term 2022:   Master's level seminar on the Economics of Human Capital Master's level course on the Economics of Innovation   Please note the additional information given on the teaching page. Please let me know if you have any q...

Our paper on the disclosure function of the patent system contains this week's AEA Chart of the Week: https://www.aeaweb.org/research/charts/disclosure-innovation-patent-library   The paper shows evidence that the disclosure function of the patent system, the "quid pro quo of the right to...