Mathias HUNGERBÜHLER

Department of Economics – University of Namur, Rempart de la Vierge, 8, 5000 Namur, Belgium

Tel: ++32 81 72 48 61

e-mail: mathias.hungerbuhler@fundp.ac.be, web: http://hungerbuehler.dyndns.org/mathias

 

 

 

 

 

 

Academic Experience

Assistant Professor (chargé de cours), University of Namur, since 2005

Associate member, Hoover Chair of Economic and Social Ethics, Université catholique de Louvain, since 2002

Invited Professor, ERMES, Université Paris II, 2006/07

 

Post-doctoral researcher, ERMES, Université Paris II, 2004/05

 

 

 

Education

PhD in Economics, Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium), 2004

MA in Economics, Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium), 2000

BA in Economics, Université de Lausanne (Switzerland), 1999

 

 

 

Fields of Interest

Labour Economics, Public Economics

 

 

 

Publications

 “Optimal Redistributive Taxation in a Search Equilibrium Model” (with E. Lehmann, A. Parmentier and B. Van der Linden), Review of Economic Studies, 73(3), 715-739

“Tax Progression and Training in a Matching Framework”, Labour Economics, forthcoming

“Rule Change and Intergenerational Justice” (with A. Gosseries), in J. Tremmel (ed.), The Handbook of Intergenerational Justice, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, Ch. 6, 106-128

 

 

 

Research Papers

“The Impact of Union Power on the Optimal Income Tax Schedule”, IRES Discussion Paper 2004-34

 “Les négociations salariales modifient-elles le profil de taxation optimale?” (with E. Lehmann, A. Parmentier and B. Van der Linden), Document de travail ERMES 04-07

“Tax Progression in Imperfect Labour Markets: A Survey”, IRES Discussion Paper 2004-32

“Income Taxation in Imperfect Labour Markets”, PhD thesis, Université catholique de Louvain, September 2004

 

 

 

Teaching

Principles (BA), Public Economics (BA), Labour Economics (PhD), several seminars in various fields (BA & MA)

 

 

 

Scholarships and Fellowships

Robert Solow Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Saint-Gobain Centre for Economic Studies (Paris), 2004-2005

PhD Scholarship of the Université catholique de Louvain, 2000-2004

 

 

 

Seminar and Conference Presentations

UQAM (Montréal), ERMES (Paris II), University of Namur, EEA Annual Conference (Stockholm), EALE Annual Conference (Sevilla), Day for Belgian Labour Economists (Louvain-la-Neuve), IZA Summer School in Labour Economics (Buch am Ammersee)

 

 

 

Refereeing

Journal of Public Economics, Labour Economics, Louvain Economic Review

 

Last updated: June 2006