Fabian Waldinger
 

University of Munich

Department of Economics

fabian.waldinger(AT)econ.lmu.de

Employment

since 2018     University of Munich - Professor

2016 - 2018   London School of Economics - Associate Professor

2011 - 2016   University of Warwick - Associate Professor

2009 - 2011   University of Warwick - Assistant Professor

 

Visiting Positions

2015               University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics (4 months)

2015               Harvard University - Department of Economics (6 months)

2012               MIT Sloan School of Management and NBER (9 months)

Other Affiliations

since 2015     CEPR - Research Affiliate (Economic History and Labor Economics)

since 2011     CESifo Munich - Research Affiliate

since 2010     CAGE Warwick – Research Fellow

Education

2004 - 2008   London School of Economics, PhD in Economics
                        Supervisor: Prof. Steve Pischke

 

2006 - 2007   University of California, Berkeley, Visiting Scholar

 

2001 - 2004   London School of Economics, MSc Economics (with Distinction)

 

2000 - 2001   London School of Economics, Visiting Undergraduate

 

1998 - 2000   University of Passau, Germany, Business Administration and Economics

 

Research Interests

Economics of Innovation, Economic History, Labour Economics

Publications and Working Papers

Please see my Research Page

Research Grants

2016                Philip Leverhulme Prize in Economics (£100,000)

2013-2018      ERC Starting Grant (€ 733,621)

2013-2014      NBER Innovation Policy Group ($10,000)

 

2013                Sloan Foundation - Economics of Knowledge Contribution and Distribution Project ($20,000)

 

2012                CAGE Research Fund (£9,996), with Sascha Becker

 

2011                British Academy Small Grant (£7,489)

Awards and Scholarships

2017                 Excellence in Refereeing Award: American Economics Review

2012                 Excellence in Refereeing Award: Economic Journal

2011                 CESifo Distinguished Affiliate Award

2010                 Reinhard-Selten Prize, Verein für Socialpolitik for paper “Peer Effects in Science”

 

2007 - 2008     Junior Fellowship of the Royal Economic Society

 

2006 - 2007     Stipend for stay at UC Berkeley from CLE, UC Berkeley

2006                 Departmental Teaching Prize, LSE

 

2006 - 2008     Scholarship for doctoral studies from Cusanuswerk, Germany

2004 - 2005     Adeline and Karl Goeltz Scholarship, LSE

2004 - 2007     LSE Research Studentship for academic years 04/05 to 06/07

2000 - 2004      Scholarship for undergraduate studies from Cusanuswerk, Germany