Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät


I am on leave and will not be teaching during winter term 2019/20 and summer term 2020.


Labor Economics


This course presents and discusses theory and empirical practice of the economic analysis of labor markets.


Key Contents
The actors in the labor market: workers, firms, government; labor supply and labor demand; labor market equilibrium; compensating wage differentials; human capital; the wage structure; labor mobility; labor market discrimination; unemployment; labor market policy.

Borjas: Labor Economics, 6th ed. (McGraw-Hill)

The course is taught in English.


All course materials are made available on Moodle.