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Michael Murach, M.Sc.

Michael Murach
email: michael.murach
phone: +49 2331 987-2638
consultation-hour: Mon. - Thurs., by arrangement.
room: B108

Curriculum Vitae

Michael Murach studied business administration and economics at the Universities of Duisburg-Essen and Paris II. Since April 2014, he has been working as a research and teaching assistant for the Department of Macroeconomics of the University of Hagen. His doctoral thesis is supervised by Professor Helmut Wagner.

Michael's research interests are applied time series analyses of the effects of structural change on growth in East Asia. Another field of his research is the evaluation of causal effects of monetary policy and liquidity on asset prices.

Teaching

Research Interests

  • Growth and Structural Change in East Asia
  • Monetary Macroeconomics
  • Asset and Commodity Prices
  • Income Distribution
  • Applied Time Series Analysis

Academic Career

  • Since April 2014 Research and Teaching Assistant for the Department of Macroeconomics of the University of Hagen.
  • 2010 – 2013 Master of Science Degree in Economics, University of Duisburg-Essen and Université Paris II (Panthéon-Assas).
  • 2005 – 2010 Diplom-Kaufmann (German equivalent of the Master’s degree in Business Administration), University of Duisburg-Essen.

Publications

Working Papers

  • “Avoiding the middle-income trap: Korean lessons for China?” (Co-author: H. Wagner together with Donghyun Park and Jungsuk Kim), Working Paper, October 2018, also published as CEAMeS Discussion Paper No. 14/2016.
  • “The effects of external shocks on the business cycle in China: A structural change perspective” (Co-author: H. Wagner) SSRN Paper No. 2741579, March 2016, accepted for publication, an earlier version was also published as CEAMeS Discussion Paper No. 1/2016.

Presentations

2019:

  • 3rd CEAMeS Workshop on “Macroeconomic Development and Trade in East Asia”, FernUniversität in Hagen, Hagen, Germany, 9th – 11th of May 2019.

2018:

  • 2nd CEAMeS Workshop on "East Asia Macroeconomic Studies", Xiamen, China, 9th -11th of May 2018.
  • 28th Conference of the International Trade and Finance Association (IT&FA), Beijing, China, 23rd-26th of May 2018.
  • 2018 China Meeting of the Econometric Society (CMES), Shanghai, China, 15th-17th of June 2018.
  • 4th HenU / INFER Workshop on Applied Macroeconomics, Kaifeng, China, 23rd- 24th of June 2018.

2017:

  • European Economics and Finance Society (EEFS) Workshop on “Financial Econometrics and Empirical Modeling of Financial Markets” Ruhr University of Bochum, Bochum, Germany, 20th – 21st of April 2017.
  • 1st CEAMeS Workshop on “Macroeconomic Development and Trade in East Asia”. FernUniversität in Hagen, Hagen, Germany, 11th – 13th of May 2017.
  • 19th Annual Conference of the International Network for Economic Research (INFER), Bordeaux, France, 7th – 9th of June 2017.

2016:

  • 18th Göttinger Workshop "Internationale Wirtschaftsbeziehungen", Georg-August-Universität, Göttingen, Germany, 24th – 26th of February 2016.
  • 18th Annual Conference of the International Network for Economic Research (INFER), Reus, Spain, 8th – 10th of June 2016.
  • 14th Annual INFINITI Conference on International Finance, Dublin, Ireland, 13th – 14th of June 2016.
  • 15th Annual Conference of the European Economics and Finance Society (EEFS), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 16th – 19th of June 2016.
  • 27th Chinese Economic Association (CEA) (UK) and 8th CEA (Europe) Annual Conference, Duisburg, Germany, 1th – 3ed of September 2016.

2015:

  • KLU Finance Meeting on Gold, Hamburg, Germany, 19th – 20th of March 2015.
  • 14th Annual Conference of the European Economics and Finance Society (EEFS), Brussels, Belgium, 11th – 14th of June 2015.

Referee Activity

International Review of Financial Analysis (2017), The World Economy (2018)

Sascha Ernst | 13.08.2021
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