International Trade and European Integration

Büro / Office 2.56

Dr. Tobias Erhardt

Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät / WWZ

Fakultät Lehre / Studiengänge


WWZ / Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Peter Merian-Weg 6
4002 Basel

Current position
I am a Postdoc at the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Basel, Switzerland.

Fields of interest
- Trade and the Environment
- Waste Management
- Illegal Behavior

``Does International Trade Cause Overfishing?''. Forthcoming in Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.

Current Working Papers
``Garbage In and Garbage Out? On Waste Havens in Switzerland''. Conditionally accepted at Environmental and Resource Economics.
``Shark Hunting: International Trade and the Imminent Extinction of Heterogeneous Species''. Revise & resubmit at Canadian Journal of Economics (joint with R. Weder).

Work in Progress
``Free Riding and Punishment. Evidence from Belgrade's Buses'' (joint with Dragan Filimonovic)
``Circumvention of CITES Trade Bans over Space and Time''

2016 Dr. rer. pol. PhD-Thesis: ``Three Essays on Trade and the Environment''
2011-2012 Swiss Programm for Beginning Doctoral Students. Econometrics & Microeconomics
2007-2009 Master of Science in Business and Economics (University of Basel); Major ``International Trade, Growth and the Environment''
2003-2007 Bachelor of Arts in Geography and Economics (University of Basel)  

2017-2018 Lecture ``International Trade and Pollution'' (Master of Science in Business and Economics)
2017-2018 Seminar ``International Business and Economics'' (Bachelor of Arts in Business and Economics)
2017 Seminar ``International Trade, Growth, and the Environment'' (Master of Science in Business and Economics)
2016 ``Interdisciplinary Seminar'' (Master of Arts in European Studies)
2011 - 2016 Seminar ``Current Topics in Economics'' (Bachelor of Arts in Business and Economics)
2010 - 2012 Tutorials lecture ``The Economics of European Integration'' (Master of Advanced Studies in European Integration)