Prof. Dr. Kurt Schmidheiny: Applied Econometrics

Kurt Schmidheiny is Professor of Applied Econometrics at the University of Basel in Switzerland. He is also a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR, London) and at CESifo (Munich), a member of the executive committee of the Urban Economics Association and the editorial boards of the Journal of Urban Economics and the Journal of Economic Geography.

His research focuses on tax competition, fiscal federalism and urban economics. His work is published in the Journal of Political Economy, Economic Journal, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Urban Economics, Regional Science and Urban Economics, and Journal of Economic Geography.


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Research Interests

  • Urban Economics, Economic Geography
  • Public Finance, Tax Competition
  • Microeconometrics

Prof. Dr. Kurt Schmidheiny
Office 5.55 Faculty of Business and Economics
Applied Econometrics
Peter Merian-Weg 6 4002 Basel

Tel: +41 61 207 33 72