Philipp Schmidt-Dengler's CV



Yale University, Ph.D., December 2005

Queen's University, M.A., October 2000

University of Vienna, B.A., March 1998



University of Vienna
        Professor of Economics, since September 2014

University of Mannheim

         Professor of Economics, September 2010 to August 2014

London School of Economics

         Reader in Economics, August 2010 to July 2011(on leave)

         Lecturer in Economics, June 2005-July 2010


Other Professional Experience:

Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO), Scientific Consultant, since 2015

Academic Director, Center for Doctoral Studies in Economics, University of Mannheim, 2013-2014

CEPR Research Affiliate, Industrial Organisation Programme, since 2011

ZEW Research Affiliate, 2011-2018

Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation (MaCCI), Research Fellow, since 2017

CES-Ifo Research Fellow

Bank of Canada, Departmental Special Advisor, 2011

Member of the Academic Advisory Panel, UK Competition Commission, 2007-2014

Economist, Foreign Research Division, Oesterreichische Nationalbank, August 2008-June 2009

Editorial Responsibilities:

Co-Editor, International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2014 -2021

Editorial Board Member, Review of Economic Studies, 2012-2018

Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Econometrics, since 2014

Editor, Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade (JICT), since 2018

Associate Editor, Journal of the European Economic Association, 2013-2018

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, 2015-2018

Associate Editor, International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2009-2013

Prizes and Stipends:

Zellner Thesis Award for Best Dissertation in Business and Economics Statistics, American Statistical Association, 2006 

AER Excellence in Refereeing Award, 2010

Young Economist Award, Austrian Economic Association (with Rossella Argenziano), 2008

Young Economist Essay Award, E.A.R.I.E, 2005

Carl Anderson Prize Fellowship, Cowles Foundation, 2004

Yale University Dissertation Fellowship, Fall 2003

Yale University Graduate Fellowship, 2000-2004

Fulbright Scholarship, 2000 (declined)

Queen's University Graduate Fellowship, 1999-2000


Research Grants:     

"Business Use of Digital Platforms - Scope, Value and Impact on Austrian Firms," Jubiläumsfonds Oesterreichische Nationalbank, 2020-2023

"Understanding Consumer Search” (with Daniel Garcia), Austrian Science Fund (FWF), 2018- 2021

"Individual Behavior and Aggregate Economic Outcomes," Doctoral School, Austrian Science Fund (FWF), 2017-2020, Co-PI 2017-2018, Speaker since 2018

"Stability, Competition and Liquidity in Financial Markets" (with Elu von Thadden), Sonderforschungsbereich TR-15, German Science Foundation, 2012 - 2015

AHRQ Grant "Hospital Choice, Hospital Quality and Patient Welfare for Rural Residents"  (as consultant, with investigators G. Gowrisankaran, Claudio Lucarelli, and R. Town), 2010-2012 

STICERD Grant "Policy and the Dynamics of Market Structure: The Critical Access Hospital Program" (with G. Gowrisankaran, Claudio Lucarelli, and R. Town), 2008

ESRC Award "General Preemption Games and their Applications to Industrial Organization" (Principal Investigator, with Rossella Argenziano), 2006-2007

SSRC Program on Philanthropy and the Nonprofit Sector Fellowship, 2004-2005



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