Matthias Kredler

Associate Professor. (On leave)
Macroeconomics, Family Economy and Labor Market
+34 91 624 9312 Office: 15.2.10
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Matthias Kredler is Associate Professor of Economics at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from New York University and a Diploma in Economics from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich. He also spent one year as a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Pennsylvania.

Main Publications

Barczyk, Daniel, and Kredler, M. "Evaluating Long-Term Care Policy Options, Taking the Family Seriously" Review of Economic Studies. 2018

Kredler, M. "Experience vs. Obsolescence: A Vintage-Human-Capital Model" Journal of Economic Theory, 150, 2014

Recent Publications

Barczyk, D., Fahle, S., and Kredler, M. "Save, Spend or Give? The Role of Housing and Family Insurance in Old Age" (Submitted. This version: Jan. 2019) Short article in Spanish in the Blog Ágora of Fundación Ramón Areces, which financed this research project to a great extent.

Barczyk, D., and Kredler, M. "Long-Term Care across Europe and the U.S.: The Role of Informal and Formal Care" Revise & Resubmit at Fiscal Studies. This version: Jan. 2018 Short VOX article covering the main results of this paper.

 Kredler, M., Millán, A., and Visscher, L. "Great Opportunities or Poor Alternatives: Self-Employment, Unemployment and Paid Employment over the Business Cycle".

Barczyk, D., and Kredler, M. "Inequality and Asset Prices".


Macroeconomics II, M.E.A./Ph.D. program Macroeconomics II, M.E. program. Macroeconomics Reading Group, Ph.D. program