Department of Economics and Business Economics

Michael Johannes Koch

Associate professor

Michael Johannes Koch


Assistant Professor
Diploma in Economics, University of Bayreuth, 2009
PhD (Econ), University of Bayreuth & Bavarian Graduate Program in Economics, 2013

Member of the Economics Section
Research Secretary: Anne Lisberg Lundby

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Research Interests

  • International trade
  • Labour economics

Teaching Interests

  • International economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics

Academic Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Aarhus University, Department of Economics and Business Economics, 2019 – present
  • Interim professor, Chair of International Economics, TU Dresden, 04/2019 – 09/2019
  • Post Doc (Akademischer Rat) non-tenure track, Faculty of Law, Business & Economics, University of Bayreuth, 03/2014 – 09/2019
  • Research and teaching assistant, Faculty of Law, Business & Economics, University of Bayreuth, 09/2009 – 02/2014


  • “Offshoring and firm overlap: Welfare effects with non‐sharp selection into offshoring,” (with Stella Capuano, Harmut Egger and Hans‐Jörg Schmerer) Review of International Economics, 2019; 00: 1– 30.
  • “Foreign Ownership and Skill-biased Technological Change,” (with Marcel Smolka) Journal of International Economics, 2019, 118, 94-104.
  • “Skills, tasks and the scarcity of talent in a global economy,” Review of International Economics, 2019, 24(3), 536-563.
  • “Labour unions and multi‐product firms in closed and open economies,” (with Hartmut Egger), Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2012, 45(4), 1456-1479.


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