Economic Policy Research Unit (EPRU)

The Economic Policy Research Unit (EPRU) is organized around a group of researchers with a strong interest in applied economics and economic policy issues.

Picture from EPRN conference.

The areas of expertise of EPRU members span Public Sector Economics and Tax Policy, Redistribution and Social Policy, Applied Labor Economics and Labor Market Policy, Political Economy and Government Institutions, International Economics and Trade Policy, Macroeconomic Growth and Stabilization Policy, Behavioral Economics and Public Policy.

The major goal of EPRU is to gather and strengthen the expertise in economic policy analysis within the Department of Economics at University of Copenhagen and to enhance interaction and co-operation with practical policymakers and researchers outside the university.













































Navn Titel Telefon E-mail
Andreas Bjerre-Nielsen Adjunkt +45 353-24417 E-mail
Asger Lau Andersen Lektor +45 353-33133 E-mail
Bertel Schjerning Professor MSO +45 353-23065 E-mail
Björn Thor Arnarson Postdoc +45 353-33620 E-mail
Carl-Johan Lars Dalgaard Professor +45 353-24407 E-mail
Christian Groth Lektor emeritus +45 353-23028 E-mail
Christian Schultz Institutleder +45 353-23039 E-mail
Claus Thustrup Kreiner Professor +45 353-23020 E-mail
David Dreyer Lassen Professor +45 353-24412 E-mail
Emiliano Santoro Professor MSO +45 353-23032 E-mail
Hans Jørgen Whitta-Jacobsen Professor +45 353-23030 E-mail
Henrik Jensen Professor +45 353-23043 E-mail
Jakob Egholt Søgaard Postdoc +45 353-26541 E-mail
Jakob Roland Munch Professor +45 353-23019 E-mail
Jean-Robert Karl Tyran Professor +45 353-23027 E-mail
Marco Piovesan Lektor +45 353-36872 E-mail
Mette Ejrnæs Professor +45 353-23062 E-mail
Mette Foged Adjunkt +45 353-23582 E-mail
Morten Bennedsen Professor +45 353-34278 E-mail
Morten Graugaard Olsen Adjunkt   E-mail
Niels Christoffer Thygesen Professor emeritus. +45 353-23006 E-mail
Niels Johannesen Professor MSO +45 353-24415 E-mail
Nikolaj Arpe Harmon Lektor +45 353-23033 E-mail
Peter Birch Sørensen Professor +45 353-23015 E-mail
Simon Halphen Boserup Adjunkt +45 353-23258 E-mail
Søren Hove Ravn Lektor +45 353-34989 E-mail
Thomas Høgholm Jørgensen Adjunkt +45 353-23994 E-mail


Torben M. Andersen Institute of Economics, University of Aarhus
Damoun Ashournia Oxford University
Rasmus Fatum University of Alberta
Michael M. Hutchison University of California, Santa Cruz
Henrik Jacobsen Kleven London School of Economics
Jakob Brøchner Madsen Monash University
Torben Tranæs The Rockwool Foundation
Elena Paltseva
Marko Köthenbürger
Daniel X. Nguyen
Martin Ljunge



Claus Thustrup Kreiner
Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
University of Copenhagen
Øster Farimagsgade 5, Building 35
DK-1553 Copenhagen K
Phone:+45 35 32 30 20
Fax: +45 35 32 30 00


Tine Ceccardi
Head Clerk
Department of Economics
University of Copenhagen
Øster Farimagsgade 5, Building 35
DK-1553 Copenhagen K
Phone: + 45 35 32 30 02
Fax: +45 35 32 30 00