Researcher

Professor Petr Sedlacek

Fields of Research (FoR)

Macroeconomic theory, Macroeconomics (incl. monetary and fiscal theory), Industry economics and industrial organisation, Labour economics

Biography

Petr is a Professor of Economics at the UNSW Business School, and a senior research fellow at the University of Oxford. His research primarily focuses on labor markets, worker and firm heterogeneity and the influence of startups and young businesses on the rest of the economy. Petr has advised the European Commission and his research has attracted several grants and awards. Personal webpage

 


My Grants


2018 -...view more

Petr is a Professor of Economics at the UNSW Business School, and a senior research fellow at the University of Oxford. His research primarily focuses on labor markets, worker and firm heterogeneity and the influence of startups and young businesses on the rest of the economy. Petr has advised the European Commission and his research has attracted several grants and awards. Personal webpage

 


My Grants


2018 - 2023
2017 - 2021
2016 - 2017
2016 - 2017
2014 - 2015

Starting Grant, European Research Council
Research Training Group (8 PIs), German Research Foundation
Modigliani Research Grant, UniCredit
Research Fellowship, German Research Foundation
Post-doctoral Stipendium, Daimler and Benz Foundation
     

My Awards


2021
2013
2012
2012

Promising Young Scientist, Social Sciences, Neuron Foundation
Joop Hartog award for the best PhD thesis in 2010-2011, Amsterdam School of Economics
Young Economist of the Year, 2nd place, Czech Economic Society
Annual CEF conference, Student competition, 1st place, Society for Computational Economics

My Research Activities

 

2021
2021
2020
2019
2019
2019
2018
2017
2016
2014
2014
2006

 

The Macroeconomic Impact of Trump, POLICY STUDIES
The Nature of Firm Growth, AMERICAN ECONOMIC REVIEW
Lost Generations of Firms and the Aggregate Labor Market, JOURNAL OF MONETARY ECONOMICS
The Costs of Economic Nationalism: Evidence from the Brexit Experiment, ECONOMIC JOURNAL
Creative Destruction and Uncertainty, JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION
Reviving American Entrepreneurship? Tax Reform and Business Dynamism, JOURNAL OF MONETARY ECONOMICS
Unemployment and the Labor Share, with Sephroah Mangin, JOURNAL OF MONETARY ECONOMICS
The Growth Potential of Startups over the Business Cycle, with Vincent Sterk, AMERICAN ECONOMIC REVIEW
The Aggregate Matching Function and Job Search from Employment and Out of the Labor Force, REVIEW OF ECONOMIC DYNAMICS
Match Efficiency and Firms' Hiring Standards, JOURNAL OF MONETARY ECONOMICS
Inefficient Continuation Decisions, Job Creat Costs, and the Cost of Business Cycles, with Wouter den Haan, QUANTITATIVE ECONOMICS
Institutional Conditions of Monetary Policy Conduct in the Czech Republic, PRAGUE ECONOMIC PAPERS

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Location

430A, UNSW Business School Building