Dr. Matthias Hartermann

Institute of Economic and Social History
Domplatz 20-22
D-48143 Münster
Fürstenberghaus R. 333

Tel.: +49(0)251-83 25452
E-Mail: matthias.hartermann@wiwi.uni-muenster.de


  • Qualifications:

    • 2010 Bachelor of Arts in Theology and Economics
    • 2010 Bachelor of Science in Economics
      Bachelor's thesis: "Informal Institutions and their Consideration in Economic Policy Decissions"
    • 2010-2012 Student research assistant at the Institute of Economic and Social History
    • 2011 Studies at the University of Zurich
      Major fields of study: Empirical models of monetary policy and methods of dynamic optimization
    • 2012 Master of Science in Economics
      Master's thesis: "Interwar Central Bank Cooperation: A Bayesian Vector Autoregression Approach"
    • Since 2013 Research assistant at the Institute of Economic and Social History
    • 2019 Doctor rerum politicarum
      Doctoral dissertation: "On the Behaviour of Grain Stockholders in Pre-Modern Markets"
  • Teaching:

    • Quantitative Economic History (Bachelor)
    • Advanced Quantitative Economic History (Master) with Prof. Ulrich Pfister
    • Methods of Dynamic Macroeconomic (Bachelor)
    • Dynamic Macroeconomics: Economic Growth (Master) with Prof. Ulrich Pfister
  • Current Research Topics:

    • Bayesian estimation methods in structural vector autoregressive models
    • Monetary policy in small open economies
    • Grain storage in pre-modern markets