PETR SEDLÁČEK
Assistant Professor @ University of Bonn

Petr Sedlácek

Curriculum Vitae

A detailed version of my CV pdf

Research and Teaching Interests


Macroeconomics:


dynamic stochastic general equilibrium models, labor market frictions
worker and firm heterogeneity, state-space models

Current position


Nov 2016 - present

Sep 2012 - present

Visiting scholar, San Francisco FED and UC Berkeley

Assistant (Junior) Professor, University of Bonn

Affiliations


Apr 2015 - present

May 2014 - present

Center for Economic Policy Research

Hausdorf Center for Mathematics

Education


2008-2011

2006-2008

2004-2005

2001-2006

PhD in Economics, advisor: Wouter J. den Haan, University of Amsterdam

MPhil in Econometrics and Macroeconomics, Tinbergen Instititute, Amsterdam (Cum Laude)

MA in Economics, Joint European Studies Program, UK, Belgium, Czech Republic (with distinction)

Ing in Economic Policy and Macroeconomic Analysis, University of Economics Prague (MSc equivalent)

Previous Positions


2011-2012

Jan-Mar 2011

2005-2006

Postdoctoral researcher, University of Amsterdam

Visiting PhD student, European Central Bank, Directorate General Research

Research assistant, Czech Statistical Office, Department of Macroeconomic Analysis

Grants


2016-2017

2016-2017

2014-2015

Modigliani Research Grant, UniCredit

Research Fellowship, German Research Foundation

Post-doctoral Stipendium, Daimler and Benz Foundation

Awards


2013

2012

2012

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

Publications


2016





2014




2006



The Aggregate Matching Function and Job Search from Employment and Out of the Labor Force, Review of Economic Dynamics, 21, July

Startups and Young Firms in the Economy, in New Entrepreneurial Growth Agenda, Kauffman Foundation, February

Match Efficiency and Firms' Hiring Standards, Journal of Monetary Economics, 62, March

Inefficient Continuation Decisions, Job Creation Costs, and the Cost of Business Cycles, with Wouter den Haan, Quantitative Economics, 5(2), July

Institutional Conditions of Monetary Policy Conduct in the Czech Republic, Prague Economic Papers, 2

Analysis of the Investment Cycle, in Czech, Statistika, 6

Referee Duties


American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, American Economic Review, Econometrica, Economic Inquiry, Economic Journal, European Economic Review, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Review of Economic Dynamics

Presentations



The Nature of Firm Growth

2017

2016

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, USA

Cambridge-INET conference, University of Cambridge, UK

Creative Destruction and Uncertainty

2017

2016









2015






2014

University of California Berkeley, USA

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, USA
University of California Santa Barbara, USA
University of Notre Dame, USA
University of Cambridge, UK
University of Cologne, Germany
CERGE-EI, Prague, Czech Republic
Norwegian Business School, Oslo, Norway
Monash Macro/Finance Workshop, Monash University, Australia
University of Queensland, Australia

SITE Workshop, Stanford University, USA
University College London, UK
Australian National University, Australia
Monash University, Australia
University of Adelaide, Australia
University of Sydney, Australia

5th Ifo Conference on Macroeconomics and Survey Data, Munich, Germany
The Aggregate Matching Function and Job Search from Outside Unemployment

2015


2014


Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
University of Bristol, UK

University of Barcelona, Spain
MEF workshop, Bonn University, Germany
The Growth Potential of Startups over the Business Cycle

2017

2016


2015







2014









2013





University of Texas at Austin, USA

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen, Germany
University of Oxford, UK

Federal Reserve Bank of New York, USA
SEEK Workshop, Brussels, Belgium
University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
11th Dynare Conference, Brussels, Belgium
30th EEA congress, Mannheim, Germany
Census Bureau, Washington, USA
University of Melbourne, Australia

10th ECB/CEPR Labour Market Workshop, ECB, Germany
University of Barcelona, Spain
25th Annual meeting of the SED, Toronot, Canada
2nd Mannheim Workshop in Quantitative Macroeconomics, Germany
University of Sydney, Australia
University of New South Wales, Australia
Monash University, Australia
Australian National University, Australia
University of Adelaide, Australia

4th Ifo Conference on Macroeconomics and Survey Data, Munich, Germany
16th Annual DNB Research Conference, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Cologne Workshop on Macroeconomics (poster), Erftstadt, Germany
Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
University of Konstanz, Germany

Lost Generations of Firms and Aggregate Labor Market Dynamics
2015


2012












2011


University of Bath, UK
Labor markets in/after crises, University of Bonn, Germany

CERGE-EI, Prague, Czech Republic
Vienna Macro Workshop, Austria
Cologne Macro Workshop (poster session), Erftstadt, Germany
Computing in Economics and Finance, Prague, Czech Republic
Research Department, Hungarian National Bank, Budapest, Hungary
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Directorate General Research, Monetary Policy Research, European Central Bank, Frankfurt, Germany
University of Edinburgh, UK
University of Bonn, Germany
Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
Universite Catolique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium

PhD Lunch Seminar, Tinbergen Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
NAKE day, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Spanish Economic Association meeting, University of Malaga, Malaga, Spain

Match efficiency and Firms' Hiring Standards

2011



2010



DNB seminar, Dutch National Bank, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Mainz Workshop in Labour Economics, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany
ECB Internal Seminar, European Central Bank, Frankfurt, Germany

PhD Lunch Seminar, Tinbergen Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2nd Conference on Recent Developments in Macroeconomics, ZEW, Mannheim, Germany
UvA Internal Seminar, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Inefficient Continuation Decisions, Job Creation Costs, and the Cost of Business Cycles

2009



ECB/CEPR Labor Market Adjustment Workshop, European Central Bank, Frankfurt, Germany
NHH Summer Workshop, NHH, Bergen, Norway
UvA Internal Seminar, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Other/Invited Contributions

2015

2010

Kauffman Foundation's New Entrepreneurial Growth Conference, Amelia Island, Florida, USA

Workshop on Comparing Calibrations of EU Cohesion Policy Simulations, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium

University of Bonn
Department of Economics
Institute for Macroeconomics and Econometrics
Kaiserplatz 7-9
53113 Bonn
Germany
Universiteit of Bonn

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