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Thomas Zörner

Dr.rer.soc.oec. Thomas Zörner BA, MSc (WU)
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CV

since 2018
Assistant Professor
2016-2018
Research Associate
2015-2018
Dr. Economics
2014-2018
BA Anthropology
2012-2014
MSc Economics (Math Track)
2009-2012
BSc

Researcher Identifier

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Awards and Honors

2019
WU Award for Outstanding Research Achievements
2018
Young Economist Award (NOeG)
2014
Scholarship for outstanding academic performance

Classifications

Expertise

  • Economic Dynamics

Activities

Position in internal committee for appointments
  2019 WU Wien - Full Professor of Macroeconomics and Digitalization
Membership in scientific association
  since 2018 European Economic Association (EEA)
  since 2016 Euro Area Business Cycle Network (EABCN) - Member
  since 2016 Austrian Economic Association (NOeG) - Member
Reviewer for a scientific journal
  since 2019 Chaos, Solitons & Fractals
  since 2018 The Energy Journal
  since 2018 Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control
  since 2018 German Economic Review
  since 2018 Financial Innovation
Organization scientific meeting (Conference etc.)
  2019 National Chung Hsing University, Taichung - Organized Session at 3rd International Conference on Econometrics and Statistics: New approaches in Bayesian econometric modeling
  since 2016 Spatial Econometrics Summer Course - Organization
Research and Teaching Stay
  2019 University of Sarajevo - Guest Lecturer, May 2019
  2017 University of Montenegro - Guest Researcher, April 2017
  since 2017 Masaryk University Brno - Visiting Researcher
  2016 University of Montenegro - Guest Lecturerin Macroeconomics, September 2016
Attendance scientific meeting (Conference etc.)
  2019 United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) - Expert Group Meeting: Enhancing the Quality of Industrial Policies
  2018 Study Center Gerzensee - Course: Long-run, Global Macroeconomics (Prof. Per Krusel), September 2018
  2017 University of Mannheim - Course: Monetary Policy: An Imperfect Knowledge Perspectiv (Prof. Bruce Preston), April 2017
  2016 Barcelona Graduate School of Economics - Course: Learning in Finance and Macroeconomics (Prof. Albert Marcet), July 2016
  2015 University of Urbino, COST-Project - Training school on qualitative theory of dynamical systems, tools and applications, September 2015
Other occupation
  2017 United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) - Consultant

Publications

Journal article

2019 Kubin, Ingrid, Zörner, Thomas, Gardini, Laura, Commendatore, Pasquale. 2019. A credit cycle model with market sentiments. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics. 50 159-174. (Details)
  Kubin, Ingrid, Zörner, Thomas. 2019. Credit Cycles, Human Capital and the Distribution of Income. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. (Details)
  Zörner, Thomas, Huber, Florian. 2019. Threshold cointegration in international exchange rates: A Bayesian approach. International Journal of Forecasting. 35 (2), 458-473. (Details)
2018 Hotz-Behofsits, Christian, Huber, Florian, Zörner, Thomas. 2018. Predicting crypto-currencies using sparse non-Gaussian state space models. Journal of Forecasting. 37 (6), 627-640. open access (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2019 Zörner, Thomas. 2019. Stochastic model specification in Markov switching vector error correction models. Annual Meeting of the Austrian Economic Association (NOeG), Graz, Österreich, 25.04.-26.04. (Details)
  Zörner, Thomas. 2019. Stochastic model specification in Markov switching vector error correction models. 24th Spring Meeting of Young Economists (SMYE), Brüssel, Belgien, 11.04.-13.04. (Details)
2018 Zörner, Thomas. 2018. Equilibrium credit growth in the Euro area: A non-linear model approach. 5th International Symposium in Computational Economics and Finance (ISCEF), Paris, Frankreich, 12.04-17.04. (Details)
  Zörner, Thomas. 2018. Equilibrium credit growth in the Euro area: A non-linear model approach. Annual Meeting of the Austrian Economic Association (NOeG), Vienna, Österreich, 11.05-12.05. (Details)
  Zörner, Thomas. 2018. Financial Frictions, credit market sentiment, and the role of perception adjustments. 10th Dynamic Models in Economics and Finance Workshop (MDEF), Urbino, Italien, 06.09.-08.09. (Details)
  Zörner, Thomas. 2018. Predicting cryptocurrencies using sparse non-Gaussian state space models. 3rd Vietnam Symposium in Banking and Finance (VSBF), Hue City, Vietnam, 25.10.-27.10. (Details)
2017 Zörner, Thomas. 2017. Endogenous Expectations of Financial Frictions in a Credit Cycle Model. 10th NED (Conference on Nonlinear Economic Dynamics), Pisa, Italien, 07.09-09.09. (Details)
  Zörner, Thomas. 2017. Equilibrium credit growth in the euro area: A non-linear model approach. 11th CFE (International Conference on Computational and Financial Econometrics), London, Großbritannien, 16.12-18.12. Invited Talk (Details)
  Zörner, Thomas. 2017. Human Capital in a Credit Cycle Model. 21st Annual International Conference on Macroeconomic Analysis and Finance, Kreta, Griechenland, 25.05.-27.05. (Details)
  Zörner, Thomas, Huber, Florian. 2017. Threshold Cointegration and Adaptive Shrinkage. 5th WU-Workshop in Applied Econometrics (WUWAETRIX), Vienna, Österreich, 14.06.-14.06. (Details)
2016 Kubin, Ingrid, Zörner, Thomas. 2016. Human Capital in a Credit Cycle Model. 9th MDEF (Dynamic Models in Economics and Finance), Urbino, Italien, 04.06.2016. (Details)

Working/discussion paper, preprint

2019 Böck, Maximilian, Zörner, Thomas. 2019. The Impact of Credit Market Sentiment Shocks – A TVAR Approach. WU Economics Working Paper Series, No. 288. (Details)
2018 Huber, Florian, Pfarrhofer, Michael, Zörner, Thomas. 2018. Stochastic model specification in Markov switching vector error correction models. (Details)
2017 Kubin, Ingrid, Zörner, Thomas. 2017. Human Capital in a Credit Cycle Model. WU Economics Working Paper Series, No. 251. (Details)
  Huber, Florian, Zörner, Thomas. 2017. Threshold cointegration and adaptive shrinkage. WU Economics Working Paper Series, No. 250. open access (Details)

Projects

2018
Modeling and forecasting exchange rates in an unified econometric framework (2018-2020) (Details)
2016
Endogenous Credit Cycles, Heterogeneous Expectations and Sustainable Economic Development (2016-2019) (Details)