Visiting Professor of Economics
Education: PhD University of Munich
Research Areas: Computational macroeconomics
Michael Reiter is the head of the research group on Macroeconomics and Economic Policy at the Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS) in Vienna, and a faculty member of the Vienna Graduate School of Economics (VGSE). He received his PhD from the University of Munich in 1993. Before joining the IHS in 2007, he was Associate Professor at the University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona.
His research interests are in computational macroeconomics, with a focus on methods to solve heterogeneous agent models. He is interested in applications of these methods in several fields of macroeconomics, in particular in macroeconomic models of the labor market, and in monetary economics.