Jakob R. Munch is Asian Dynamics Initiative Professor of International Economics at University of Copenhagen. He is also a Research Fellow at Economic Policy Research Unit at University of Copenhagen. Before joining University of Copenhagen he held appointments at the Danish Economic Council. He completed a PhD in Economics in 2000 at the University of Aarhus.

His main research interests are in labor and international trade issues, in particular related to offshoring, trade and immigration. He has published a number of papers in international journals, including American Economic Review, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, Economic Journal, Journal of Labor Economics, Journal of International Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Labour Economics and Journal of Economic Literature.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in October 2011.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 12054
published in: Economics Letters, 2019, 175, 57-59
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9741
published in: Journal of Economic Literature, 2018, 56, 981-1028
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8246
published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2015, 127, 74-86
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7133
published in: American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2013, 95 (4), 819-841
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6176
published in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2013, 31 (3), 501-533
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6001
published in: Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2019, 121, 517-546.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3264
published in: Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2012, 114 (4), 1267-1295
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2409
published in: Journal of International Economics, 2008, 75 (2), 363-372
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2283
published in: Economics Letters, 2008, 100 (2), 254-257
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2110
published in: Journal of Urban Economics, 2008, 63(1), 130-145
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1907
published in: Review of World Economics, 2009, 145 (1), 57-73
IZA Discussion Paper No. 872
published in: Economic Journal, 2006, 116 (514), 991-1013
IZA Discussion Paper No. 842
published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2005, 89 (11-12), 2165-2181