Torben M. Andersen, Ph.D., is professor in economics at the department of economics, University of Aarhus. He is research fellow at the CEPR, CESifo and since November 1999 of IZA. He holds an M.Sc. from the London School of Economics, a Lic.oecon. from the University of Aarhus, Denmark and a Ph.D. from the Université Catholique, Louvain-la-Neuve under the European Doctoral Programme in Economics. His main research interests are the macroeconomic implications of labor and product market structure and in particular the need and scope for economic policies. Current research interests include how international integration affect labor markets and challenges the welfare state. Various publications in books and internationally well-known journals. Alongside research activities he has also been involved in policy advice via membership of various policy committees and as chairman of the Danish economic council of economic advisors. 

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in October 1999.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7817
published in: LABOUR, 2017, 31 (3), 309 - 336
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2556
published as 'Product Market Integration, Rents and Wage Inequality' in: Review of International Economics, 2011, 19 (4), 595 - 608
IZA Discussion Paper No. 817
published as 'Quantifying Globalization' in: Applied Economics, 37 (10), 2005, 1089 - 1098
IZA Discussion Paper No. 698
published as "Labour Demand, Wage Mark-ups and Product Market Integration" in: Journal of Economics, 2007, 92 (2), 103-135
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