Winfried Koeniger is professor of economics at the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland. He received his PhD in economics in June 2001 at the European University Institute (Florence, Italy). His research is on macroeconomics with a particular focus on consumption and labor markets. He has analyzed the effects of labor market institutions on economic performance emphasizing interactions between the structure of labor markets, financial markets and product markets. Moreover, he works on quantitative models with heterogeneous agents to understand consumption and saving patterns.

Winfried Koeniger worked at IZA as a Research Associate from September 2001 until August 2007. He continues to be associated with IZA as a Research Fellow.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10311
Giulio Fella, Serafin Frache, Winfried Koeniger
revised version published in: International Economic Review, 2020, 61, 1359-1382.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9409
revised version published in: Quantitative Economics, 2018, 9, 1489-1542.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8666
revised version published in: Review of Economic Dynamics, 2018, 27, 1-26.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7806
revised version published in: RAND Journal of Economics, 2015, 46 (4), 777-790
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5653
revised version published in: American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 2016, 8 (4), 103-141
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2065
revised version published in: Economic Policy, 2007, 22 (49), 71-116
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1960
revised version published in: Economic Journal, 2007, 117 (521), F302 - F332