bleco

Department of Economics

Birthe
Larsen
Associate professor
,
PhD


Room: POR/16A-1.89
Tel:
+4538152798
, Mobile:
45 61 79 45 25
E-mail: bl.eco@cbs.dk
Skype:
Birthe.larsen.jjgde
Curriculum Vitae
Primary research areas
  • Search and matching models
  • Labour-macro economics
  • Unemployment
Link to this homepage
www.cbs.dk/en/staff/bleco
Presentation

Birthe Larsen holds a master of economics from London School of Economics and did her PhD. at the University of Copenhagen. She has spent longer research periods at IIES, Stockholm, Melbourne University, Australia and Insead in France. Her main research focuses on unemployment in search and matching models, including projects concerning the informal sector, education, discrimination and minimum wages. Recent research projects include also trade issues and empirical work.   

Courses
  • Full-Time MBA macroeconomics, Macroeconomics for International Business and International Business and Politics students, Macroeconomics I and II for students of Mathematical Economics,  Personnel Economics.
Selected publications
  • Filges, Trine, John Kennes, Birthe Larsen and Torben Tranæs 2011 ‘Labour Market Programmes and the Equity-Efficiency Trade-off‘. Journal of Macroeconomics, 33, p.738-753.
  • Alstadsætter,  Anette, Ann-Sofe Kolm and Birthe Larsen 2008, ’Tax Effects on Unemployment and the Choice of Educational Type’. European Journal of Political Economy, 24 (1), p.107-122.
  • Trine Filges and Birthe Larsen, 2005, 'Stick, Carrot and Skill Acqusition'. The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, vol. 107, 3, pp 495-520.
  • Trine Filges and Birthe Larsen, 2004, 'The Impact of Youth Unemployment Policy- a shift of workers into the skilled labour force. Labour 18 (3), 379-414.
  • Birthe Larsen 2001, Minimum Wages, 'Technological Progress and Loss of Skill', European Economic Review, vol 45, pp. 1521-1544.
Publications
2016
Gisela Waisman; Birthe Larsen / Income, Amenities and Negative Attitudes
In: IZA : Journal of Migration, Vol. 5, No. 8, 2016
Journal article
Birthe Larsen; Gisela Waisman / Labor Market Performance Effects of Discrimination and Loss of Skill
In: Economic Inquiry, Vol. 54, No. 3, 2016, p. 1574-1595
Journal article
2014
Patrick Bennett; Lisbeth la Cour; Birthe Larsen; Gisela Waisman / Negative Attitudes, Network and Education
Paper presented at Workshop on Gender and Ethnic Differentials in Market Outcomes, 2014
Paper
2011
Trine Filges; John Kennes; Birthe Larsen; Torben Tranæs / Labour Market Programmes and the Equity-Efficiency Trade-Off
In: Journal of Macroeconomics, Vol. 33, No. 4, 2011, p. 738-753
Journal article
2009
Birthe Larsen; Gisela Waisman / Hvordan indvandreres mobilitet påvirkes af negative holdninger
In: Design og styring af institutioner: Økonomiske essays til ære for Niels Blomgren-Hansen : Festskrift i anledning af 70-års-dagen den 22. april 2009. . ed. /Svend E. Hougaard Jensen; Peter Møllgaard. København : Handelshøjskolens Forlag 2009, p. 123-136
Book chapter
2008
Annette Alstadsæter; Ann-Sofie Kolm; Birthe Larsen / Money or joy : The choice of educational type.
In: European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 24, No. 1, 2008, p. 107-122
Journal article
2005
Birthe Larsen; Trine Filges / Stick, Carrot and Skill Acquisition
In: Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 107, No. 3, 2005, p. 495-519
Journal article
2004
Birthe Larsen; Trine Filges / The Impact of Youth Unemployment Policy : A Shift of Workers into the Skilled Labour Force.
In: Labour, Vol. 18, No. 3, 2004, p. 379-414
Journal article
2003
Ann-Sofie Kolm; Birthe Larsen / Social Norm, the Informal Sector, and Unemployment
In: Finanzarchiv, Vol. 59, No. 3, 2003, p. 407-424
Journal article
2001
Birthe Larsen / Minimum Wages, technological Progress and Loss of Skill
In: European Economic Review, Vol. 45, No. 8, 2001, p. 1521-1544
Journal article