bleco

Department of Economics

Birthe
Larsen
Associate professor
,
PhD


Room: POR/16.A-1.89
Tel:
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E-mail: bl.eco@cbs.dk
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Birthe Larsen
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.   

Primary research areas
  • Search and matching models
  • Labour-macro economics
  • Unemployment
Curriculum Vitae
Link to this homepage
www.cbs.dk/en/staff/bleco
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 sorted by:
2012
Birthe Larsen; Gisela Waisman / Labour Market Performance Effects of Discrimination and Loss of Skill
Frederiksberg : Copenhagen Business School, CBS 2012, 35 p. (Working Paper / Department of Economics. Copenhagen Business School, No. 5-2012)
Working paper
Gisela Waisman; Birthe Larsen / Wages, Amenities and Negative Attitudes
Frederiksberg : Copenhagen Business School, CBS 2012, 41 p. (Working Paper / Department of Economics. Copenhagen Business School, No. 4-2012)
Working paper
2011
Anne-Sofie Kolm; Birthe Larsen / Informal Unemployment and Education
Frederiksberg : Copenhagen Business School, CBS 2011, 48 p. (Working Paper / Department of Economics. Copenhagen Business School, No. 2-2011)
Working paper
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 > peer review
2010
Birthe Larsen; Ann-Sofie Kolm / The Black Economy and Education
Frederiksberg : Department of Economics, Copenhagen Business School 2010, 28 p.
Working paper
Ann-Sofie Kolm; Birthe Larsen / Underground Activities and Labour Market Performance
Frederiksberg : Copenhagen Business School, CBS 2010, 18 p. (Working Paper / Department of Economics. Copenhagen Business School, No. 5-2010)
Working paper
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 > peer review
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 > peer review
2007
Gisela Waisman; Birthe Larsen / Do Attitudes Towards Immigrants Matter?
Frederiksberg : Copenhagen Business School, CBS 2007, 37 p. (Working Paper / Department of Economics. Copenhagen Business School, No. 11-2007)
Working paper
Birthe Larsen; Gisela Waisman / Who Is Hurt by Discrimination?
Frederiksberg : Copenhagen Business School, CBS 2007, 34 p. (Working Paper / Department of Economics. Copenhagen Business School, No. 12-2007)
Working paper
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