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June 15th, 2015: My recent comment about the economic long-run advantages of the strong Swiss Franc can be found here and my new Liechtenstein Institute working paper on the business cycle lead of Liechtenstein vs. Switzerland here.
March 18th, 2015:
You may find a german article and interview
of the newspaper Wirtschaft Regional about my latest paper (LI AKTUELL 1/2015) here.
February 27th, 2015:
My new publication LI AKTUELL 1/2015 with the title "Liechtensteinische Wachstumsschwäche bei Produktion und Einkommen verschärft sich. Aktualisierte empirische Beobachtungen" is online and can be downloaded here.
January 22th, 2015:
The new Liechtenstein Institute Working Paper "
Economic Development and Land Issues in Liechtenstein: Historical Dynamics, Current Challenges and Suggested Fiscal Remedies" by Zbigniew Dumieński (University of Auckland) and me has been released and can be downloaded here.
December 16th, 2014
My paper "Stock Market's Reaction to the Revelation of Tax Evasion: An Empirical Assessement" dealing with the Zumwinkel-Affair and its impact on the stock market has been released in the Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics. It can be downloaded here.

September 5th, 2014:
My new Liechtenstein Institute Working Paper has been published (in German with English abstract) and is now accessible here.
August 26th, 2014:
You may find a personal summary (in English and German) of the 2014 Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Economics, for which I was nominated, here (and a related German interview here).
April 12th, 2014:
In case you are interested, you may read my article (in German!) in the weekly economic newspaper Wirtschaft Regional: Link to the article. It is a summary of some recent results within my research project "European micro-states facing international economic challenges" for the Liechtenstein Institute.
November 13th, 2013:
A (german) interview of Weiss Magazin with me about public finances and spending cuts in Liechtenstein can be downloaded here.

October 21st, 2013:
My new Liechtenstein Institute Working Paper is now online (in German with english abstract) and obtainable here
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October 1st, 2013:
My PhD-thesis with the title "Economic Growth and Business Cycles in Liechtenstein - Econometric Investigations Considering the Past, Present, and Future" is now (finally!) available as paperback and can be ordered. It can also be downloaded as pdf for free here and is supplied by different libraries, for example here.
September 10th, 2013:
In case you are interested, you may read my article (in German!) in the weekly economic newspaper Wirtschaft Regional: Link to the article. It represents a summary of some results of my new Liechtenstein Institute working paper, which is scheduled to be released in October 2013.
July 29th, 2013:
A smart and bold interview by finance professor Mark Chesney (University of Zurich) about the development of financial markets, their economic importance, the market player's incentives and the sense and nonsense of derivates: Article Tages-Anzeiger.

September 10th, 2013:
In case you are interested, you may read my article (in German!) in the weekly economic newspaper Wirtschaft Regional: Link to the article. It represents a summary of some results of my new Liechtenstein Institute working paper, which is scheduled to be released in October 2013.

July 29th, 2013:
A smart and bold interview by finance professor Mark Chesney (University of Zurich) about the development of financial markets, their economic importance, the market player's incentives and the sense and nonsense of derivates: Article Tages-Anzeiger.
July 27th, 2013:
A cool article in the Economist about a contribution by my friend Berno and his colleagues on the economic rationalities behind doping in sport: Link to the article
May, 6th
, 2013:
The two time series für Liechtenstein (GDP 1972-1997 and national income 1954-1997) that were backwardly estimated as a part of my PhD-thesis are now included in the official Statistical Yearbook of Liechtenstein (chapter 4, page 164) by the national Office of Statistics,
March 20th, 2013:
On March 15th, I successfully held the defense of my PhD-thesis in Economics at the University of Vienna (details).
November 23rd, 2012 :
My newly published papers KOFL Economic Focus [No.5], KOFL Working Paper [No.14] and KOFL Economic Focus [No.4] are online.
November 19th, 2012 :
On November 23rd, I presented some of the results of my PhD-thesis at the "Forschungskolloquium" of the University of Liechtenstein in Vaduz.
(further information, presentation slides)
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January 16th, 2013:
Another case of funny statistics taken way too seriously and a good reply are discussed here. Also, for those interested in well-written and entertaining but thoughtful essays about statistics (financial crisis, macroeconomic predictions, weather, climate change, sports, poker etc.), I highly recommend the signal and the noise by Nate Silver (yes, that's the well-known guy who made the most accurate predictions for the US-elections in 2008 and 2012).
December 19th, 2012: You can find a nicely written and documented article containing recent considerations about economic growth and business cycles here.
S
eptember 18th, 2012 :
Official submission of my completed PhD-thesis at the University of Vienna. Reviewing process is pending (deadline for reviewers' reports is mid of January 2013).
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