Carsten Krabbe Nielsen


BA, Philosophy and Mathematics, U. Copenhagen, June 30, 1997

Ph.D. Economics, Stanford, September, 29, 1994

MS Statistics, Stanford, June 14, 1992

MA Economics, U. Copenhagen, November 6, 1989

Academic appointments

Assistant Professor, Catholic University of Milan

Visiting professor Korea University, 2009

Visiting Associate Professor, Korea University, 2006-7

Research Assistant Professor, U. Copenhagen, 2000-02

Research Fellow, Bank of Spain, 1999-2000

Assistant Professor, U. Copenhagen, 1996-99

Visiting Fellow, European University Institute, 1995

Post Doctoral Research Fellow, U. Copenhagen, 1995-96

Visiting Assistant Professor, Stanford,1996-97

Publications related to this theme

“Rational belief structures and rational belief equilibria”, Economic Theory, 8, 399-422, 1996

“On some topological properties of stable measures”, Economic Theory 8, 531-553, 1996

“Floating exchange rates versus a monetary Union under rational beliefs: The role of endogenous uncertainty”. Economic Theory, 21, 347-398, 2003

“Optimal Exchange Rate Regimes: Sunspots, Currency Crises, and Welfare”, Rivista Internazionale di Scienze Sociali, 112, 155-194, 2004.

“Learning to coordinate with heterogeneous belief-formation” (con Takako Fujiwara-Greve), Rivista Internazionale di Scienze Sociali, 113, 413-437, 2005.

“Sunspot rational belief structures, equilbria and excess volatility”, The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, 7, iss. 1 (Contributions), 2007.

“Rational beliefs and Bayesian learning”, Rivista Internazionale di Scienze Sociali, CXV, 471-474, 2007.

“On rationally confident beliefs and rational overconfidence”, Mathematical Social Sciences, 55, 381-404, 2008.

“On Non-Stationary, Stable Markov Processes on a Continuous State Space”. Economic Theory, 40, 473-396, 2009

“Optimal Economic Institutions under Rational Overconfidence”. With applications to the Choice of Exchange Rate Regime. International Journal of Economic Theory, 5, 375-407, 2009

“Price Stabilizing, Pareto-Improving Policies”. Forthcoming Economic Theory, 2011.

“The Loan Contract with Costly State Verification and Subjective Beliefs”. Discussion Paper no. 0918, The Institute of Economic Research, Korea University, 2009.

“Rational Overconfidence and Social Security”. Discussion paper no. 0916, The Institute of Economic Research, Korea University, 2009.