Martin Hellwig

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Martin F. Hellwig
Hellwig in 2005.
Born (1949-04-05) 5 April 1949 (age 70)
InstitutionMax Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
FieldPolitical economics, Monetary economics
Alma materMassachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Heidelberg
Peter Diamond[1]
Information at IDEAS / RePEc

Martin Friedrich Hellwig (born 5 April 1949) is a German economist. He is the director of the Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods since 2004, after spending his academic career as a professor at University of Bonn (1977–1987), University of Basel (1987–1995), Harvard University (1995–1996), and University of Mannheim (1996–2004). Between 2000 and 2004 he was the head of the German Monopolkommission [de].

Selected publications[edit]

  • Blum, Jürg; ——— (1995). "The Macroeconomic Implications of Capital Adequacy Requirements for Banks". European Economic Review. 39 (3–4): 739–749. doi:10.1016/0014-2921(94)00081-A.
  • Pissarides, Christopher; Layard, Richard; ——— (1986). "Unemployment and Vacancies in Britain". Economic Policy. 1 (3): 499–559. JSTOR 1344583.
  • Gale, Douglas; ——— (1985). "Incentive-Compatible Debt Contracts: The One-Period Problem". Review of Economic Studies. 52 (4): 647–663. JSTOR 2297737.


  1. ^ Hellwig, Martin Friedrich (1973). Sequential models in economic dynamics (Ph.D.). MIT. Retrieved 8 February 2017.

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