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    Office location: Riddel Hall Block 3, Room 01/007

    Office hours: by appointment

    Research Interests

    Applied Microeconomics, Economic History, Development Economics

    Research Statement

    Matthias Blum is an economist with research interests in economic history and development economics, especially long-run perspectives on health, human capital and wellbeing. He is a Lecturer in Economics at Queen's Management School, and a Research Associate at Queen's University Centre for Economic History.

    Achievements and Distinctions

    Matthias Blum holds a Diplom (MSc) and PhD in Economics from the Universität Tübingen. He has been a Lecturer at the Technische Universität München, and a Visiting Scholar at the University of Edinburgh.


    ECO2023 - Data Analysis and Optimisation; ECO1011 - Introduction to Business Economics; ECO7016 - Topics in Economic History

    Willingness to take PhD students


    PhD projects

    Current research project future students are welcome to follow or use as orientation include topics on migration, commodity markets, famine and food security, and the determinants of NS membership in Nazi Germany.

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