Simon Jurkatis

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Freie Universität Berlin

Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaft

Professur für Ökonometrie

Adresse Boltzmannstraße 20
Raum 324
14195 Berlin
Telefon +49 (0)30 838-60675
E-Mail simon.jurkatis(at)fu-berlin.de

Curriculum Vitae

Education

  2011 - present Berlin Doctoral Program in Economics and Mangement Science (BDPEMS)
  2007 - 2011 Master (Diplom) in Economics (with distinction)

Freie Universität Berlin

  2009 - 2010 Master in Money, Banking & Finance (with distinction)

University of Birmingham, UK

  2005 - 2007 Undergraduate Studies in Business Administration

Universität Potsdam

Work Experience

  Since Nov 2014 Guest Researcher

Deutsche Bundesbank

  Since Oct 2014 Research Project

Expectations Management of Central Banks (CRC 649: Economic Risk, Project Area C14)

  Since Oct 2014 Teaching and Research Assistant

Chair of Econometrics

Freie Universität Berlin

  April 2014 - July 2014 / Sep 2014 Internship

Deutsche Bundesbank

Financial Stability Department

  April 2014 - Sep 2014 Teaching Assistant

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Chair of Microeconomics Theory and its Applications

  April 2013 - Sep 2013 Teaching Assistant

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Chair of Microeconomics Theory and its Applications

  2008 - 2011 Student Teaching and Research Assistant

Chair of Econometrics

Freie Universität Berlin

Teaching

 
  • Introduction to Econometrics (B. Sc., Exercise Classes, Freie Universität Berlin)
  • Decision-Making under Uncertainty (M. Sc., Exercise Classes, Humbold-Universität zu Berlin)
  • Theory of Market Microstructure (M. Sc., Seminar, Humbold-Universität zu Berlin)

Fields of Interest

 
  • Behavioral Finance
  • Market Microstructure

Discussion Papers

 
  • Boortz, C., Jurkatis, S., Kremer, S., Nautz, D. (2014): Information Risk, Market Stress and Institutional Herding in Financial Markets: New Evidence Through the Lens of a Simulated Model. PDF.
  • Jurkatis, S., Strehl, W. (2014): Gini decompositions and Gini elasticities: On measuring the importance of income sources and population subgroups for income inequality. Discussion Paper 2014/22. PDF.

Awards/Scholarships

  2012

Outstanding Paper Award of the German Finance Association for the paper 'Corrlelated Trades and Herd Behavior in the Stock Market'

  2011 - 2014

Stipend of the Einstein Foundation Berlin via the BDPEMS

  2009 - 2010

ERASMUS Scholarship, University of Birmingham, UK

Presentations/Workshops

 

2015

  • CRC Economic Risk Conference 2015, Motzen
 

2014

  • Center for Economic Studies, CESifo Group Seminar, Munich (invited talk)
 

2013

  • Princeton Initiative: Macro, Money and Finance (attended)
  • European Financial Management Association 2013 Annual Meetings, Reading
 

2012

  • 82nd Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association, New Orleans
  • Workshop "Empirical Macroeconomics", Freie Universität Berlin
  • 19th Annual Meeting of the German Finance Association, Hannover
  • Microeconomic Reading Group, DIW Berlin