Dr. Wolfgang Kuhle

Senior Research Fellow
Contact Information
+49 228 91416-46


  • 2010: Ph.D in Economics with minors in Mathematics, University of Mannheim, summa cum laude
  • 2006: Diplom in Economics, Free University of Berlin, sehr gut (highest honors)

Positions Held

  • 2011-now: Senior Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods Bonn
  • 2007-2010: MEA Research Fellow, University of Mannheim
  • 2005-2007: Teaching Assistant at the Chair for Economic Theory, Free University of Berlin

Working Papers

  • 2016 An Equilibrium Model with Computationally Constrained Agents.
  • 2016 Self-generated fertility waves and the dynamics of utility
  • 2013 Information Aggregation Through Stock Prices and the Cost of Capital
  • 2012 Informational Spill-Overs in Sequential Markets (with Olga Gorelkina)

Work in Progress

  • 2016 Thinking Ourselves into Recession. (with Dominik Grafenhofer) 
  • Equilibrium Multiplicity in Global Games without Public Information
  • Redistributive Pension Systems in General Equilibrium

Journal Publications


  • 2010 Intertemporal Allocation with Incomplete Markets. University of Mannheim, pp. 108, VIII
  • 2007 The Optimum Growth Rate for Population in the Neoclassical Overlapping Generations Model. European University Studies Peter Lang: Frankfurt et al. pp. 148, XVII

Refereed Other

  • 2016 Demographic Change and the Rates of Return to Risky Capital and Safe
    Debt., forthcoming in Inequality and Finance in Macrodynamics, 1-16, Springer Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg.

Recent Talks

  • Invited: 2015 Universität St. Gallen, 2015 Tel Aviv University, 2015 Bar Ilan University, 2014 DIW Berlin, 2013 CORE UCLouvaine
  • Conferences: 2015 EEA Mannheim, 2015 International Game Theory Conference Stony Brook, 2014 ESEM Toulouse, 2014 International Game Theory Conference Stony Brook, 2014 Max Planck Institute Munich, 2013 EEA Gothenburg