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Klaus Prettner

Univ.Prof. MMag.Dr. Klaus Prettner
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since 2020
Professor of Macoeconomics and Digitalization at the Vienna University of Economics and Business
2015-2020
Professor of Growth and Distribution at the University of Hohenheim
2014-2015
Assistent Professor of Dynamic Macroeconomics at the Vienna University of Technology
2012-2014
Assistant Professor for Macroeconomics and Development at the University of Göttingen
2011-2012
Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies
2008-2012
Researcher at the Vienna Institute of Demography

Researcher Identifier

Awards and Honors

2010
Young Economist Award of the Austrian Economic Association
2009
Epainos Award of the European Regional Science Association
Young Economist Award of the Austrian Economic Association

Classifications

Expertise

  • Automation
  • Population Economics
  • Health Economics
  • Economics of Inequality
  • Growth Economics

Activities

No activities found.

Publications

Book (monograph)

2020 Prettner, Klaus, Bloom, David E. 2020. Automation and Its Macroeconomic Consequences: Theory, Evidence, and Social Impacts. Cambridge, MA: Academic Press. (Details)

Journal article

2021 Gasteiger, Emanuel, Prettner, Klaus. 2021. Automation, Stagnation, and the Implications of a Robot Tax. Macroeconomic Dynamics. (Details)
  Baldanzi, Annarita, Bucci, Alberto, Prettner, Klaus. 2021. Children's health, human capital accumulation, and R&D-based growth. Macroeconomic Dynamics. 25 651-668. (Details)
  Chen, Simiao, Prettner, Klaus, Kuhn, Michael, Geldsetzer, Pascal, Wang, Chen, Bärnighausen, Till, Bloom, David E. 2021. Climate and the spread of COVID-19. Scientific Reports. 11 (9042) open access (Details)
  Bloom, David E., Fan, Victoria Y., Kufenko, Vadim, Ogbuoji, Osondo, Prettner, Klaus, Yamey, Gavin. 2021. Going Beyond GDP with a Parsimonious Indicator: Inequality-Adjusted Healthy Lifetime Income. Vienna Yearbook of Population Research. 19 open access (Details)
  Krenz, Astrid, Prettner, Klaus, Strulik, Holger. 2021. Robots, reshoring, and the lot of low-skilled workers. European Economic Review. (Details)
  Bloom, David E., Khoury, Alex, Kufenko, Vadim, Prettner, Klaus. 2021. Spurring Economic Growth through Human Development: Research Results and Guidance for Policymakers. Population and Development Review. (Details)
  Cords, Dario, Prettner, Klaus. 2021. Technological unemployment revisited: automation in a search and matching framework. Oxford Economics Papers. (Details)
  Chen, Simiao, Prettner, Klaus, Kuhn, Michael, Bloom, David E. 2021. The economic burden of COVID-19 in the United States: Estimates and projections under an infection-based herd immunity approach. Journal of the Economics of Ageing. (Details)
  Belyakov, Anton O., Kurbatskiy, Alexey N., Prettner, Klaus. 2021. The growth effects of anticipated versus unanticipated population aging. Journal of Mathematical Economics. 94 102457 (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Schäfer, Andreas. 2021. The U-shape of income inequality over the 20th century: The role of education. Scandinavian Journal of Economics. 123 645-675. (Details)
2020 Abeliansky, Ana, Martinez-Zarzoso, Inmaculada, Prettner, Klaus. 2020. 3D printing, international trade, and FDI. Economic Modelling. 85 288-306. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Rostam-Afschar, Davud. 2020. Can taxes raise output and reduce inequality? The case of lobbying. Scottish Journal of Political Economy. 67 455-461. open access (Details)
  Kufenko, Vadim, Prettner, Klaus, Geloso, Vincent. 2020. Divergence, convergence, and the history-augmented Solow model. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics. 53 62-76. (Details)
  Bucci, Alberto, Prettner, Klaus. 2020. Endogenous education and the reversal in the relationship between fertility and economic growth. Journal of Population Economics. 33 1025-1068. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Strulik, Holger. 2020. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. Journal of Monetary Economics. open access (Details)
  Chen, Simiao, Prettner, Klaus, Cao, Bin, Geldsetzer, Pascal, Kuhn, Michael, Bloom, David E., Bärnighausen, Till, Wang, Chen. 2020. Revisiting the association between temperature and COVID-19 transmissibility across 117 countries. ERJ Open Research. 6 open access (Details)
  Bloom, David E., Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2020. The contribution of female health to economic development. Economic Journal. 130 1650-1677. (Details)
  Bloom, David E., Chen, Simiao, Kuhn, Michael, McGovern, Mark, Oxley, Les, Prettner, Klaus. 2020. The Economic Burden of Chronic Diseases: Estimates and Projections for China, Japan, and South Korea. Journal of the Economics of Ageing. 17 (10016) (Details)
  Abeliansky, Ana, Algur, Eda, Bloom, David E., Prettner, Klaus. 2020. The future of work: Meeting the global challenges of demographic change and automation. International Labour Review. 159 285-306. (Details)
  Grafeneder-Weissteiner, Theresa, Prettner, Klaus, Südekum, Jens. 2020. Three pillars of urbanization: migration, aging, and growth. De Economist. 168 259-278. (Details)
2019 Prettner, Klaus. 2019. A Note on the Implications of Automation for Economic Growth and the Labor Share. Macroeconomic Dynamics. 23 1294-1301. (Details)
  Bloom, David E., McKenna, Mathew J., Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Global employment and decent jobs, 2010-2030: The forces of demography and automation. International Social Security Review. 72 43-78. (Details)
  Lankisch, Clemens, Prettner, Klaus, Prskawetz, Alexia. 2019. How can robots affect wage inequality? Economic Modelling. 81 161-169. (Details)
  Gehringer, Agnieszka, Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Longevity and technological change. Macroeconomic Dynamics. 23 1471-1503. (Details)
  Baldanzi, Annarita, Prettner, Klaus, Tscheuschner, Paul. 2019. Longevity-induced vertical innovation and the tradeoff between life and growth. Journal of Population Economics. 32 1293-1313. (Details)
  Chen, Simiao, Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus, Bloom, David E. 2019. Noncommunicable diseases attributable to tobacco use in China: macroeconomic burden and tobacco control policies. Health Affairs. 38 1832-1839. (Details)
  Chen, Simiao, Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus, Bloom, David E. 2019. The global macroeconomic burden of road injuries: Estimates and projections for 166 countries. The Lancet Planetary Health. 3 390-398. open access (Details)
  Hof, Franz X., Prettner, Klaus. 2019. The quest for status and R&D-based growth. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 162 290-307. (Details)
2018 Geiger, Niels, Prettner, Klaus, Schwarzer, Johannes A. 2018. Die Auswirkungen der Automatisierung auf Wachstum, Beschäftigung und Ungleichheit. Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik (PWP). 19 59-77. (Details)
  Kufenko, Vadim, Geloso, Vincent, Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Does size matter? The implications of household size for economic growth and convergence. Scottish Journal of Political Economy. 65 537-543. (Details)
  Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Population Age Structure and Consumption Growth: Evidence from National Transfer Accounts. Journal of Population Economics. 31 135-153. (Details)
  Chen, Simiao, Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus, Bloom, David E. 2018. The macroeconomic burden of noncommunicable diseases in the United States: Estimates and projections. PLoS ONE. 13 e0206702 open access (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Strulik, Holger. 2018. Trade and Productivity: The Family Connection Redux. Journal of Macroeconomics. 56 276-291. (Details)
  Fan, Victoria Y., Bloom, David E., Ogbuoji, Osondo, Prettner, Klaus, Yamey, Gavin. 2018. Valuing health as development: going beyond gross domestic product. BMJ British Medical Journal. 363 open access (Details)
2017 Bloom, David E., Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2017. Africa's Prospects for Enjoying a Demographic Dividend. Journal of Demographic Economics. 83 63-76. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Trimborn, Timo. 2017. Demographic change and R&D-based economic growth. Economica. 84 667-681. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Strulik, Holger. 2017. Gender Equity and the Escape from Poverty. Oxford Economic Papers New Series. 69 55-74. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Werner, Katharina. 2017. Government-Funded Basic Research: What's in It for Firms? Rutgers Business Review. 2 64-69. open access (Details)
  Bloom, David E., Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2017. Invest in Women and Prosper. Finance and Development. 54 50-55. open access (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Strulik, Holger. 2017. It's a Sin - Contraceptive Use, Religious Beliefs, and Long-Run Economic Development. Review of Development Economics. 21 553-566. (Details)
2016 Geloso, Vincent, Kufenko, Vadim, Prettner, Klaus. 2016. Demographic change and regional convergence in Canada. Economics Bulletin. 36 1904-1910. open access (Details)
  Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2016. Growth and welfare effects of health care in knowledge-based economies. Journal of Health Economics. 46 100-119. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Strulik, Holger. 2016. Technology, Trade, and Growth: The Role of Education. Macroeconomic Dynamics. 20 1381-1394. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Werner, Katharina. 2016. Why it pays off to pay us well: The impact of basic research on economic growth and welfare. Research Policy (RP). 45 1075-1090. (Details)
2015 Grafeneder-Weissteiner, Theresa, Kubin, Ingrid, Prettner, Klaus, Prskawetz, Alexia, Wrzaczek, Stefan. 2015. Coping with inefficiencies in a New Economic Geography model: the unintended consequences of policy interventions. Mathematical Social Sciences. 76 146-157. (Details)
  Prettner, Catherine, Prettner, Klaus. 2015. How Interdependent are Eastern European Economies and the Euro Area? Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance. 58 18-31. (Details)
2014 Prettner, Klaus, Canning, David. 2014. Increasing life expectancy and optimal retirement in general equilibrium. Economic Theory. 56 191-217. (Details)
  Bloom, David E., Cafiero, Elizabeth, McGovern, Mark, Prettner, Klaus, Stanciole, Anderson, Weiss, Jonathan, Bakkila, Samuel, Rosenberg, Larry. 2014. The Economic Impact of Non-Communicable Diseases in China and India: Estimates, Projections, and Comparisons. Journal of the Economics of Ageing. 4 100-111. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2014. The non-monotonous impact of population growth on economic prosperity. Economics Letters. 124 93-95. (Details)
2013 Grafeneder-Weissteiner, Theresa, Prettner, Klaus. 2013. Agglomeration and Demographic Change. Journal of Urban Economics. 74 1-11. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Bloom, David E., Strulik, Holger. 2013. Declining Fertility and Economic Well-being: Do Education and Health Ride to the Rescue? Labour Economics. 22 70-79. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2013. Population aging and endogenous economic growth. Journal of Population Economics. 27 811-834. open access (Details)
  Strulik, Holger, Prettner, Klaus, Prskawetz, Alexia. 2013. The Past and Future of Knowledge-based Growth. Journal of Economic Growth. 18 411-437. (Details)
2012 Prettner, Klaus, Kunst, Robert. 2012. The Dynamic Interrelations between Unequal Neighbors: An Austro-German Case Study. Empirical Economics. 43 741-761. (Details)
2010 Prettner, Klaus, Prskawetz, Alexia. 2010. Decreasing Fertility, Economic Growth and the Intergenerational Wage Gap. Empirica. 37 197-214. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Prskawetz, Alexia. 2010. Demographic change in models of endogenous economic growth. A survey. Central European Journal for Operations Research and Economics (CEJORE). 18 593-608. (Details)
2009 Gaggl, Paul, Kaniovski, Serguei, Prettner, Klaus, Url, Thomas. 2009. The Short and Long-run Interdependencies between the Eurozone and the U.S.A. Empirica. 36 209-227. (Details)
2007 Prettner, Klaus, Stiglbauer, Alfred. 2007. Effects of the Full Opening of the Austrian Labor Market to EU-8 Citizens. Monetary Policy & the Economy. Q4/07 50-66. open access (Details)

Chapter in edited volume

2019 Bloom, David E., Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Health and Economic Growth. In: Oxford Encyclopedia of Economics and Finance, Hrsg. Jonathan H. Hamilton, Avinash Dixit, Sebastian Edwards, Kenneth Judd, 1-25. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (Details)
  Skritek, Bernhard, Crespo Cuaresma, Jesus, Kryazhimskii, Arkadii V, Prettner, Klaus, Prskawetz, Alexia, Rovenskaya, Elena. 2019. Optimal life-cycle education decisions of atomistic individuals. In: Human Capital and Economic Growth -- The Impact of Health, Education and Demographic Change, Hrsg. Alberto Bucci, Klaus Prettner, Alexia Prskawetz, 27-54. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. (Details)
  Bloom, David E., Chen, Simiao, Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2019. The flip side of "live long and prosper": Noncommunicable diseases in the OECD and their macroeconomic impact. In: Live Long and Prosper? The Economics of Ageing Populations, Hrsg. David E. Bloom, 44-52. London: CEPR Press. open access (Details)
2018 Luca, Dara Lee, Iversen, Johanne, Lubet, Alyssa Shiraishi, Mitgang, Elizabeth, Onarheim, Kristine, Prettner, Klaus, Bloom, David E. 2018. Benefits and Costs of the Women's Health Targets for the Post-2015 Development Agenda. In: Prioritizing Development: A Cost Benefit Analysis of the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals, Hrsg. Bjørn Lomborg, 244-254. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Geiger, Niels, Schwarzer, Johannes A. 2018. Die wirtschaftlichen Folgen der Automatisierung. In: Automatisierung: Wechselwirkung mit Kunst, Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft, Hrsg. Christiane Spiel, Reinhard Neck, 31-64. Wien: Böhlau Verlag. (Details)
  Pyka, Andreas, Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Economic Growth, Development, and Innovation: The Transformation Towards a Knowledge-Based Bioeconomy. In: Bioeconomy: Shaping the Transition to a Sustainable, Biobased Economy, Hrsg. Iris Lewandowski, 331-342. Basel: Springer International Publishing. open access (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Verteilungsforschung. Entwicklung der Ungleichheit, sozioökonomische Konsequenzen und politische Handlungsspielräume. In: Universität Hohenheim 1818-2018, Hrsg. Harald Hagemann, Gert Kollmer-von Oheimb-Loup, 168-179. Ulm: Ulmer Verlag. (Details)

Edited book (editorship)

2019 Bucci, Alberto, Prettner, Klaus, Prskawetz, Alexia, Hrsg. 2019. Human Capital and Economic Growth The Impact of Health, Education and Demographic Change. 1. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. (Details)

Contribution to conference proceedings

2019 Belyakov, Anton O., Kurbatskiy, Alexey N., Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Anticipated Expansions of Life Expectancy and Their Long-Run Growth Effects. In Proceedings of the MIC 2019 Conference: Managing Geostrategic Issues, Hrsg. MIC, 47-52. Opatija, Croatia: - open access (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2021 Prettner, Klaus. 2021. Do you know your biases? A Monte Carlo analysis of dynamic panel data estimators. Research Seminar at the Department of Economics at the University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany, 13.01.2021. (Details)
2020 Prettner, Klaus. 2020. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. Research Seminar at the Institute of Statistics and Mathematical Methods in Economics at the Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria, 13.01.2020. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2020. Robots, Reshoring, and the Lot of Low-Skilled Workers. Slovak Economic Association Meeting (SEAM 2020), Bratislava, Slovakia, 18.12.2020-19.12.2020. Invited Talk (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2020. Robots, Reshoring, and the Lot of Low-Skilled Workers. INEQ Research Seminar, Vienna, Österreich, 14.12.2020. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2020. Robots, Reshoring, and the Lot of Low-Skilled Workers. Research Seminar, Department of Economics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, 26.11.2020. (Details)
2019 Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Gleichheit, Gesundheit, Geld und Glück? Ein Vorschlag für ein neues Wohlstandsmaß. 19. Deutsch-Österreichisch-Schweizerisches Demographentreffen, Vienna, Austria, 23.10.-25.10. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Inequality-adjusted healthy lifetime income: going beyond GDP with a parsimonious wellbeing indicator. Wittgenstein Centre Conference 2019 "Demographic aspects of human wellbeing'' Vienna, Austria, 11.11.-12.11. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. Workshop on "Technological change, the future of jobs, and the labor share of income." University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, 24.09. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. International Workshop on Heterogeneous Dynamic Models of Economic and Population Systems, Vienna, Austria, 5.12.-6.12. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. Wifo Extern, Vienna, Austria, 07-2019. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. Research Seminar of the Institute for Economic Research and Policy at the University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany, 01-2019. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. Research Seminar of the Department of Economics at LMU Munich, Munich, Germany, 01-2019. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2019. Manufacturing Declines, Populism Rises: The Politics of the New Economy. Head to Head: A Meeting of Inspired Minds, Stuttgart, Germany, 04-2019. Invited Talk (Details)
2018 Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Die Auswirkungen der Automatisierung auf Wachstum, Beschäftigung und Ungleichheit. Studium Generale an der Universität Hohenheim, Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany, 07.07.2018. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. Annual meeting of the Austrian Economic Association 2018, Vienna, Austria, 11.05.-12.05. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. Research Seminar of the School of Business & Economics at the Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 01-2018. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Sustainability and Long-Run Economic Growth: Problems and Potential Solutions. Workshop of the Strategic Network Bioeconomy (BECY), University of Hohenheim, Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany, 03.07. Invited Talk (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2018. The impact of automation on employment, growth, and inequality. Conference "Digitalization and Smart Green (R)evolution", University of Economics in Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia, 15.11.-16.11. Invited Talk (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2018. The impact of automation on employment, growth, and inequality. PhD Seminar of the Depratment of Economics at the University of Economics in Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia, 12-2018. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Wirtschaftsnobelpreis 2018 - Die Forschung hinter dem Preis. WU Matters, Vienna, Austria, 12-2020. (Details)
2017 Prettner, Klaus. 2017. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. Research Seminar at the Institute of Economics at the University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany, 05-2017. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2017. Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race against the Machine. Research Seminar at the Institute of Economics at the University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, 11-2017. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2017. The quest for status and R&D-based growth. International conference on finance and economic growth in the aftermath of the crisis, Milan, Italy, 11.09.-13.09. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2017. The quest for status and R&D-based growth. Research Seminar of the Institute of Economics at the University of Hohenheim, Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany, 01-2017. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2017. Wirtschaftliche Folgen der Automatisierung. Österreichischer Wissenschaftstag 2017, Baden, Austria, 19.10.-20.10. Invited Talk (Details)
2016 Prettner, Klaus. 2016. Longevity and technological change. 1st CREA Workshop on Aging, Culture, and Comparative Development, Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 25.05.-27.05. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2016. Longevity and technological change. MoPAct Workshop "Economic Aspects of Demographic Change" Helsinki, Finland, 16.06.-18.06. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2016. The quest for status and R&D-based growth. Annual meeting of the German Economic Association 2016, Augsburg, Germany, 04.09.-07.09. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2016. The quest for status and R&D-based growth. Viennese Vintage Workshop 2016: Heterogeneous dynamic models of economic and population systems, Vienna, Austria, 01.12.-02.12. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2016. The quest for status and R&D-based growth. Research Seminar at the Institute of Statistics and Mathematical Methods in Economics at the Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria, 03-2016. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2016. The quest for status and R&D-based growth. Research Seminar of Queen's Management School at the Queen's University of Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom, 03-2016. (Details)
2015 Prettner, Klaus. 2015. The quest for status and R&D-based growth. Research Seminar at the Department of Economics at the University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany, 12-2015. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2015. The quest for status and R&D-based growth. Research Seminar at the Department of Economics at the University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany, 06-2015. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2015. Why it pays off to pay us well: The impact of basic research on economic growth and welfare. Research Seminar at the Institute of Statistics and Mathematical Methods in Economics at the Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria, 03-2015. (Details)
2014 Prettner, Klaus. 2014. Longevity and technological change. Research Seminar at the Department of Economics at the University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany, 11-2014. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2014. Technology, Trade, and Growth: The Role of Education. 16th Göttingen Workshop on International Economic Relations, Göttingen, Germany, 01.02-02.02. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2014. The contribution of female health to economic development. Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America, Boston, United States/USA, 01.05.-03.05. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2014. Trade and Productivity: The Family Connection Redux. 7th FIW Research Conference "International Economics" Vienna, Austria, 12.12.-13.12. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2014. Why it pays off to pay us well: The impact of basic research on economic growth and welfare. Research Seminar of the Department of Economics at ISCTE - Instituto Universitario de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, 01-2014. (Details)
2012 Prettner, Klaus. 2012. Declining Fertility and Economic Well-being: Do Education and Health Ride to the Rescue? Lunch Seminar of the Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridge, MA, United States/USA, 02-2012. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2012. Demographic change and R&D-based economic growth. 17th Conference on Dynamics, Economic Growth, and International Trade (DEGIT XVII), Milan, Italy, 13.09.-14.09. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2012. Discussion of the papers "Is Fertility Too Low? Capital, Transfers and Consumption" by Ronald Lee and Andrew Mason and "Dependency Ratio and International Trade" by Wei Tian, Yang Yao, Miaojie Yu, and Yi Zhou. Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America, San Francisco, United States/USA, 03.05.-05.05. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2012. The non-monotonous impact of population growth on economic prosperity. Research Seminar at the Department of Economics at the University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany, 11-2012. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2012. The non-monotonous impact of population growth on economic prosperity. Annual meeting of the German Economic Association 2012, Göttingen, Germany, 09.09.-12.09. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2012. The non-monotonous impact of population growth on economic prosperity. 7th European Workshop on Labour Markets and Demographic Change, St. Gallen, Switzerland, 28.08.-29.08. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2012. The non-monotonous impact of population growth on economic prosperity. Annual meeting of the Austrian Economic Association 2012, Vienna, Austria, 18.05.-19.05. (Details)
2011 Prettner, Klaus. 2011. Declining Fertility and Economic Well-being: Do Education and Health Ride to the Rescue? Workshop of the World Demographic & Ageing Forum on "Ageing, Health & Productivity" St. Gallen, Switzerland, 15.10.-16.10. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2011. Population aging and endogenous economic growth. Lunch Seminar of the Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridge, MA, United States/USA, 03-2011. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2011. Population aging and endogenous economic growth. Research Seminar at the Department of Economics at Brown University, Providence, United States/USA, 04-2011. (Details)
2010 Prettner, Klaus. 2010. Agglomeration Processes in Ageing Societies. Workshop on "Agglomeration Processes in Ageing Societies" Vienna, Austria, 09.01. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2010. Population aging and endogenous economic growth. Annual Congress of the European Economic Association, Glasgow, United Kingdom, 23.08.-26.08. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2010. Population aging and endogenous economic growth. Annual meeting of the Austrian Economic Association 2010, Vienna, Austria, 14.05.-15.05. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2010. Population aging and endogenous economic growth. Conference of the European Society for Population Economics, Essen, Germany, 09.06.-12.06. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2010. Population aging and endogenous economic growth. 1st LEPAS (Long-Run Economic Perspectives of an Aging Society) Workshop Workshop, Vienna, Austria, 14.06.2010-15.06.2010. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2010. Population aging and endogenous economic growth. Annual meeting of the German Economic Association 2010, Kiel, Germany, 07.09.-10.09. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2010. The Past and Future of R&D-based Growth. Workshop on "Optimal Fertility in Ageing Societies" Vienna, Austria, 03.12.-04.12. (Details)
2009 Prettner, Klaus. 2009. Agglomeration and Demographic Change. Annual meeting of the German Economic Association 2009, Magdeburg, Germany, 08.09.-11.09. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2009. Agglomeration and Demographic Change. Research Seminar of the Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS), Vienna, Austria, 01-2009. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2009. Agglomeration and Demographic Change. 49th European Congress of the Regional Science Association International, Lodz, Poland, 25.08.-29.08. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2009. Decreasing Fertility, Economic Growth and the Intergenerational Wage Gap. Annual meeting of the Austrian Economic Association 2009, Linz, Austria, 12.05.-13.05. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2009. Population aging and endogenous economic growth. Research Seminar at the Institute of Statistics and Mathematical Methods in Economics at the Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria, 11-2009. (Details)
2008 Prettner, Klaus. 2008. Decreasing Fertility, Economic Growth and the Intergenerational Wage Gap. First Workshop on Dynamics, Optimal Growth and Population Change: Theory and Applications, Milan, Italy, 22.09.-23.09. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2008. The Short and Long-run Interdependencies between the Eurozone and the U.S.A. Annual meeting of the Austrian Economic Association 2008, Vienna, Austria, 23.05.-24.05. (Details)
2007 Prettner, Klaus. 2007. Effects of the Full Opening of the Austrian Labor Market to EU-8 Citizens. VOWA Internal Research Seminar, Vienna, Austria, 08-2007. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus. 2007. The Short and Long-run Interdependencies between the Eurozone and the U.S.A. Wifo Intern, Vienna, Austria, 11-2007. (Details)
2006 Prettner, Klaus. 2006. The Cervellati-Sunde model as an example of how to endogenize mortality in long-run economic growth theory. Research Seminar at the Vienna Institute of Demography, Vienna, Austria, 12-2006. (Details)

Working/discussion paper, preprint

2020 Chen, Simiao, Jin, Zhangfeng, Prettner, Klaus. 2020. Can I live with you after I retire? Retirement, old age support, and internal migration of older adults in China. (Details)
  Chen, Simiao, Prettner, Klaus, Kuhn, Michael, Geldsetzer, Pascal, Wang, Chen, Bärnighausen, Till, Bloom, David E. 2020. COVID-19 and climate: global evidence from 117 countries. open access (Details)
2019 Bloom, David E., Canning, David, Kotschy, Rainer, Prettner, Klaus, Schünemann, Johannes. 2019. Health and Economic Growth: Reconciling the Micro and Macro Evidence. (Details)

Book or article review

2016 Prettner, Klaus. 2016. Perspective on "Optimal Education in Times of Ageing: The Dependency Ratio in the Uzawa-Lucas growth model" Besprechung von Optimal Education in Times of Ageing: The Dependency Ratio in the Uzawa-Lucas growth model, von Anne Edle von Gaessler and Thomas Ziesemer. Journal of the Economics of Ageing, 7, 143-144. (Details)

Media report

2021 Prettner, Klaus, Chen, Simiao, Kuhn, Michael, Bloom, David E. 2021. Effective pandemic management that minimises economic harm. (Details)
  Bloom, David E., Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2021. Modern Infectious Diseases: Macroeconomic Impacts and Policy Responses. (Details)
2020 Bloom, David E., Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2020. How to mitigate the economic impacts of infectious diseases. (Details)
  Bloom, David E., Prettner, Klaus. 2020. The macroeconomic effects of automation and the role of COVID-19 in reinforcing their dynamics. (Details)
2019 Krenz, Astrid, Prettner, Klaus, Strulik, Holger. 2019. Industrial robots are bringing jobs back home, but not for low-skilled workers. (Details)
2018 Bloom, David E., McKenna, Mathew J., Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Demography, unemployment, and automation: Challenges in creating (decent) jobs until 2030. (Details)
2016 Bloom, David E., Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2016. Africa's Prospects for Enjoying a Demographic Dividend. (Details)
2015 Bloom, David E., Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2015. The contribution of women’s health to economic development. (Details)

Miscellaneous

2020 Heijdra, Ben J., Prettner, Klaus. 2020. Editorial. Putting People Back into the Picture: Some Studies in Demographic Economics. De Economist 168. (Details)
2019 Kufenko, Vadim, Prettner, Klaus, Sousa-Poza, Alfonso. 2019. Editorial. The economics of ageing and inequality: Introduction to the special issue. The Journal of the Economics of Ageing. (Details)
2018 Bloom, David E., Kuhn, Michael, Prettner, Klaus. 2018. Escaping poverty: Investing in women's human capital. 2018 Davos Edition: Eradicating Extreme Poverty, Credit Suisse Research Institute. (Details)
2015 Bloom, David E., Chen, Simiao, McGovern, Mark, Prettner, Klaus, Candeias, Vanessa, Bernaert, Arnaud, Cristin, Sandra. 2015. Economics of Non-Communicable Diseases in Indonesia. Report by the World Economic Forum. (Details)
2014 Bloom, David E., Cafiero-Fonseca, Elizabeth, McGovern, Mark, Prettner, Klaus. 2014. China and India's Decent into Chronic Disease: Killing Themselves Slowly. The Milken Institute Review. (Details)
2011 Bloom, David E., Chisholm, Dan, Jane-Llopiz, Eva, Prettner, Klaus, Stein, Adam Z, Feigl, Andrea B. 2011. From Burden to 'Best Buys': Reducing the Economic Impact of Non-communicable Diseases in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Report by the World Economic Forum and the World Health Organization. (Details)
  Bloom, David E., Cafiero, Elizabeth T., Jane-Llopiz, Eva, Abrahams-Gessel, Shafika, Bloom, Lakshmi Reddy, Fathima, Sana, Feigl, Andrea B, Gaziano, Tom, Hamandi, Ali, Mowafi, Mona, O’Farrell, Danny, Ozaltin, Emre, Pandya, Ankur, Prettner, Klaus, Rosenberg, Larry, Seligman, Benjamin, Stein, Adam Z, Weinstein, Cara, Weiss, Jonathan. 2011. The Global Economic Burden of Non-communicable Diseases. Report by the World Economic Forum and the Harvard School of Public Health. (Details)
2010 Morawetz, Ulrich B., Prettner, Klaus. 2010. Auswirkungen der EU-Agrarpolitik auf das Wachstum des regionalen Bruttoinlandsproduktes in Österreich. Wifo Monatsberichte 6/2010. (Details)
  Prettner, Klaus, Prskawetz, Alexia. 2010. Geburtenrückgang und Wirtschaftswachstum. Demografische Forschung aus erster Hand 7/3. (Details)
  Barakat, Bilal, Holler, Johannes, Prettner, Klaus, Schuster, Julia. 2010. The Impact of the Economic Crisis on Labour and Education in Europe. Study for the Demography Network of the European Observatory on the Social Situation (DemoNet). (Details)
  van Nimwegen, Nico, Sobotka, Tomas, Skirbekk, Vegard, Philipov, Dimiter, Holler, Johannes, Prettner, Klaus, Schuster, Julia. 2010. The multiple impacts of the crisis: an additional challenge for policy to address European population issues. Research note for the Demography Network of the European Observatory on the Social Situation (DemoNet). (Details)

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