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Curriculum

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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2013 – Present: Associate Professor, Department of Border Region Studies, Faculty for Business and Social Sciences, SDU

2012 – Present: Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis (RCEA), Research Fellow

2011 – Present: Ruhr-University Bochum, Economics Department, Visiting Lecturer

2012 – 2013: Assistant Professor, Department of Border Region Studies, Faculty for Business and Social Sciences, SDU

2011 – 2012: Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI), Research Unit “Enterprises and Innovation”, Post-Doc Researcher

2009 – 2011: Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI), Research Unit “Enterprises and Innovation”, Researcher

2006 – 2009: Full-term Scholarship for Doctoral Studies granted by Evangelisches Studienwerk Villigst e.V. on behalf of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

2003 – 2006: Gesellschaft für Finanz- und Regionalanalysen (GEFRA), Economic & Policy Analyst/Consultant

2000 – 2001: Institut für Industriewirtschaftliche Forschung, University of Münster, Student Research Assistant

1994 – 2000: Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung (WAZ) and Deutsche Presseagentur (dpa), Journalist (Freelance, Volontariat)

 

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

Mitze, T.; Dall Schmidt T. (2015): “Internal migration, regional labor markets and the role of agglomeration economies”, in: Annals of Regional Science (online first, doi: 10.1007/s00168-015-0683-z)

Mitze, T.; Matz, F. (2015): “Public debt and growth in German federal states: what can Europe learn?”, in: Journal of Policy Modeling, Vol. 37(2), pp. 208-228 (doi:10.1016/j.jpolmod.2015.02.003)

Mitze, T.; Paloyo, A.; Alecke, B. (2015): “Is There a Purchase Limit on Regional Growth? A Quasi-experimental Evaluation of Investment Grants Using Matching Techniques”, in: International Regional Science Review (online first, doi:10.1177/0160017613505200)

Mitze, T.; Burgard, C.; Alecke, B. (2015): “The tuition fee 'shock': Analysing the response of first-year students to a spatially discontinuous policy change in Germany”, in: Papers in Regional Science (online first, doi:10.1111/pirs.12067)

Breidenbach, P.; Mitze, T. (2015): „The long shadow of port infrastructure in Germany: Cause or consequence of regional economic prosperity?”, in: Growth & Change (in press)

Dall Schmidt, T.; Kangasharju, A., Mitze, T., Rauhut, D. (2014): “The impact of ageing on regional employment: Linking spatial econometrics and population projections for a scenario analysis of future labor market outcomes in Nordic regions”, in: Economics and Business Letters, special issue “Advances in Regional Forecasting”, Vol. 3(4), pp. 232-246

An de Meulen, P.; Mitze, T. (2014): “Exploring the spatial variation in quality-adjusted rental prices and identifying hot spots in Berlin’s residential property market”, in: Regional Studies, Regional Science, Vol. 1(1), pp. 310-328 (doi:10.1080/21681376.2014.981577)

Mitze, T. (2014): “Measuring Regional Spillovers in Long- and Short-Run Models of Total Factor Productivity, Trade, and FDI”, in: International Regional Science Review, Vol. 37(3), pp. 365–388 (doi:10.1177/0160017612438716)

Mitze, T., Özyurt, S. (2014): “The spatial dimension of trade- and FDI-driven productivity growth in Chinese provinces: A global cointegration approach”, in: Growth & Change, Vol. 45(2), pp. 263–291 (doi:10.1111/grow.12042)

Mitze, T. (2014): “Does Regional Science Need An Experimentalist Buzz?”, in: Regional Studies, Regional Science, Vol. 1(1), pp. 51–59 (doi:10.1080/21681376.2014.898906)

Engel, D.; Mitze, T.; Reinkowski, J.; Patuelli, R. (2013): “Does cluster policy trigger R&D activity? Evidence from German biotech contests”, in: European Planning Studies, Vol. 21(11), pp. 1735–1759 (doi:10.1080/09654313.2012.753689)

Alecke, B.; Mitze, T.; Untiedt, G. (2013): “Growth effects of regional policy in Germany: Results from a spatially augmented multiplicative interaction model”, in: Annals of Regional Science, Vol. 50(2), pp. 535-554 (doi:10.1007/s00168-012-0503-7)

Alecke, B.; Mitze, T. (2012): “Studiengebühren und das Wanderungsverhalten von Studienanfängern: Eine panel-ökonometrische Wirkungsanalyse“, in: Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, Vol. 13(4), pp. 1-30 (doi:10.1111/j.1468-2516.2012.00400.x)

Alecke, B.; Mitze, T.; Reinkowski, J.; Untiedt, G. (2012): “Does firm size make a difference? Analysing the Effectiveness of Public R&D Subsidies in East Germany”, in: German Economic Review, Vol. 13(2), pp. 174-195 (doi:10.1111/j.1468-0475.2011.00546.x)

Mitze, T. (2012): “Within and Between Panel Cointegration in the German Regional Output-Trade-FDI Nexus”, in: Investigaciones Regionales, special issue on “Spatial Econometrics”, Vol. 21, pp. 93–118

Mitze, T.; Alecke, B. (2011): “Welche Rolle spielt externes Wissen für das eigene Technologie-wachstum? Eine empirische Schätzung von intersektoralen FuE-Spillovereffekten für OECD Volkswirtschaften”, in: Vierteljahreshefte für Wirtschaftsforschung, Vol. 80(3), pp. 167 – 181 (doi:10.3790/vjh.80.3.167)

Mitze, T. (2011): “Mapping Clusters: To see or not to see?”, in: Regional Insights, Vol. 2, No. 2, p. 4 (doi:10.1080/20429843.2011.9727918)

Mitze, T.; Reinkowski, j. (2011): “Testing the Neoclassical Migration Model: Overall and Age-Group Specific Results for German Regions”, in: Journal for Labour Market Research, Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 277-299 (doi:10.1007/s12651-010-0046-2)

Alecke, B.; Mitze, T.; Untiedt, G. (2010): “Internal Migration, Regional Labour Market Dynamics and Implications for German East-West Disparities – Results from a Panel VAR”, in: Review of Regional Research, Vol. 30(2), pp. 159-189 (doi:10.1007/s10037-010-0045-3)

Mitze, T.; Alecke, B.; Untiedt, G. (2010):“Trade-FDI Linkages in a Simultaneous Equations System of Gravity Models for German Regional Data”, in: International Economics, Vol. 122, pp. 121-162 (doi:10.1016/S2110-7017(13)60032-3)

Alecke, B.; Mitze, T.; Untiedt, G. (2010): “20 Jahre deutsche Einheit – Ist die ostdeutsche Wirtschaft immer noch krank?”, in: List Forum für Wirtschafts- und Finanzpolitik, Vol. 36, 1-26

Alecke, B.; Mitze, T.; Untiedt, G. (2008): „Der deutsche Außenhandel mit den neuen EU-Mitgliedsländern aus Mittel- und Osteuropa: Ein Überblick“, in: Osteuropa-Wirtschaft, Vol. 3

Kooths, S.; Mitze, T.; Ringhut, E. (2004): “Forecasting the EMU Inflation Rate: Linear Econometric vs. Non-Linear Computational Models Using Genetic Neural Fuzzy Systems”, in: Advances in Econometrics, Vol. 19, pp. 145 – 174

Alecke, B.; Mitze, T.; Untiedt, G. (2003): „Das Handelsvolumen der ostdeutschen Bundesländer mit Polen und Tschechien im Zuge der EU-Osterweiterung: Ergebnisse auf Basis eines Gravitationsmodells“, in: Vierteljahreshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung, Vol. 72, No. 4, pp. 565 – 579

 

MONOGRAPHS

Mitze, T. (2012): “Empirical Modelling in Regional Science: Towards an integrated Time-Space-Structural Analysis”, Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems, Vol. 657, Berlin: Springer (doi:10.1007/978-3-642-22901-5)

Alecke, B.; Mitze, T.; Untiedt, G.(2011): “Regionale Wachstumseffekte der GRW-Förderung? Eine räumlich-ökonometrische Analyse auf Basis deutscher Arbeitsmarktregionen”, RWI Materialen No. 65, Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI)

 Untiedt, G.; Alecke, B.; Baas, T.; Biffl, G.; Brücker, H.; Fritz, O.; Gardiner, B.; Hönekopp, E.; Huber, P.; Lamour, P., Mitze, T. (2007): “Auswirkungen der EU-Osterweiterung auf Wachstum und Beschäftigung in Deutschland und ausgewählten EU-Mitgliedstaaten. Bisherige Erfahrungen und künftige Entwicklungen unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der EU-Beitritte Bulgariens und Rumäniens“, IAB Bibliothek Nr. 311, Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung (IAB)

 

BOOK CONTRIBUTIONS

Mitze, T. (2015): “On the mutual dynamics of interregional gross migration flows in space and time”, in: Arbia, G.; Patuelli, R. (Eds.): “The Spatial Econometrics of Spatial Interaction Models”, Advances in Spatial Science (forthcoming)

Mitze, T.; Stephan, A. (2015): “Simultaneous-equations Analysis in Regional Science and Economic Geography”, in: Karlsson, C.; Andersson, M.; Norman, T. (Eds.): “Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography”, Chapter 7, pp. 158-171

Alecke, B.; Mitze, T.; Untiedt, G. (2011): “Regionale Wachstumseffekte der GRW-Förderung? Eine räumlich-ökonometrische Analyse auf Basis deutscher Arbeitsmarktregionen”, in: Dreger, C.; Kosfeld, R.; Türck, M. (Eds.): „Empirische Regionalforschung heute“, Wiesbaden: Gabler

 

Research areas

My research interests are focussed on (but not restricted to) the following topics and methodological fields:

  • Regional Science and Policy Analysis 
  • Industrial and Innovation Economics
  • Outsourcing and MNE
  • Migration and Population Studies
  • Quantitative Impact Analyses
  • Panel and Spatial Econometrics
  • (Quasi-)Experimental Methods in Economics

Research information

At the University of Southern Denmark (SDU), I am teaching courses at the bachelor level for students enrolled in Economics and Business Administration as well as European Studies at SDU. At the SDU, I also supervise Bachelor, Master and PhD Theses.

Moreover, I am a visiting lecturer at the University of Bochum, where I teach courses at the Master level, and regularly contribute to the International Research Workshop “Methods for PhD”, where I teach PhD students.

Below see you can see a detailed list of my teaching activities in the last years.

2015: Lecturer “Innovation and Business Clusters”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor & Master Level (Autumn Term)

2015: Lecturer “Microeconomics, Part B”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level (Spring Term)

2015: Lecturer “Microeconomics, Exercises”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level (Spring Term)

2014: Lecturer “Microeconomics, Part A”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level (Autumn Term)

2014: Lecturer “Microeconomics, Exercises”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level (Autumn Term)

2014: Lecturer “Innovation and Business Clusters”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level (Autumn Term)

2014: Lecturer “Regional Economics and Development”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level (Autumn Term)

2014: Lecturer “Economics of International Integration”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level (Spring Term)

2014: Lecturer “Spatial and Panel Data Econometrics”, 8th International Research Workshop “Methods for PhD”, organized by Helmut-Schmidt-University Hamburg, IAB, DIW et al.

2013: Visiting Lecturer, “Regional Economics”, Ruhr-University Bochum, Master Level

2013: Lecturer “Tourism Analysis”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level

2013: Lecturer “Topics in Regional Economics and Development: Agglomerations, Cities and Industrial Clusters”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level

2013: Lecturer “Regional Economics and Development”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level

2013: Lecturer “Intermediate International Economics”, University of Flensburg, Bachelor Level

2013: Lecturer “Economics of International Integration”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level

2013: Lecturer “Spatial and Panel Data Econometrics”, 7th International Research Workshop “Methods for PhD”, organized by Helmut-Schmidt-University Hamburg, IAB, DIW et al.

2012: Lecturer “Regional Economics and Development”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level

2012: Lecturer “Empirical Regional Economics and Development”, University of Southern Denmark, Bachelor Level

2012: Visiting Lecturer, “Regional Economics”, Ruhr-University Bochum, Master Level

2012: Visiting Lecturer, “Spatial Statistics and Econometrics”, Ruhr-University Bochum, Master and PhD Students Level

2011: Visiting Lecturer, “Regional Economics”, Ruhr-University Bochum, Master Level

2010: Visiting Lecturer, “Analysing the Empirical Performance of High-Tech Sectors in Germany”, Deutsche Bank Workshop “Lending Professionals”, Bochum

2009: Visiting Lecturer, “Analysing the Empirical Performance of High-Tech Sectors in Germany”, Deutsche Bank Workshop “Lending Professionals”, Bochum

2009: Teaching Assistant, “Quantitative Impact Analysis in Regional Science”, Chair Prof. Christoph Schmidt, Ruhr-University Bochum, Seminar, Master Level

2007: Visiting Lecturer, “Werkstatt Deutschland: Wo steht unsere Gesellschaft heute”, Stiftung der deutschen Wirtschaft & Herbert-Quandt Stiftung, Wiesbaden

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Research Output 2003 2019

A look behind the curtain: Measuring the complex economic effects of regional structural funds in Germany

Eberle, J., Brenner, T. & Mitze, T., 2019, In : Papers in Regional Science. 98, 2, p. 701-735

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

regional policy
human capital
economics
economic development
effect

Deconstructing the education-innovation-development nexus in the EU-28 using panel causality and poolability tests

Makkonen, T. & Mitze, T. F., 15. Jun 2019, In : Journal of the Knowledge Economy. 10, 2, p. 516-549

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Innovation
Poolability
Economic development
Education
Panel causality

Determining factors of interregional research collaboration in Germany's biotech network: Capacity, proximity, policy?

Mitze, T. & Strotebeck, F., 2019, In : Technovation. 80-81, p. 40-53

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Agglomeration
Personnel
Economics
Proximity
Node

EU regional policy and the neighbour's curse: Analyzing the income convergence effects of ESIF funding in the presence of spatial spillovers

Breidenbach, P., Mitze, T. & Schmidt, C. M., 2019, In : Journal of Common Market Studies. 57, 2, p. 388-405

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

regional policy
EU
funding
income
production factor

Factor Mobility and Migration Models

Bröcker, J. & Mitze, T., 2019, Handbook of Regional Science. Fischer, M. M. & Nijkamp, P. (eds.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Science+Business Media, p. 1-24 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Factor mobility
Factors
Public sector
Factor prices
Perfect competition

Activities 2015 2018

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade (Journal)

Timo Friedel Mitze (Peer reviewer)
25. Jun 201825. Jul 2018

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

Regional Studies (Journal)

Timo Friedel Mitze (Peer reviewer)
1. Jun 20181. Jul 2018

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

The Empirics of Innovation and Business Clusters

Timo Friedel Mitze (Guest lecturer)
7. Mar 201813. Mar 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsGuest lectures, external teaching and course activities at other universities

A look behind the curtain – Measuring the complex economic effects of public investment programmes using a regional economic model

Timo Friedel Mitze (Speaker)
25. Jan 201826. Jan 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

Regional Studies (Journal)

Timo Friedel Mitze (Peer reviewer)
15. Nov 201715. Dec 2017

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

Press / Media

Pengeregn i Sønderjylland

Torben Dall Schmidt, Elisabeth Vestergaard, Lars Duggen, Qi Wang, Timo Friedel Mitze, Andreas P. Cornett & Svend Hollensen

11/02/2014

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Forsker fik skulderklap af fond

Timo Friedel Mitze, Qi Wang & Lars Duggen

08/02/2014

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Teaching & Supervision

Innovation and Business Clusters

Timo Friedel Mitze & Torben Dall Schmidt

01/09/201831/12/2018

Course: Teaching and supervisionTeaching

Economics of International Integration

Andreas P. Cornett & Timo Friedel Mitze

01/02/201430/06/2018

Course: Teaching and supervisionTeaching

International økonomi

Torben Dall Schmidt & Timo Friedel Mitze

01/02/201530/06/2018

Course: Teaching and supervisionTeaching

Innovation and Business Cluste

Timo Friedel Mitze

01/09/201431/01/2018

Course: Teaching and supervisionTeaching

The Economics of European Integration

Timo Friedel Mitze & Torben Dall Schmidt

01/09/201431/01/2018

Course: Teaching and supervisionTeaching