Own Media Writings (Columns, Blog Posts, etc.)

February, 21, 2022: From individual human decisions to economic and financial policies (PDF). Fondation Latsis Internationale.

January 19, 2022: Investor experience and information do not discourage asset price bubbles. LSE Business Review. Joint with Anita Kopányi-Peuker.

July 1, 2020: Deglobalisation post COVID-19 could spell trouble for the European Monetary Union. LSE Business Review. Joint with Akvile Bertasiute and Domenico Massaro.

May 13, 2020: Das deutsche Bundesverfassungsgericht hat seine volkswirtschaftlichen Hausaufgaben nicht gemacht. Ökonomenstimme.

May 12, 2020: The German court ruling against ECB asset purchases doesn’t make economic sense. LSE Business Review.

April 16, 2020: Eurobonds (or coronabonds) would not be costly for Northern euro area countries. LSE Business Review.

August 19, 2019: Die deutsche Schuldenbremse zwingt den Staat, Geld auf der Straße liegen zu lassen. Ökonomenstimme.

July 7, 2018: The roles of economic integration and monetary policy in currency unions. VoxEU. Joint with Akvile Bertasiute and Domenico Massaro.

June 27, 2018: Für eine regelgebundene monetäre Staatsfinanzierung. Ökonomenstimme.

May 29, 2018: Alphabetical name ordering is discriminatory and harmful to collaborations. LSE Impact Blog.

January 16, 2018: Bond prices both reflect and influence the fundamentals. LSE Business Review. Joint with John Duffy and Arthur Schram.

November 15, 2017: Economists used to think that it doesn’t matter whom you tax, but it does. LSE Business Review. Joint with Arthur Schram.


September 21, 2021: Why Bubbles Won’t Go Away Anytime Soon. Gold Newsletter.

November 25, 2020: Warum mehr Schulden im Moment eine gute Sache sind. HSG Focus Magazin.

August 14, 2019. Euronews Now. Live broadcast.

March 19, 2019: Matthias Weber on monetary policy and economic integration in currency unions. HSG-#2minutes video.

October 17, 2018: Should academia abandon alphabetical author lists?: Interview with Matthias Weber. Scholastica.

Media Mentions by Others

December 2, 2022: Encouraging civilians to evacuate during war: Evidence from Ukraine. HSG Newsroom. [German version]

May 11, 2020: Italian bond yields head higher as risk appetite hit. Financial Post; Nasdaq.

May, 5, 2020: Ökonomen sprechen von einer Kriegserklärung, Politiker fürchten um die EU (PDF). Der Tagesspiegel.

January 3, 2020: Calls for European Central Bank to keep new president on a shorter lead. European CEO.

October 18, 2019: Europe will bounce back. Spear’s.

August 14, 2019: Germany should ramp up investment to stimulate growth. Guardian Live News; Telegraph Markets Live.

August 14, 2019: Germany collapsing to recession – but Merkel quitting will plunge country into HUGE crisis. The Express. [My comments were taken a bit out of context, you can view my full answers to the journalist’s questions here.]

May 15, 2019: Germany isn’t investing enough. Guardian Live News.

January 29, 2019: Euro zone inflation gauge tracked by ECB hits lowest since 2016. Reuters; syndicated in New York Times, Nasdaq, US News, etc.

January 2, 2019: When we don’t learn. Investor’s Chronicle.

August 1, 2018: The A to Z of paper authorship. Nature Index.

May 3, 2018: Por nuestros nombres nos conoceréis (o no). Nada es Gratis.

May 1, 2018: Economics grapples with what causes recessions. Bloomberg.

November 23, 2017: Kas geriau: „Sodros“ įmokos ant darbuotojo ar darbdavio pečių? Verslo žinios.

April 1, 2017: Labour market taxes: New evidence that it matters whether it’s employers or employees who pay. RES Media Briefing.