WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business)
Department of Economics
Building D4, 2nd floor
Welthandelsplatz 1, 1020 Vienna
Some of my lecturecasts on macroeconomic topics are available here.
Together with David E. Bloom, I have authored the textbook Automation and Its Macroeconomic Consequences: Theory, Evidence, and Social Impacts. Students at the WU can access the chapters via a campus license here.
Bloom, D.E., Khoury, A., Kufenko, V., Prettner, K. (2021). Spurring Economic Growth through Human Development: Research Results and Guidance for Policymakers. Population and Development Review 47, 377-409. [link] [WP]
Chen, S. Prettner, K., Kuhn, M., Geldsetzer, P., Wang, C., Bärnighausen, T., Bloom, D.E., (2021). Climate and the spread of COVID-19. Scientific Reports 11, 9042. [link]
Prettner, K., Strulik, H. (2020). Innovation, Automation, and Inequality: Policy Challenges in the Race Against the Machine. Journal of Monetary Economics 116, 249-265. [Open Access]
Bloom, D.E., Kuhn, M., Prettner, K. (2020). The contribution of female health to economic development. The Economic Journal 130. 1650-1677. [Open Acess]
Chen, S., Kuhn, M., Prettner, K., Bloom, D.E. (2019). Noncommunicable diseases attributable to tobacco use in China: macroeconomic burden and tobacco control policies. Health Affairs 38, 1832-1839. [link]
Fan V.Y., Bloom, D.E., Ogbuoji, O., Prettner, K., Yamey, G. (2018). Valuing health as development: going beyond gross domestic product. The BMJ 363:k4371. [Open Access]