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Gabriel Ahlfeldt.

Gabriel Ahlfeldt


Expertise: spatial economics, urban economics


Gabriel Ahlfeldt is Professor at Humboldt University in Berlin where he holds the Chair of Econometrics. He is also a Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics, and an affiliate of the CEP, CESifo, and CEPR. In his research, Professor Ahlfeldt is interested in how various agglomeration forces shape the spatial distribution of economic activity. His research also analyses the impact of various spatial policies on local house prices, labour markets, political preferences and urban structure.

Current areas of research include:

  • Urban economics
  • Environment
  • Finance
  • Political economy
  • Labour