Christopher Busch

UAB, MOVE and Barcelona GSE


PhD, University of Cologne

Christopher Busch is Assistant Professor at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, a research fellow at MOVE, and an affiliated professor at the Barcelona GSE. He is also a Junior Fellow of SAFE at the House of Finance at Goethe University Frankfurt.

Professor Busch works in the fields of Macroeconomics and Labor Economics, using parametric and non-parametric empirical methods together with quantitative structural models to address questions of labor income dynamics, insurance against income risk, and labor market mobility.

Awards, Grants, and Honors

Barcelona GSE Working Papers

Christian Alemán, Christopher Busch, Alexander Ludwig and Raül Santaeulàlia-Llopis

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Policies Against a Pandemic

Christopher Busch, David Domeij, Fatih Guvenen and Rocio Madera

Skewed Idiosyncratic Income Risk over the Business Cycle: Sources and Insurance

Christopher Busch and Alexander Ludwig

Higher-Order Income Risk over the Business Cycle