Ph.D., European University Institute, Florence, 1996; Diplom in Economics, University of Bonn, 1992; M.A., Indiana University, 1989
Macroeconomics and growth/development
Arizona State University: 2003-present. Previous Appointments: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, University of Warwick, University of Southampton
Associate Editor of the Economic Journal, 2002-2004; Referee for American Economic Review, Econometrica, Journal of Political Economy and Review of Economic Studies
Corporate and Public Sector Leadership
CESifo Research Fellow, 2006-present; Research Afiliate, Centre for Economic Policy Research, 1997-2004; Consultant (for various companies and public administrations, for example the State Ministry of Social Affairs, Dresden, Germany), 1991-1992
Berthold Herrendorf and Arilton Teixeira: "Barriers to Entry and Development." International Economic Review 52, April 2011, 573-602.
Berthold Herrendorf and Akos Valentinyi: "Which Sectors Make Poor Countries so Unproductive?" Journal of the European Economic Association 10, April 2012, 323-341.
Berthold Herrendorf, James Schmitz, and Arilton Teixeira: "The Role of Transportation in U.S. Economic Development: 1840-1860." International Economic Review 53, forthcoming August 2012.