Team

Thore Schlaak

Thore Schlaak
Role
Research Associate
Department
Forecasting and Economic Policy
Field(s) of work
Macroeconomic Developments in Germany
Key activities
  • Empirical macroeconomics
  • Macroeconomic modelling

    Publications at DIW Berlin

    DIW Weekly Report (15/16 / 2018)

    Social Services: A Rapidly Growing Economic Sector

    Karl Brenke, Thore Schlaak, Leopold Ringwald
    DIW Wochenbericht (16 / 2018)

    Sozialwesen: ein rasant wachsender Wirtschaftszweig

    Karl Brenke, Thore Schlaak, Leopold Ringwald
    DIW Weekly Report (10/11 / 2018)

    New Government Prolongs German Economic Upswing: Editorial

    Ferdinand Fichtner, Guido Baldi, Karl Brenke, Christian Breuer, Marius Clemens, Geraldine Dany-Knedlik, Hella Engerer,Marcel Fratzscher, Stefan Gebauer, Simon Junker, Claus Michelsen, Malte Rieth, Thore Schlaak
    DIW Weekly Report (10/11 / 2018)

    New Government’s Policies Give the Thriving German Economy an Additional Boost

    Ferdinand Fichtner, Karl Brenke, Christian Breuer, Marius Clemens, Simon Junker, Claus Michelsen, Thore Schlaak
    DIW Wochenbericht (11 / 2018)

    Politik schiebt florierende deutsche Konjunktur zusätzlich an: Grundlinien der Wirtschaftsentwicklung im Frühjahr 2018

    Ferdinand Fichtner, Karl Brenke, Christian Breuer, Marius Clemens, Simon Junker, Claus Michelsen, Thore Schlaak

    Lectures at DIW Berlin

  • Vortrag Empirical Macroeconomics : Workshop des Forschungsschwerpunkts Statistik und Ökonometrie der FU Berlin
    Berlin, 09.11.2017

    Testing Restrictions from Proxy SVARs Using Time-Varying Volatility
    Thore Schlaak

  • Vortrag DIW Berlin Graduate Center 2017 Summer Workshop : Workshop des Forschungsschwerpunkts Statistik und Ökonometrie der FU Berlin
    Potsdam, 19.06.2017 - 21.06.2017

    Identifying Uncertainty Shocks with Time-Varying Volatility
    Thore Schlaak

  • Vortrag Empirical Macroeconomics : Workshop des Forschungsschwerpunkts Statistik und Ökonometrie der FU Berlin
    Berlin, 02.02.2017

    Choosing between Different Models for Time-Varying Volatility
    Thore Schlaak

  • Vortrag DIW Berlin Graduate Center 2016 Summer Workshop
    Potsdam, 27.06.2016 - 29.06.2016

    Choosing Between Different Models for Time-Varying Volatility
    Thore Schlaak

  • Vortrag Empirical Macroeconomics : Workshop des Forschungsschwerpunkts Statistik und Ökonometrie der FU Berlin
    Berlin, 21.01.2016

    Setting Optimal Countercyclical Capital Buffers : Estimation Based on Macro-Fundamentals
    Thore Schlaak

  • CV - Short Version

    Before joining the DIW Graduate Center in October 2014 Thore Schlaak earned a master’s degree in Economics at Freie Universität Berlin as of 2011. Moreover, he holds a bachelor’s degree from Wilhelms-University Münster in Politics & Economics. He studied abroad at Universidad Complutense Madrid and interned at various policy and research institutions. Furthermore, he was a student assistant at the DIW’s Forecasting and Economic Policy department. During his studies he developed macroeconomics and econometric methods as his primary research areas. In his master thesis he estimated an exchange rate model using multivariate time series techniques and especially focused on forecasting and model stability during the global financial crisis.