Dr. Claus Michelsen

Head of Department in the

Forecasting and Economic Policy Department

Claus Michelsen is head of the Forecasting and Economic Policy department. He is affiliated with DIW Berlin since 2013. He was previously employed at the Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH). He studied Economics, Law and Politics at the University of Erfurt and Empirical Economics & Policy Advice at the Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg. In his dissertation, he focused on energy efficiency of residential buildings and the effects of housing market policy interventions.

Claus Michelsen works in the area of business cycle analysis and conducts research focussing on corporate and real estate investments, housing market development and housing market policy.

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Publications

DIW Wochenbericht 45 / 2020

Corona und das Home-Office: Zäsur für den Wohnungsmarkt? Kommentar

2020| Claus Michelsen
DIW aktuell 55 / 2020

Zweite Corona-Infektionswelle: Deutsche Wirtschaft wird zum Jahresende schrumpfen

2020| Marius Clemens, Geraldine Dany-Knedlik, Claus Michelsen, Simon Junker
DIW Weekly Report 37 / 2020

German Economy: On the Long, Slow Road to Normality: DIW Economic Outlook

2020| Claus Michelsen, Marius Clemens, Max Hanisch, Simon Junker, Konstantin A. Kholodilin, Laura Pagenhardt
DIW Weekly Report 37 / 2020

Global Economy: Slow Recovery Following Deep Recession: DIW Economic Outlook

2020| Claus Michelsen, Guido Baldi, Geraldine Dany-Knedlik, Hella Engerer, Stefan Gebauer, Konstantin A. Kholodilin, Sandra Pasch, Malte Rieth
Weitere Aufsätze

Die Corona-Krise kommt mit Wucht zurück

In: Wirtschaftsdienst 100 (2020), 11, S. 896-898 | Marius Clemens, Geraldine Dany-Knedlik, Simon Junker, Claus Michelsen
Weitere Aufsätze

Erholung verliert an Fahrt – Wirtschaft und Politik weiter im Zeichen der Pandemie

In: Wirtschaftsdienst 100 (2020), 11, S. 885-889 | Oliver Holtemöller, Stefan Kooths, Claus Michelsen, Torsten Schmidt, Timo Wollmershäuser
Monographien

Erholung verliert an Fahrt – Wirtschaft und Politik weiter im Zeichen der Pandemie: Gemeinschaftsdiagnose Herbst 2020 ; Dienstleistungsauftrag des Bundesministeriums für Wirtschaft und Energie

Halle: IWH / Projektgruppe Gemeinschaftsdiagnose, 2020, 95 S.
(Gemeinschaftsdiagnose / Projektgruppe Gemeinschaftsdiagnose ; 2/2020)
| Claus Michelsen, Niels Aka, Guido Baldi, Kerstin Bernoth, Marius Clemens, Geraldine Dany-Knedlik, Simon Junker, Konstantin A. Kholodilin, Laura Pagenhardt, Sandra Pasch (u.a.)
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Was die bisherigen Corona-Programme gebracht haben

In: Makronom (04.11.2020), [Online-Artikel] | Marius Clemens, Geraldine Dany-Knedlik, Britta Gehrke, Simon Junker, Claus Michelsen
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Wie die Wirtschaftspolitik auf die zweite Infektionswelle reagieren sollte

In: Makronom (04.11.2020), [Online-Artikel] | Marius Clemens, Geraldine Dany-Knedlik, Britta Gehrke, Simon Junker, Claus Michelsen

Lectures

Vortrag

Airbnb and Rents: Evidence from Berlin

Kevin Tran, Tomaso Duso, Claus Michelsen, Maximilian Schäfer
Paris, Frankreich, 11.04.2019
| Seminar on the Economics of Digitization, Télécom ParisTech
Vortrag

Airbnb and Rents: Evidence from Berlin

Kevin Tran, Tomaso Duso, Claus Michelsen, Maximilian Schäfer
Berlin, 08.04.2019
| 5th Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP) Forum
Vortrag

Airbnb and Rents: Evidence from Berlin

Kevin Tran, Tomaso Duso, Claus Michelsen, Maximilian Schäfer
Boston, USA, 05.04.2019 - 07.04.2019
| The 17th Annual Internation Industrial Organization Conference: IIOC 2019
Vortrag

Airbnb and Rents: Evidence from Berlin

Kevin Tran, Tomaso Duso, Claus Michelsen, Maximilian Schäfer
Lissabon, Portugal, 28.03.2019 - 29.03.2019
| Digital Economy Workshop

Research Projects

Research Project

Big Data in Macroeconomic Analysis: Texts as data source for the economic analysis - Potentials and possible applications

Current Project| Forecasting and Economic Policy, Macroeconomics
Research Project

Framework Contract for Workshops on Current Issues of Economic and Financial Policy

Current Project| Forecasting and Economic Policy, Macroeconomics
Research Project

Public investment as a driver of private investment

Current Project| Forecasting and Economic Policy, Firms and Markets
Research Project

Structural Data on Production and Employment in the Construction Industry

Current Project| Firms and Markets
Research Project

RealValue

Completed Project| Climate Policy
Research Project

Short-term economic effects of a 'Brexit' on the German economy

Completed Project| Forecasting and Economic Policy, Macroeconomics