Thomas Fischer

Associate Senior Lecturer, PhD

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Economics

Keywords

  • Inequality, financial stability, D31, C63, G1, E21

Research

Heterogeneous agent models, income and wealth inequality, financial stability

Teaching

Teaching in finance (Master and Bachelor level) and macroeconomics. Supervision of Bachelor and Master theses.

1. Teaching/Course responsibility:

- Role: Responsible for course (also part of NEKN87 joint with Birger Nilsson)

- Course name: Fixed Income Securities

- Course code: NEKN88

- Number of clock hours: 48 (6 lectures)

 

- Role: Responsible for course

- Course name: Portfolio Selection

- Course code: NEKH81

- Number of clock hours: 136 (14 lectures 4 exercise sessions)

 

 

2. Supervision of theses (including theses completed by Feb-19):

Undergraduate level (number of theses 2018): 1 (single student)

 

Master level (number of theses 2018): 6 (3 Master of Finance teams, 3 single students)

 

3. Examiner of theses (including theses completed by Feb-19):

Undergraduate level (number of theses 2018): 0

 

Master level (number of theses 2018): 4 (Master of finance)

 

 

4. Briefly describe development work in education – renewal of curriculum and/or pedagogical development:

Guest lectures were added in both lectures in order to complement the theoretical lectures with hands-on examples. Slight adjustments to the course material.

 

5. Involvement of guest teachers:

Course name: Fixed Income Securities

- Course code: NEKN88

- Name of guest teacher and company/organization: Martin Richter, Kiski group

 

- Course name: Portfolio Selection

- Course code: NEKH81

- Name of guest teacher and company/organization: Rikard Andersson, SEB

 

 

 

6. Programme responsibility (name of programme)

N/A

 

7. Additional work in education (e.g. planning, implementation, and pedagogical leadership)

 

N/A

 

8. Briefly describe your work with IT-supported teaching and learning

All lectures were managed with the L@L system.

 

9. Production of cases, publications on teaching and learning, teaching materials and textbooks

 

N/A

 

Recent research outputs

Thomas Fischer & Frederik Lundtofte, 2018, (Working Papers; no. 2018:25).

Research output: Working paper

Boehl, G. & Thomas Fischer, 2017 Jun 7, Lund: Department of Economics, Lund University , 34 p. (Working Papers; vol. 2017, no. 8).

Research output: Working paper

Thomas Fischer, 2017 Apr 1, In : Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control. 77, p. 111-133 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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