Michael Wolf

Professor of Economics

Support staff
Cornelia Metzler
Phone: +41 44 634 3736
Email: cornelia.metzler@econ.uzh.ch 
Office hours: Monday - Thursday


Research Interests

  • Nonparametric inference methods (Bootstrap and subsampling)
  • Multiple testing procedures (Avoiding the pitfalls of data snooping) with applications to economics, finance, and medical statistics
  • Financial econometrics
  • Large-dimensional covariance matrices

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Education
and Experience
1991 Vordiplom in Mathematics (about equivalent to BSc), University of Augsburg
1995 Masters in Statistics, Stanford University
1996 Ph.D. in Statistics, Stanford University
1996 Adjunct Assistant Professor, UCLA
1998 Assistant Professor, Universidad Carlos III
2001 Assistant Professor, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
2004 Associate Professor, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
2005 Full Professor, University of Zurich
Associate Editor 2004 - 2007 Annals of Statistics
2014 - present Statistics and Probability Letters
Memberships American Statistical Association
The Econometric Society
Institute of Mathematical Statistics
Verein für Socialpolitik (German Economic Association)