Stefan Sperlich


Stefan Sperlich is Professor of econometrics at University of Geneva. Before that, he has been Professor at the Georg-August Universität Göttingen (Germany) and visiting professor in the department of statistics and econometrics of the University Carlos III (Madrid).

Throughout his academic career, Dr. Sperlich has been interested in the analysis of econometric models, empirical economics, smoothing techniques and testing of model specification for nonparametric and semiparametric methods, computational statistics, optimal designing, and financial econometrics.

He is author or coauthor of 13 books and has published in several top scientific journals of statistics and econometrics such as International Statistical Review, Journal of Multivariate Analysis, Journal of the American Statistical Association, The Annals of Statistics, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society B, Econometric Theory, and Journal of Applied Econometrics. In addition, he is Associate Editor of Sankhya B and TEST.

Dr. Sperlich is a member of several committees such as the Swiss Academy of Social Sciences and Humanities, the German Evaluation and Development Center. Also, he is a member of the organizing and scientific committee of the UNECE seminar (United Nations Economic Commission for Europe) and the scientific team of the Swiss Statistical Society, among others.

Dr. Sperlich received a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Göttingen and he earned his Doctorate in Economics from the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

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