Prof. Melanie Krause, Ph.D.


  • Parametric Lorenz Curves and the Modality of the Income Density Function, Review of Income and Wealth 60, 2014, pp.905-929.
    Link to article. Draft version.
Working Papers
  • Top Lights - Bright Cities and Their Contribution to Economic Development,
    joint work with Richard Bluhm. CESifo Working Paper 7411.
Work in Progress
  • Regional Convergence at the County Level: The Role of Commuters,
    joint work with Sebastian Kripfganz.
  • Growth and Spatial Inequality,
    joint work with Richard Bluhm and Christian Lessmann.
  • When is Inequality Detrimental to Growth? - Perspectives from a Novel Cross-Country Approach,
    joint work with Michael Binder.
  • Solving the MAUP in Regional Convergence Models,
    joint work with Richard Bluhm and Jesús Crespo Cuaresma.
Smaller Notes
  • Corrigendum to "Elliptical Lorenz Curves" [J. Econom. 40 (1989) 327 - 338], Journal of Econometrics 174, 2013, p.44. Link to article. Draft version.