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Andreas Bjerre-Nielsen

Assistant Professor

University of Copenhagen

Biography

I am an Assistant Professor in Economics and Social Data Science at University of Copenhagen. I am the Head of Studies for MSc Social Data Science from 2019-2021.

The majority of my research focuses on education research, using methods from economics and data science. Some focus area within education is school choice, peer effects, use of digital technology, and prediction for intervention. Other research topics include using tools from econometrics and data science to investigate human behavior more broadly.

Interests

  • Social Dynamics
  • Matching and Game Theory
  • Education related topics

Education

  • PhD in Economics, 2016

    University of Copenhagen

  • Visiting student researcher, 2014

    Stanford University

  • MSc in Economics, 2012

    Barcelona Graduate School of Economics

Recent Posts

New position - Head of Studies in MSc Social Data Science

I will lead the academic development of the news study program in Social Data Science.

Are private school subsidies in Denmark too high?

I was interviewed by various news media about the consquences of lowering private school subsidies in Denmark.

Reforming admission to Danish high schools

Interview with Information about reforming the allocation procedure to Danish high schools. I suggest implementing the succesful …

Contact

  • abn@sodas.ku.dk
  • Øster Farimagsgade 5, Copenhagen, 1353
  • Enter CSS Building 1 and take the stairs to Office 1.2.27 on second floor
  • Monday 10:00 to 11:00