Welcome to my homepage. I am an assistant professor at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, a research fellow at MOVE, and an affiliated professor at the Barcelona GSE. I am also a Junior Fellow of SAFE at the House of Finance at Goethe University Frankfurt.

You reach me at chris.busch[at]

I work in the fields of Macroeconomics and Labor Economics, using parametric and non-parametric empirical methods together with quantitative structural models to address questions of labor income dynamics, insurance against income risk, and labor market mobility.

You find an overview of my research here.

You can download my CV here.

I am co-organizing a conference on Demographics and the Macroeconomy with Nezih Guner, Matthias Kredler, and Josep Pijoan-Mas. The conference takes place at Fundació Ramón Areces in Madrid on June 7-8. Let me know if you would like to attend or have any question.