Matthias Hoelzlein

Matthias Hoelzlein

Assistant Professor

Ph.D., UC Berkeley

Matthias Hoelzlein is an Assistant Professor of Economics. He works on topics in international trade, urban economics and economic geography. His research agenda is centered on how heterogeneous agents’ exposure to local markets determines welfare and distributional effects of shocks such as policy interventions.

Before joining Notre Dame in 2020 Matthias received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Master's degree (German equivalent) in Business and Engineering from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. 


What attracted Matthias to Notre Dame?

"Notre Dame stands out as a perfect combination of communal spirit and great opportunities to advance my academic career."


Areas of Interest

  • International Trade
  • Urban Economics