Manuel Mueller-Frank is an associate professor in the Department of Economics. He earned his Ph.D. and M.A. in economics at Northwestern University and holds an undergraduate degree in economics from the University of Bonn.
Prof. Mueller-Frank teaches global economics and managerial economics courses in the MiM, MBA, Executive MBA and other executive education programs.
Prof. Mueller-Frank’s research lies at the intersection between economic theory and mathematics. His areas of specialization include the economics of information, learning dynamics and social network theory. Some of the applied topics his latest research addresses are the impact of misinformation in social networks and the aggregation of dispersed private information via optimal algorithms.
Prof. Mueller-Frank’s research is published in leading academic journals such as Econometrica, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Economic Theory, Theoretical Economics, Mathematics of Operations Research, Operations Research and American Economic Journal: Microeconomics.