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Miroslav Verbič, PhD

Associate Professor 

  • Academic Unit for Mathematics, Statistics and Operations Research (Regular Member)
  • Academic Unit for Money and Finance (Associate Member)
  • Office Hours
  • Monday at 14:30 in RZ-402
Curriculum Vitae
Miroslav Verbič is Associate Professor of Econometrics and Associate Professor of Finance at the University of Ljubljana, and Senior Research Associate at the Institute for Economic Research in Ljubljana. He earned his MSc in Econometrics in 2006 at the University of Amsterdam, and his PhD in Economics in 2007 at the University of Ljubljana. He teaches econometrics at the graduate and undergraduate level at the University of Ljubljana, and abroad as a visiting professor. Since 2010, he has been Visiting Professor of Econometrics at the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. In 2013, he spent three months as Visiting Scholar at the Kyungpook National University in Daegu, South Korea. Since 2015, he has been an expert evaluator for Horizon 2020 of the European Commission's Research Executive Agency. Since 2016, he has been a member of the Research Ethics Committee of the Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana. His research interests include econometric modelling, general equilibrium modelling, asset pricing modelling, social security analysis, welfare economics, and environmental economics. He is the author of three scientific monographs and more than thirty-five SCI/SSCI refereed scientific articles, including publications in Annals of Tourism Research, Applied Economics, Ecological Economics, Economic Modelling, Economic Systems, Energy, and Macroeconomic Dynamics. In 2014, his research work was recognized as Exceptional Scientific Achievement in Economics by the Slovenian Research Agency, while he also received First Prize for the Best Published Scientific Article by the Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana. He is promoting his research activity as a member of Econometric Society, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, Royal Economic Society, and other professional associations. He is engaged in several projects commissioned by the Slovenian government and the European Commission as either head or member of research team.
Selected Research and Consulting Activities
  • Verbič Miroslav, Ogorevc Marko
    Ownership and Corporate Wage Policy: The Signal and its Strength
  • Applied Economics, 48(2016), 17, pp. 1583-1590. [ISSN 0003-6846] [JCR IF (2015): 0.586] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav, Slabe-Erker Renata, Klun Maja
    Contingent Valuation of Urban Public Space: A Case Study of Ljubljanica Riverbanks
  • Land Use Policy, 56(2016), pp. 58-67. [ISSN 0264-8377] [JCR IF (2015): 2.768] (Published scientific articles)
  • Sambt Jože, Donehower Gretchen, Verbič Miroslav
    Incorporating Household Production into the National Transfer Accounts for Slovenia
  • Post-Communist Economies, 28(2016), 2, pp. 249-267 [ISSN 1463-1377] [JCR IF (2015): 0.548] (Published scientific articles)
  • Kramer Dželila, Čok Mitja, Cirman Andreja, Verbič Miroslav
    Switching Personal Income Tax and Social Security Contributions between Slovenia and the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Economic Research, 29(2016), 1, pp. 682-695. [ISSN 1331-677X] [JCR IF (2015): 0.419] (Published scientific articles)
  • Filipović Sanja, Verbič Miroslav, Radovanović Mirjana
    Determinants of Energy Intensity in the European Union: A Panel Data Analysis
  • Energy, 92(2015), pp. 547-555. [ISSN 0360-5442] [JCR IF: 4.292] (Published scientific articles)
  • Mencinger Jernej, Aristovnik Aleksander, Verbič Miroslav
    Revisiting the Role of Public Debt in Economic Growth: The Case of OECD Countries
  • Engineering Economics, 26(2015), 1, pp. 61-66. [ISSN 1392-2785] [JCR IF: 0.806] (Published scientific articles)
  • Cirman Andreja, Pahor Marko, Verbič Miroslav
    Determinants of Time on the Market in a Thin Real Estate Market
  • Engineering Economics, 26(2015), 1, pp. 4-11. [ISSN 1392-2785] [JCR IF: 0.806] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav, Črnigoj Matjaž
    Corporate Investment and Corporate Taxation during the Economic Crisis in Slovenia
  • Eastern European Economics, 52(2014), 6, pp. 32-56. [ISSN 0012-8775] [JCR IF: 0.302] (Published scientific articles)
  • Tkalec Marina, Vizek Maruška, Verbič Miroslav
    Balance Sheet Effects and Original Sinners' Risk Premiums
  • Economic Systems, 38(2014), 4, pp. 597-613. [ISSN 0939-3625] [JCR IF: 0.649] (Published scientific articles)
  • Črnigoj Matjaž, Verbič Miroslav
    Financial Constraints and Corporate Investments during the Current Financial and Economic Crisis: The Credit Crunch and Investment Decisions of Slovenian Firms
  • Economic Systems, 38(2014), 4, pp. 502-517. [ISSN 0939-3625] [JCR IF: 0.649] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav, Spruk Rok
    Aging Population and Public Pensions: Theory and Macroeconometric Evidence
  • Panoeconomicus, 61(2014), 3, pp. 289-316. [ISSN 1452-595X] [JCR IF: 0.770] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav, Čok Mitja, Božič Ana
    Demand for Food during Economic Transition: An AIDS Econometric Model for Slovenia, 1988–2008
  • Post-Communist Economies, 26(2014), 2, pp. 277-295. [ISSN 1463-1377] [JCR IF: 0.492] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav, Polanec Sašo
    Innovativeness and Intangibles in Transition: The Case of Slovenia
  • Economic Research, 27(2014), 1, pp. 67-85. [ISSN 1331-677X] [JCR IF: 0.432] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav, Majcen Boris, Čok Mitja
    Education and Economic Growth in Slovenia: A Dynamic General Equilibrium Approach with Endogenous Growth
  • Ekonomický časopis, 62(2014), 1, pp. 19-45. [ISSN 0013-3035] [JCR IF: 0.434] (Published scientific articles)
  • Stanovnik Tine, Verbič Miroslav
    Earnings Inequality and Tax Progressivity in Slovenia, 1991–2009
  • Acta Oeconomica, 63(2013), 4, pp. 405-421. [ISSN 0001-6373] [JCR IF: 0.083] (Published scientific articles)
  • Čok Mitja, Urban Ivica, Verbič Miroslav
    Income Redistribution Through Taxes and Social Benefits: The Case of Slovenia and Croatia
  • Panoeconomicus, 60(2013), 5, pp. 667-686. [ISSN 1452-595X] [JCR IF: 0.778] (Published scientific articles)
  • Sharifi-Tehrani Mohammad, Verbič Miroslav, Chung Jin Young
    An Analysis of Adopting Dual Pricing for Museums: The Case of the National Museum of Iran
  • Annals of Tourism Research, 43(2013), pp. 58-80. [ISSN 0160-7383] [JCR IF: 2.795] (Published scientific articles)
  • Tkalec Marina, Verbič Miroslav
    A New Look Into the Prevalence of Balance Sheet or Competitiveness Effect of Exchange Rate Depreciation in a Highly Euroized Economy
  • Post-Communist Economies, 25(2013), 2, pp. 225-240. [ISSN 1463-1377] [JCR IF: 0.393] (Published scientific articles)
  • Polanec Sašo, Ahčan Aleš, Verbič Miroslav
    Retirement Decisions in Transition: Microeconometric Evidence from Slovenia
  • Post-Communist Economies, 25(2013), 1, pp. 99-118. [ISSN 1463-1377] [JCR IF: 0.393] (Published scientific articles)
  • Čok Mitja, Sambt Jože, Košak Marko, Verbič Miroslav, Majcen Boris
    Distribution of Personal Income Tax Changes in Slovenia
  • Post-Communist Economies, 24(2012), 4, pp. 503-515. [ISSN 1463-1377] [JCR IF: 0.492] (Published scientific articles)
  • Hommes Cars H., Kiseleva Tatiana, Kuznetsov Yuri A., Verbič Miroslav
    Is More Memory in Evolutionary Selection (De)stabilizing?
  • Macroeconomic Dynamics, 16(2012), 3, pp. 335-357. [ISSN 1365-1005] [JCR IF: 0.420] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav, Majcen Boris, Ivanova Olga, Čok Mitja
    R&D and Economic Growth in Slovenia: A Dynamic General Equilibrium Approach with Endogenous Growth
  • Panoeconomicus, 58(2011), 1, pp. 67-89. [ISSN 1452-595X] [JCR IF: 0.396] (Published scientific articles)
  • Majcen Boris, Verbič Miroslav, Bayar Ali, Čok Mitja
    The Income Tax Reform in Slovenia: Should the Flat Tax Have Prevailed?
  • Eastern European Economics, 47(2009), 5, pp. 5-24. [ISSN 0012-8775] [JCR IF: 0.189] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav
    A Note on Varying the Parameters of the Slovenian Pension System: An Analysis of Supplementary Pension Insurance
  • Post-Communist Economies, 21(2009), 3, pp. 373-382. [ISSN 1463-1377] [JCR IF: 0.196] (Published scientific articles)
  • Čok Mitja, Domadenik Polona, Redek Tjaša, Verbič Miroslav
    Labour Market Reforms in the Context of Political Power Theory: The Case of Slovenia
  • Proceedings of Rijeka Faculty of Economics, 27(2009), 1, pp. 57-82. [ISSN 1331-8004] [JCR IF: 0.185] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav, Slabe-Erker Renata
    An Econometric Analysis of Willingness-to-pay for Sustainable Development: A Case Study of the Volčji Potok Landscape Area
  • Ecological Economics, 68(2009), 5, pp. 1316-1328. [ISSN 0921-8009] [JCR IF: 2.422] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav
    Varying the Parameters of the Slovenian Pension System: An Analysis with an Overlapping-Generations General Equilibrium Model
  • Post-Communist Economies, 19(2007), 4, pp. 449-470. [ISSN 1463-1377] [JCR IF: 0.34] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav, Majcen Boris, van Nieuwkoop Renger
    Sustainability of the Slovenian Pension System: An Analysis with an Overlapping-generations General Equilibrium Model
  • Eastern European Economics, 44(2006), 4, pp. 60-81. [ISSN 0012-8775] [JCR IF: 0.362] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav, Stanovnik Tine
    Analysis of Subjective Economic Well-Being in Slovenia
  • Eastern European Economics, 44(2006), 2, pp. 60-70. [ISSN 0012-8775] [JCR IF: 0.362] (Published scientific articles)
  • Verbič Miroslav
    Discussing the Parameters of Preservation of Perishable Goods in a Cold Logistic Chain Model
  • Applied Economics, 38(2006), 2, pp. 137-147. [ISSN 0003-6846] [JCR IF: 0.522] (Published scientific articles)
  • Stanovnik Tine, Verbič Miroslav
    Wage and Income Inequality in Slovenia, 1993–2002
  • Post-Communist Economies, 17(2005), 3, pp. 381-397. [ISSN 1463-1377] [JCR IF: 0.276] (Published scientific articles)
  • Majcen Boris, Verbič Miroslav, Knežević Saša
    The Effects of Foreign Trade Liberalisation and Financial Flows between Slovenia and the EU after Accession
  • Post-Communist Economies, 17(2005), 2, pp. 251-267. [ISSN 1463-1377] [JCR IF: 0.276] (Published scientific articles)
  • Full Bibliography of Published Articles (COBISS)
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