Department of Economics | Faculty of Social Sciences | University of Copenhagen



Welcome to the homepage of Mette Gørtz

I am a professor at the Department of Economics at University of Copenhagen, from which I also obtained my PhD in Economics in 2006.


I am an applied microeconomist. My main research areas are health economics, labour economics, and family economics.


I am also head of the PhD Programme in Economics.


Officiel department website
ORCID profile

Member of CEBI, Centre for Economic Behavior and Inequality at University of Copenhagen
Deputy head of CHEP, Centre for Health Economics and Policy, University of Copenhagen
IZA Research Fellow
Member of SEHO (Society of the Economics of the Household) Executive Committee


Mette Gørtz
Department of Economics
University of Copenhagen
Øster Farimagsgade 5, 35.2.30
DK-1353 Copenhagen K
Phone: +45 35 32 30 14