November 2012 - today IZA Research Fellow link to IZA page
Spring 2011 Visiting Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Economics
Since 2010 Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Bonn
2005 - 2010 Ph.D. student at the Center for Doctoral Studies in Economics, University of Mannheim, advisor: Tom Krebs
For results on the U.S. earnings, income, and wealth distribution please visit this data page. It comprises results from my paper with José-Víctor Ríos-Rull (see Research section above)
together with some additional results. I am still uploading some additional results from time to time. Please contact me if you have questions or comments.
Work in progress
Wage dynamics in long-term contracts with Philip Jung
Welfare analysis with permanent income shocks (January 2010)
Spring 2013 Topics Course "Limited Commitment Models"
Fall 2012: Macroeconomics A (in German)
Spring 2012: Seminar (Project module) "Labor markets" with Philip Jung
Fall 2011: Macroeconomics A (in German), Topics Course “Optimal Unemployment Insurance”
Spring 2011 Seminar “Labor Economics”, literature list
Fall 2010: Macroeconomics A (in German)
Spring 2010: Seminar “Consumption and Saving”