Working Papers

Earlier version published as University of Tübingen Working Paper No. 100, 2017.

Journal Publications

Supersedes IAW Discussion Paper Exploiting the Potential for Services Offshoring: Evidence from German Firms.

For a summary (in German), see

Also available as University of Tübingen Working Papers in Economics and Finance No. 93, 2017.

See the media coverage at, El Confidencial,, and La Vanguardia among others.

For a summary (in German), see ifo Schnelldienst, 12/2015.

Also available as Ifo Working Paper No. 184, July 2014. Online Appendix.

Book Publication

Awarded the Roman Herzog Forschungspreis Soziale Marktwirtschaft (first prize) and the RWT Dissertation prize for the best dissertation of the year at the School of Business and Economics at the University of Tübingen.

Work in Progress