Dennis J.J. Gottschlich


About me

My name is Dennis Gottschlich and I am a doctoral researcher in Economics at the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE).

My broad research interests include labor economics, future of work and unintended side-effects of competition on workers. I am an applied empirical microeconomist and focus on mental health, social mobility and social capital. Currently I study economic determinants of mental illnesses, and more general, in psychological distress. I aim on deepen our knowledge in this fields to improve policies and highlight the importance of this underresearcherd topic mental health.

My current research focuses on the nexus between austerity measures and depressions.


Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf

Universitätsstr. 1

40225 Düsseldorf


Phone: +49 211 81-11723

Mail: dennis.gottschlich [at]