CV

Curriculum Vitae

 Appointments, Education, Awards

Current Appointments:

since 2023: University of St.Gallen, IFF Institute, Deputy Director & Head of Tax & Trade Policy (since 2022)

since 2016:     University of St.Gallen, Lecturer in Economics

since 2016:     World Economic Forum, Fellow of the Global Future Councils

since 2017:     Sino-Swiss Competence Center, Member of the Research Team


Education:

2016     University of St.Gallen, Ph.D. in Economics and Finance (summa cum laude)

2011     University of St.Gallen, M.A. in Economics

2009     University of Mannheim, B.Sc. in Economics


Research Visits:

2015 - 2016     Princeton University, Visiting Scholar

2014 - 2015     University of California, Berkeley, Visiting Scholar

2010     University of California, San Diego, Visiting Student


Former Employment:

Academic:

2016 - 2022 SIAW Institute, University of St.Gallen, Project Leader

2011 - 2016     SIAW Institute, University of St.Gallen, Research and Teaching Assistant

2009 - 2010     SEW Institute, Univeristy of St.Gallen, Research Assistant

2007 - 2009     University of Mannheim, Student Assistant


Business:

2009     BMW AG, Munich, Six-month Internship in Global Customer Satisfaction Management

2008     ALDI Süd, Frankfurt, Compact Internship in Management


Awards & Scholarships:

2017     Young Economist Speaker, Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting

2016     Fellowship for the Global Future Council, World Economic Forum

2016     Prize for the Best Dissertation in Economics, University of St.Gallen

2016     Presentation Grant, Verein für Socialpolitik

2014     Young Economist Award for the Best Paper, Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics

2014     Presentation Grant, Verein für Socialpolitik

2014     Scholarship for UC Berkeley, Swiss National Science Foundation

2013     Best Paper Prize, Warsaw International Economic Meeting

2013     Presentation Grant, Verein für Socialpolitik

2009     Scholarship, e-fellows (extended through 2016)


Service:

Refereeing     European Economic Review, Labour Economics, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Finance Research Letters, Journal of Comparative Economics, Economic Policy and Analysis, Economics of Transition, Applied Economics

Assistant Managing Editor     Swiss Review of International Economic Relations, 2019 - 2022

Discussant     SMYE 2013, 2014; RGS 2014

Co-Organizer     Early Stage PhD Seminar, University of St.Gallen, 2013 - 2014

Member of the Jury     44th and 46th St.Gallen Symposium, 2014, 2016

Student Representative     University of St.Gallen, Master in Economics Program, 2009 - 2011


Academic Presentations:

2021 International Academy of Business and Economics (San Francisco, US, zoom)

2019     Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (Geneva, CH)

2018     Workshop on Dynamic Macroeconomics (Konstanz, DE), Brown Bag Seminar (University of St.Gallen, CH), Sinergia Seminar (University of Zurich, CH)

2017     Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting (Lindau, DE), American Economic Association Annual Meeting (Chicago, IL, US), Brown Bag Seminar (University of St.Gallen, CH), Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (Lausanne, CH)

2016     Annual Conference of the Royal Economic Society (Brighton, UK), Brown Bag Seminar (University of St.Gallen, CH), Macro Seminar (University of St.Gallen, CH), Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (Lugano, CH), Norwegian School of Economics (Bergen, NO), European Economic Association (Geneva, CH), European Trade Study Group (Helsinki, FI), SNF Sinergia Workshop - Poster Session (Stoos, CH), CREA Workshop (University of Luxembourg, LU) 

2015     European Winter Meeting of the Econometric Society (Milan, IT), Northeastern Political Science Association (Philadelphia, PA, US), Princeton University (NJ, US), Midwest Macro Conference (St. Louis, MO, US)

2014     Midwest International Trade Conference (Lawrence, KS, US), Econometric Society European Meeting (Toulouse, FR), European Economic Association (Toulouse, FR), Ruhr Graduate School (Dortmund, DE), Spring Meeting of Young Economists (Vienna, AT), Brown Bag Seminar (University of St.Gallen, CH), International Economic Association (Dead Sea, JO), CEPR/Sinergia Cenference - Poster Session (Ascona, CH), Warsaw International Economic Meeting (Warsaw, PL) 

2013     NBER Summer Institute (Cambridge, MA, US), European Economic Association (Gothenburg, SE), Spring Meeting of Young Economists (Aarhus, DK), Warsaw International Economic Meeting (Warsaw, PL), Summer School at Warwick University (Coventry, UK) 

2012     Sinergia Workshop (Hurden, CH), Brown Bag Seminar (University of St.Gallen, CH), Sinergia Seminar (University of Zurich, CH) 


Full CV: 

My full CV (pdf) is available upon request. 



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