Public Economics, Political Economy, Information Economics
- Since 2016: Juniorprofessor in Economics, University of Cologne
- 2014 – 2016: Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Macroeconomic Research, University of Cologne
- 2014: PhD in Economics, Bonn Graduate School of Economics, University of Bonn and European Doctoral Program in Quantitative Economics
- 2010 – 2011: Visiting research student, London School of Economics
- 2008: Magister Artium in Political Science (equiv. Master), University of Mainz
- 2007: Diploma in Economics (equiv. Master), University of Mainz
Political Selection and the Optimal Concentration of Political Power, with Andreas Grunewald and Gert Pönitzsch, Economic Theory 70, 273-311 (2020).
Optimal Income Taxation with Labor Supply Responses at Two Margins: When is an Earned Income Tax Credit Optimal?, Journal of Public Economics 195, 104365 (2021).
Political Competition with Endogenous Party Formation and Citizen Activists, February 2020. Revise and Resubmit, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics.
How Effective Are Social Distancing Policies? Evidence on the Fight Against COVID-19, with Ulrich Glogowsky and Simeon Schächtele, PLoS ONE 16(9), e0257363 (2021).
Pareto-Improving Tax Reforms and The Earned Income Tax Credit, CESifo Working Paper 8358, with Felix Bierbrauer and Pierre Boyer, August 2021. Revised and Resubmitted to Econometrica.