Sophia Schmitz

Sophia Schmitz
Research Associate
Education and Family
Field(s) of work
Education and Family Research

    Lectures at DIW Berlin

  • Poster Alternative Geld- und Finanzarchitekturen : Jahrestagung 2017 des Vereins für Socialpolitik
    Wien, Österreich, 03.09.2017 - 06.09.2017

    The Impact of Publicly Funded Childcare on Parental Well-Being : Evidence from Cut-Off Rules
    Sophia Schmitz

  • CV - Short Version

    Sophia Schmitz joined the DIW Berlin Graduate Center in 2015. She holds a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Mannheim and Stockholm University. Her current research interests are in applied microeconomics and econometrics, in particular in the field of labour and family economics. In her master’s thesis she estimated the causal impact of the parental leave reform on maternal labour supply, child care choices and family well-being in general. During her studies she interned at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) and worked as a student assistant at the chair of theoretical econometrics in Mannheim.