Dr. Nicola Jentzsch
Publications at DIW Berlin
Lectures at DIW Berlin
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Dr. Nicola Jentzsch is Senior Associate at the DIW Berlin. In the past 15 years of research, she has focused on the economics of privacy and cybersecurity, as well as risk supervision in banking. Her main areas of interest are competition in digital markets, industrial organization, data protection and topics such as Big Data, BlockChain and Privacy Guarantees. Prior to DIW Berlin, Dr. Jentzsch taught at the Department of Economics of the Freie Universität Berlin and has been a Research Fellow at Yale University. She has served as adviser for the European Commission, the European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA), World Bank and several Central Banks in African and Asian countries. In the past, she has published a book on financial privacy (Financial Privacy - An International Comparison of Credit Reporting Systems, Springer-Verlag), which has been translated into Chinese. She is a Google Research Award winner and her research is published in international double-blind peer review economics journals.
Dr. Jentzsch's work has been influential in science and politics alike. Her work is referenced in the Journal of Economic Literature (2016), Science (Special on Privacy 2015), the World Bank's Doing Business Reports (2016, 2004), World Development Report (2014), the Global Financial Development Report (2014), the European Commission's European Financial Stability and Integration Review (2015), EU Commission Sector Inquiry Retail Banking (2003) and in Working Papers published by the Bank of England, Bank for International Settlements, Banque de France, Central Bank of Lesotho, Central Bank of Iceland, Czech National Bank, and Deutsche Bank Research.
Her work has been quoted or covered in popular media such as AllAfrica.com, Die Welt, Die Presse, FAZ Online, FirstMonday, Focus Online, Heise Online, iRights.info, MIT Technology Review, Monocle, Ökonomenstimme, TAZ, Tagesspiegel and ZDF.