Team

Melanie Koch

Melanie Koch
Role
Research Associate
Department
International Economics
Field(s) of work
Financial Development
Key activities
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Household Finance
  • Lab-in-the-field Experiments

    Lectures at DIW Berlin

  • Vortrag 13th Nordic Conference on Behavioral and Experimental Economics
    Odense, Dänemark, 28.09.2018 - 29.09.2018

    Coupled Lotteries - A New Method to Analyze Inequality Aversion
    Melanie Koch, Lukas Menkhoff, Ulrich Schmidt

  • Vortrag Digitale Wirtschaft : Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2018
    Freiburg, 02.09.2018 - 05.09.2018

    Coupled Lotteries - A New Method to Analyze Inequality Aversion
    Melanie Koch, Lukas Menkhoff, Ulrich Schmidt

  • Vortrag 33rd Annual Congress of the European Economic Association - 71th European Meeting of the Econometric Society : EEA - ESEM 2018
    Köln, 27.08.2018 - 31.08.2018

    Coupled Lotteries - A New Method to Analyze Inequality Aversion
    Melanie Koch, Lukas Menkhoff, Ulrich Schmidt

  • Vortrag SABE / IAREP Conference 2018
    London, Großbritannien, 19.07.2018 - 22.07.2018

    Coupled Lotteries - A New Method to Analyze Inequality Aversion
    Melanie Koch, Lukas Menkhoff, Ulrich Schmidt

  • Vortrag 2018 World Meeting of the Economic Science Association
    Berlin, 28.06.2018 - 01.07.2018

    Be Positive and See Yourself Burdened with Debt? On the Effect of Biased Expectations on Over-Borrowing
    Theres Klühs, Melanie Koch, Wiebke Stein

  • CV - Short Version

    Melanie is a Ph.D. student at the DIW Berlin Graduate Center and research associate at the department of International Economics. Since 2017, she is also a scholar of the Heinrich Böll Foundation. She obtained her master’s degree in economics at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin in 2014. During her studies, Melanie worked as a student research assistant at the German Socio-Economic Panel at the DIW. In 2016, she worked at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on a lab-in-the-field experiment in Turkey. In her doctoral thesis she analyzes behavioral aspects of financial inclusion and household finance.