International Economics Department Team

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Lukas Menkhoff

Lukas Menkhoff is the Head of the Department of International Economics at DIW Berlin and Professor of Economics at the Humboldt-University of Berlin. He is also a member of the ‘Globalization and Development’ Research Training Group (Göttingen, Hannover), and the Collaborative Research Center ‘Rationality and Competition’ (Munich, Berlin). His research focus is on...

Head of Department International Economics
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Lukas Boer

Lukas Boer is a Ph.D. student at the DIW Berlin Graduate Center and research associate at the department of International Economics. He holds a M.Sc. degree in Economics and Management Science from Humboldt University Berlin and a B.Sc. degree in Economics from the University of Mannheim. He also spent study semesters at the Toulouse School of Economics and Stockholm University. During his...

Research Associate International Economics
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Antonia Grohmann

Antonia Grohmann is a postdoctoral researcher in the International Economics department at DIW Berlin. She received her PhD from Leibniz University Hannover and was part of the DFG funded research training group “Globalisation and Development”. In her dissertation she focused on financial literacy and on peer effects. Prior to this she studied Economics at the University of Nottingham and at the...

Research Associate International Economics
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Jana Hamdan

Jana Hamdan is a Ph.D. student at Humboldt University of Berlin and the DIW Graduate Center. Her research is focused on the impact of behavioral biases and degree of financial education on financial development. She obtained her M.Sc. in Economics at University of Potsdam. During her studies, she worked as a student research assistant for the Department of Competition and Consumers at DIW Berlin...

Research Associate International Economics
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Tobias Heidland

Tobias Stöhr is a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of International Economics at DIW Berlin. Furthermore, he is Senior Economist at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. His work at DIW Berlin focuses on foreign exchange intervention by central banks. He studied economics and development economics in Mannheim and Nottingham and earned his PhD from Kiel University in 2015....

Research Associate International Economics
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Tim Kaiser

Tim Kaiser holds a junior professorship in Economics and Economic Education at the University of Koblenz-Landau and is a research associate at the department of International Economics at DIW Berlin. He studied Economics/Political Science and English Literature at the University of Kiel and the Hawaii Pacific University, Honolulu, HI, USA. In 2017, he received a doctoral degree in Economics and...

Research Associate International Economics
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Anja Kegel

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Melanie Koch

Melanie Koch is a research associate at the department of International Economics and a former Ph.D. student of the DIW Berlin Graduate Center. In 2020, she completed her Ph.D. at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Her research addresses behavioral aspects of households’ financial decision making in emerging markets. The focus lies on household over-indebtedness. Melanie conducted field studies in...

Research Associate International Economics
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Katharina Lehmann-Uschner

Katharina Lehmann-Uschner is a development economist in the World Economy Department. Her research focuses on questions at the intersection of climate change and development applying rigorous microeconometric techniques. In particular, she is interested in the consequences of extreme weather events for households in developing countries. In addition, she analyzes adaptation and coping strategies –...

Research Associate International Economics
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Helke Seitz

Helke Seitz received a master’s degree from the Freie Universität Berlin in 2013. In her master thesis she analyzed the effect of informal elderly caregiving on female caregivers’ labour supply in Kyrgyzstan. During her studies, Helke worked as a student assistant at the German Institute for Economic Research (Department of Public Economics and Development and Security), Freie Universität Berlin...

Research Associate International Economics
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