Personnel news , News of 31 March 2014

Carsten Schröder is the new Division Head for Applied Panel Analysis in the SOEP

Carsten Schröder is new Head of the division Applied Panel Analysis at the SOEP since 1 March. He is one of three Deputy Directors of SOEP. Schröder was jointly appointed
to Professor of Empirical Economic Research (W3) by DIW Berlin and Freie Universität Berlin.
Before his engagement at the SOEP he was Assistant Professor at the university in Kiel. His main field of research is finance, especially distributional economics, econometric policy evaluations and survey methods. Carsten Schröder’s research results were published in international professional journals, for instance in Journal of Public Economics,
Journal of Business and Economic Statistics and Journal of Economic Inequality. Besides he is Managing Editor of the Journal of Income Distribution.