Personnel news of November 1, 2016
On November 1, Johanna Möllerström took over as the new Head of the Department of Competition and Consumers. Möllerström is also a Professor of Microeconomics at Humboldt-Universität Berlin. Previously, she worked at the Interdisciplinary Center of Economic Science (ICES) at George Mason University in Arlington, Virginia. In 2013 she received a Ph.D. from Harvard University. Her research is largely empirical and focuses primarily on behavioral and experimental economics, public economics, and gender economics. She is particularly interested in questions regarding redistribution and fairness preferences. We would like to welcome Johanna Möllerström to the institute and wish her a successful start at DIW Berlin.