Laura Pagenhardt

Research Associate in the

Forecasting and Economic Policy Department

Research Topics and Working Areas

Laura joined the DIW Graduate Center in 2018 and the Forecasting and Economic Policy Department in 2019.

After completing a B.Sc. Psychology at the University of Heidelberg, Laura obtained her B.Sc. Economics from the Free University Berlin, where she also worked as a research and teaching assistant at the chair of econometrics. Based on her bachelor’s dissertation, she published an article on the anchoring of inflation expectations in cooperation with Prof. Dieter Nautz. Laura holds a M.Sc. in Economics/Econometrics from The University of Edinburgh.

Laura’s research interests are focused around monetary and fiscal policy and applied econometrics. In her master’s dissertation, she investigated the macroeconomic effects of the ECB’s asset purchase programme applying Bayesian econometric methods; prior to embarking on her PhD studies, Laura spent a year working at the Monetary Policy Strategy Division of the ECB. She has also completed internships at the Deutsche Bundesbank and the European Climate Foundation.

Publications

DIW Weekly Report 37 / 2020

German Economy: On the Long, Slow Road to Normality: DIW Economic Outlook

2020| Claus Michelsen, Marius Clemens, Max Hanisch, Simon Junker, Konstantin A. Kholodilin, Laura Pagenhardt
DIW Wochenbericht 37 / 2020

Deutsche Wirtschaft: Auf dem langen Weg zurück in die Normalität: Grundlinien der Wirtschaftsentwicklung im Herbst 2020

2020| Claus Michelsen, Marius Clemens, Max Hanisch, Simon Junker, Konstantin A. Kholodilin, Laura Pagenhardt
DIW Wochenbericht 37 / 2020

Deutscher Wirtschaft geht es den Umständen entsprechend gut: Editorial

2020| Claus Michelsen, Marius Clemens, Guido Baldi, Geraldine Dany-Knedlik, Hella Engerer, Marcel Fratzscher, Stefan Gebauer, Max Hanisch, Simon Junker, Konstantin A. Kholodilin, Laura Pagenhardt, Sandra Pasch, Malte Rieth
DIW Weekly Report 24/25 / 2020

German Economy Slowly Recovering Following a Deep Slump: DIW Economic Outlook

2020| Claus Michelsen, Marius Clemens, Max Hanisch, Simon Junker, Konstantin A. Kholodilin, Laura Pagenhardt, Thore Schlaak
DIW Weekly Report 24/25 / 2020

Germany Hit Hard by the Global Recession as Uncertainty Weighs Heavy: Editorial

2020| Claus Michelsen, Guido Baldi, Marius Clemens, Geraldine Dany-Knedlik, Hella Engerer, Marcel Fratzscher, Stefan Gebauer, Max Hanisch, Simon Junker, Konstantin A. Kholodilin, Laura Pagenhardt, Malte Rieth, Thore Schlaak