Current and upcoming CReAM Visitors
Sebastian is a Postdoc in Economics at the Ruhr University Bochum (RUB) and also a Research Affiliate at the Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI Essen). He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the Ruhr University Bochum in 2014. Sebastian’s main areas of interests revolve around the empirical analysis of issues related to labor, migration, and cultural economics.
Sebastian is visiting CReAM from July to December 2015.
Krista is a PhD candidate in economics at Aalto University.
Her current areas of interests are empirical labour economics and applied microeconomics with focus on topics such as health outcomes of policy changes. In her current project she studies the effect of smoking bans on birth outcomes. She is also working with a project examining the effect of parental job loss on children’s health and cognitive and non-cognitive skills over the life cycle. In addition, she is interested in the gender differences in risk uncertainty and the resulting differences in outcomes in the labour market.
Krista is visiting CReAM from January until December 2015.
Ragnhild is a PhD student at the University of Oslo and the Frisch Centre. Her research field is labor economics and her main interest is how welfare systems affect worker behavior. She is currently working on a project about the intergenerational transfer of benefit dependency and another project about group interactions and absence behavior.
Ragnhild is visiting CReAM from January to December 2015.
Avi is a visting Post-Doc and the purpose of hisvisit is to research the influence of the Immigrants from the former USSR on the marriage market in Israel with recent data. In addition, compare it to immigrants from the former USSR to Germany, comparing the situation in Denmark to the situation in Germany and to investigate the impact on the marriage market in England.