Bavarian Graduate Program in Economics

Prof. Regina T. Riphahn Ph.D. (University of Erlangen-Nürnberg)

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
Lehrstuhl für Statistik und empirische Wirtschaftsforschung
Lange Gasse 20
90403 Nürnberg

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Regina T. Riphahn studied at the Universities of Cologne, Sussex (U.K.), Bonn, Tennessee, and North Carolina. She received an M.B.A. at the University of Tennessee, a Ph.D. in economics at the University of North Carolina, and a post-doctoral habilitation degree at the University of Munich (LMU). She taught at the University of Mainz (Germany) as an Associate Professor of Economic Policy (2000/2001). Between 2001 and 2005 she headed the econometrics group at the University of Basel (Switzerland). Since 2005 she holds the chair for Statistics and Empirical Economics at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (Germany). Her research interests are in the economics of education, personnel, labor, social policy, population economics, and applied microeconometrics.

Regina T. Riphahn is a fellow of IZA and cesifo and a research professor of DIW Berlin. She has published in journals such as the Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Development Economics, and the Journal of Human Resources. She served in the Swiss council of economic advisors, in the councils of the European Society of Labour Economists (EALE), and the German Economic Association, and as treasurer of the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE). She coordinates the Bavarian Graduate Program in Economics, is a member of the scientific advisory council at the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, and of the German Wissenschaftsrat.

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