Job market candidates

The BDPEMS actively and successfully assists its graduate students in academic career placement. Placement is a well-organized activity among hiring institutions and those seeking employment. Information is exchanged and interviews are arranged at BDPEMS with the guidance of the Placement Director.

Placement Director
BDPEMS Job market candidates 2018



Job Market Paper



Simon Jurkatis (FU) I Email

Market Microstructure, Financial Economics, Econometrics and Statistics Inferring Trade Direction in Fast Markets Dieter Nautz (FU), Georg Weizsäcker (HU/DIW)


Homayoon Moradi (WZB) I Email

Behavioral and Experimental Economics The Motive behind Information Avoidance Dorothea Kübler (WZB)


Stefanie Seele (HU) I Email

Macroeconomics, Labor Economics No Role for the Hartz Reforms? Demand and Supply Factors in the German Labor Market, 1993-2014 Michael Burda (HU)  
DIW Graduate Center Job Market Candidates 2018
Name            Field(s) Job Market Paper Supervisor Placement
Sascha Drahs (DIW) I Email Empirical Microeconomics, Policy Evaluation, Structural Modeling, Labor Economics, Behavioral Economics The Effects of Parental Leave Policies in Labor Markets with Search Frictions Peter Haan (DIW, FU), Georg Weizsäcker (HU/DIW)  
Marie Le Mouel (DIW) I Email Empirical Industrial Economics Managerial knowledge spillovers and firm productivity Tomaso Duso (DIW, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf)  
Ulrich Schneider (DIW) I Email Empirical Microeconomics, Pbulic Economics, Labor Economics, Decision Making Life cycle Cost of Overconfidence: Evidence from German Maternity Leave Reforms Peter Haan (DIW, FU)  
Annika Schnücker (DIW) I Email Econometrics, Multivariate Time Series Analysis, Bayesian Inference, Empirical Macroeconomics Penalized Estimation of Panel Vector Autoregressive Models: A Lasso Approach Helmut Lütkepohl (DIW, FU)  
BERA (Berlin Economics Research Associates) Job Market Candidates 2018
Name Field(s) Job Market Paper Supervisor        Placement

Justin Valasek I Email

Applied Microeconomic Theory, Experimental Economics, Political Economy, Development and Behavioral Economics The Value of Consensus: Information Aggregation in Committees with Vote-Contingent Payoffs Postdoc                       

Haomin Wang I Email

Labor Economics, Macroeconomics, Applied Microeconomics Labor Market Responses to Payroll Tax Subsidies Postdoc  

Rustamdjan Hakimov I Email

Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Market Design Iterative Versus Standard Deferred Acceptance: Experimental Evidence Postdoc  

Wenjuan Chen I Email

Applied Econometrics, Monetary Policy, Asset Prices Structural vector autoregression with time varying transition probabilities Postdoc  


Job market candidates 2017



Job Market Paper



Asseyer, Andreas (HU)               

Contract Theory, Information Economics, Industrial Organization

Informational control and collusive supervision

Roland Strausz, HU


Huang, Jing (ESMT)

Statistics, Economics

An extension of skew-elliptical distribution and its semi-parametric estimation

Catalina Stefanescu-Cuntze, ESMT

EY (Assistant in Assurance)

Mazelis, Falk (HU)

Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics

Implications of shadow bank regulation for monetary policy at the zero lower bound

Michael Burda, HU

ECB (Monetary Policy Strategy Division in the Directorate Monetary Policy)

Strobel, Felix (HU)

Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics

The goverment spending multiplier, fiscal stress and risk

Lutz Weinke, HU

Uni Frankfurt (Postdoc)

Voigts, Simon (HU)


VAT multipliers and pass-through dynamics

Michael Burda, HU

IMF (economist program)

Zivanovic, Jelena (HU)


Corporate debt composition and business cycles

Lutz Weinke, HU

Bank of Canada

Ngangoue, Kathleen (DIW)

Behavioral Economics

Trade under ambiguity and the effect of learning

Georg Weizsäcker, DIW

NYU (visiting assistant prof)
Job market candidates 2016
Job Market Paper
Basteck, Christian                           
Game Theory, Social Choice, Fair Allocation,    Matching
Frank Heinemann, TU
European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics, Brussels
Johnen, Johannes
Behavioral Economics, Industrial Organization, Mechanism Design
Paul Heidhues, ESMT
Université Catholique de Louvain
Nesterov, Alexander
Microeconomics, Game Theory, Mechanism Design, Market Design, Decision Theory, Behavioral Economics
Dorothea Kübler, WZB
Higher School of Economics St. Petersburg
Pollrich, Martin
Microeconomic Theory, Contract Theory and Mechanism Design, Industrial Organization
Roland Strausz, HU
University of Bonn