Max Löffler is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Department of Microeconomics and Public Economics at Maastricht University. His areas of specialization are public and urban economics with a particular focus on the effects of taxes and the study of inequality.

He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Cologne in 2018. Before joining Maastricht University, he worked as a teaching assistant at the Center for Macroeconomic Research, as an economist at the ifo Center for Macroeconomics and Surveys, and as a junior researcher at the Centre for European Economic Reseach (ZEW). From 2012 to 2014, he was a Resident Research Affiliate at IZA.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 14830
revised version forthcoming in: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10450
revised version published as “Why Did Income Inequality in Germany Not Increase Further After 2005?” in: German Economic Review, 2019, 20, 471 - 504
IZA Research Report No. 46
Studie im Auftrag des Bundesministeriums für Wirtschaft und Technologie, Bonn 2012 (35 Seiten)