Andreas Lichter

Research Fellow

Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf

Andreas Lichter is Assistant Professor at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf. Andreas received his Ph.D. from the University of Cologne in January 2016. Prior to his doctoral studies, he studied Economics at the University of Cologne and at Trinity College Dublin, graduating as Diplom-Volkwirt (equiv. M.A. Economics) in 2011.

His current research interests cover topics in empirical labor and public economics as well as political economy.

Andreas joined IZA as a student assistant in 2010 and continued as Resident Research Affiliate from October 2011 to August 2015. He was an IZA Research Associate from September 2015 until September 2018. Andreas continues to cooperate closely with IZA as a Research Fellow.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 14830
revised version forthcoming in: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11725
published as 'Forced Migration and Local Public Policies: Evidence from Post-War West Germany' in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2024, 22 (2), 915-962
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10264
substantially revised version published as 'Benefit duration, job search behavior and re-employment' in: Journal of Public Economics, 2021, 193, 104326 (joint with Amelie Schiprowski)
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8964
revised version published in: Labour Economics, 2017, 48, 54-66
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7958
revised version published in: European Economic Review, 2015, 80, 94-119
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7494
revised version published in: Canadian Journal of Economics, 2017, 50 (4), 1161-1189