Martin Halla

Research Fellow

Universität Linz

Martin Halla is currently Full Professor of Economics at the Johannes Kepler University (JKU) Linz, Austria; a Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) in Bonn, Germany; and a Permanent Scientific Consultant at the Austrian Public Health Institute in Vienna.

He studied economics at the JKU Linz. After receiving his doctorate, he was a visiting scholar at Stockholm University and the University of California, Berkeley. After his habilitation he was Full Professor at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and the University of Innsbruck. In 2017, he returned to the JKU Linz, where he is now Head of the Institute of Economic Policy at the Department of Economics.

His research has been published in the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, the Journal of the European Economic Association, the European Economic Review , the Journal of Health Economics, the Journal of Human Resources among others. He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in May 2005 and became a Research Fellow in December 2011.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 7210
revised version forthcoming in: Scandinavian Journal of Economics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6704
published in: Demography, 2014, 51(4), 1357-1379
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6575
revised version published as 'Immigration and Voting for the Far Right' in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2017, 15 (6), 1341-1385,
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6310
revised version published in: Health Economics, 2014, [Online First]
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5833
revised version published in: Labour Economics, 2013, 24, 23-38
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4918
revised version published in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2012, 12 (1), 1-27
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4843
published in: Friedrich Schneider (ed.), The Handbook on the Shadow Economy, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2011, 375-408
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4446
revised version published in: Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A, 2013, 176(4), 907–929
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4314
revised version published in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2013, 11 (2), 278–315