Martin Biewen graduated from the university of Bonn in 1996. He received a PhD in economics from the university of Heidelberg (2000) and a habilitation in economics and econometrics from the university of Mannheim (2005). He was a senior research officer at the Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER) at the university of Essex (2000-2001) and an assistant professor at the universities of Heidelberg, Mannheim and Frankfurt (2001-2005). From 2006 to 2009, Martin Biewen was a full professor of statistics at the university of Mainz, and since 2009 he has been a full professor of statistics, econometrics and quantitative methods at the University of Tübingen. His research interests include labor economics, education economics and applied microeconometics. He has published articles in journals such as the Journal of Econometrics, the Journal of Applied Econometrics, The Review of Economics and Statistics, the Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, and the Journal of Labor Economics.

Martin Biewen joined IZA as a Research Fellow in August 2001.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 13613
Martin Biewen, Philipp Kugler
shorter version published in: Economics Letters, 2021, 204, 109893
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11634
Martin Biewen, Daniela Plötze
revised version published in: Journal of Economics and Statistics, 2019, 239, 1-28
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11080
revised version published in: Labour Economics, 2020, 66, 101900
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11072
revised version published in: IZA Journal of Labor Economics, 2018, 7:10
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10763
revised version published as 'Unions, Internationalization, Tasks, Firms, and Worker Characteristics: A Detailed Decomposition Analysis of Rising Wage Inequality in Germany' in: Journal of Economic Inequality, 2019, 17, 461-498
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