Martin Biewen studied economics at the Ruhr University Bochum and the University of Bonn, where he graduated as Diplom-Volkswirt in 1996. In 2000, he received a PhD in economics at the University of Heidelberg. From 2000 until 2001, he worked as a senior research officer at the Institute for Social and Economic Research at the University of Essex. In 2005, he received a Habilitation in economics and econometrics at the University of Mannheim in 2005. From 2006 to 2009, Martin Biewen was a professor of statistics at the University of Mainz, and since 2009 he has been a professor of statistics, econometrics and quantitative methods at the University of Tübingen. His research interests include applied microeconometics, income distribution, labor economics, the evaluation of active labour market policies, and education economics. 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. 6113
revised version published in: Applied Economics, 2014, 46 (9), 996-1020
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5062
revised version published in: Review of Income and Wealth, 2012, 58 (4), 622-647
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2885
substantially revised version published in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2014, 32 (4), 837-897
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1138
revised version published in: Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2009, 24 (7) 1095-1116
IZA Discussion Paper No. 779
published in: Research on Economic Inequality, 2006, 13 (1), 31-62
IZA Discussion Paper No. 763
revised version published in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2006, 68 (3), 371-383
IZA Discussion Paper No. 459
revised version published in: German Economic Review, 2005, 6 (4), 445-469