Steffen Otterbach studied economics at the University of Hohenheim and the Jönköping International Business School in Jönköping, Sweden. He is a Research Assistant at the Department of Household and Consumer Economics at the University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart, Germany. With a specialization in empirical economics his research interests are in the fields of Labor Economics and Health Economics. His research focuses on time allocation, especially working time and the mismatches between actual and desired working hours.
Steffen Otterbach joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in October 2011 and became a Research Fellow in July 2014.