Nicole Schneeweis is Associate Professor at the Department of Economics at the Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria, where she obtained her PhD in 2009 (supervised by Rudolf Winter-Ebmer). She was a visiting scholar at the Centre for the Economics of Education at the London School of Economics and at the University of California, Berkeley.

Her research interests are applied microeconometrics, the economics of education, labour, health and population economics. Her research has been published in international journals, such as the Econcomic Journal, the Journal of Health Economcis, or the Journal of Human Resources. Nicole joined IZA as a research fellow in February 2013.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 11394
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2020, 70, 102250
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10812
revised version published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2022, 57 (6) 1826-1884;
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7230
published in: Labour Economics, 2015, 35, 63-76
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6958
published as 'Does Education Improve Cognitive Performance Four Decades After School Completion?' in: Demography, 2014, 51 (2), 619-643
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6015
substantially revised version published as 'Is Education Always Reducing Fertility? Evidence from Compulsory Schooling Reforms' in: Economic Journal, 2016, 126 (595), 1823–1855