Nicole Schneeweis is Assistant 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 the economics of education, labour and population economics as well as applied micro-econometrics. Her research has been published in international journals, such as the Econcomic Journal, the Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Demography, or Labour Economics. Nicole joined IZA as a research fellow in February 2013.



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