Monika Merz is a Professor of Economics at the University of Vienna. She was previously on the economics faculty at the University of Bonn (2001-2010). She received her Ph.D. (1994) from Northwestern University and held an appointment as assistant professor of economics at Rice University in Houston prior to coming to Bonn. Her research primarily focuses on macroeconomic aspects of labor markets. She currently investigates time-use patterns of households and aggregation issues in the labor market. Recent publications are in the American Economic Review and the Journal of Monetary Economics.
Monika Merz joined IZA as a Research Fellow in November 2001.