Ronald Bachmann

Research Fellow

RWI Essen


Ronald Bachmann is head of the research unit "Labour Markets, Education, Population" at RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research in Essen, Germany, and professor of labour economics at the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) at Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf. He studied economics at the University of Cambridge (BA Economics), the London School of Economics and Political Science (MSc Economics), and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (PhD in Economics).

His research focuses on labour economics, with a particular emphasis on labour market dynamics, the evaluation of labour market policies, and European labour markets.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in November 2010.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 11570
published in: British Journal of Industrial Relations, 2019, 57 (2), 350-376
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9233
IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2017, 4:19 (open access)
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6753
published in: IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2013, 2:22
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6484
published in: Labour, 2014, 28 (3), 338-357
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6362
published in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2016, 78 (6), 853-876
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3324
published in: German Economic Review, 2010, 11 (1), 37 - 59