Joachim Wagner has been professor of economics at the institute of economics of the University of Lüneburg since 1993. He studied economics at the University of Hannover, where he received his diploma in 1979, his doctoral degree in 1984, and his habilitation in 1990. His current research interests include empirical economic research in labor economics, small business economics, industrial economics, and international economics. He has published numerous papers in national and international refereed journals and collective volumes. Joachim Wagner serves on the editorial board of Small Business Economics, and he is the special editor for the European Data Watch series published in Schmollers Jahrbuch - Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften. Furthermore, he is the coordinator of FiDASt, a network joining teams from various German federal states that work with the highly confidential micro data from official statistics inside the statistical offices.

Joachim Wagner joined IZA as a Research Fellow in March 2001.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1473
published in: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2007, 60 (2), 187-203
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1464
published in: Industrial Relations Journal, 2007, 38 (1), 5-32
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1414
published in: Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik , 2006, 226 (5), 505-518
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1394
published in: M. Fritsch and J. Schmude (eds.), Entrepreneurship in the Region, Berlin: Springer 2006
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1293
published in: Simon C. Parker (ed.), The Life Cycle of Entrepreneurial Ventures (International Handbook Series on Entrepreneurship, Vol. 3), New York: Springer 2006, 15-37
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1185
substantially revised version published as 'Do exporters really pay higher wages? First evidence from linked employer-employee data' in: Journal of International Economics, 2007, 72 (1), 52-74
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1134
published in: Small Business Economics, 2007, 28 (1), 1-21
IZA Discussion Paper No. 989
published in: Applied Economics Quarterly, 2004, 50 (4), 379-391
IZA Discussion Paper No. 911
published in: Applied Economics, 2006, 38 (20), 2415-2419
IZA Discussion Paper No. 878
published in: British Journal of Industrial Relations, 2004, 42 (2), 255-281