Martin Foureaux Koppensteiner

Research Fellow

University of Surrey

Martin Foureaux Koppensteiner is Associate Professor at the University of Surrey. His areas of specialization include labor economics, development economics and the economics of crime. In the past he analysed peer effects in education, the economics of violence against women, the effect of financial inclusion on household poverty, and the effect of improving access to education on underage fertility among other topics.

His current research includes an overarching project on the cost of crime in Brazil. To date, he has analysed the effect of exposure to violence on birth outcomes and on human capital accumulation and he is currently working on a number of additional papers on the economic cost of crime and violence.

Martin received his MSc in Economics from University College London and his PhD in Economics from Queen Mary University of London.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in October 2018.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12504
published in: World Bank Economic Review, 2021, 35 (4), 1019–1037
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12461
Martin Foureaux Koppensteiner, Jesse Matheson, Réka Plugor
forthcoming in: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2023
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12240
published in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2021, 39 (3), 787–823.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11928
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2020,18, 435-464
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9211
Published in: Journal of Development Economics, 2016, 119: 16-33.