Daniel Kamhöfer is a post-doctoral researcher at Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf.

He completed his PhD in Economics at the University of Duisburg-Essen in 2018 and was a research assistant at Paderborn University prior to joining DICE. In his research, Daniel aims at understanding the determinants of individuals’ tangible and non-tangible prosperity and how policy interventions can promote personal wellbeing. His research interests include the formation of cognitive and non-cognitive skills and their labor market returns, female labor supply, drivers of physical and mental health, and economic aspects in family planning.

Daniel Kamhöfer joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in October 2019.