Bettina Drepper is an assistant professor at the Department of Econometrics and Operations Research at Tilburg University. She received her PhD from the University of Mannheim in 2014, where she was a doctoral researcher in the research group of IZA Program Director Gerard van den Berg. She studied economics at Bonn University and econometrics and operations research at Maastricht University. During her studies and her PhD she has been a visiting researcher at the ESRI in Dublin and the IFS at the University College in London.

Bettina's research interests include health and population economics, social interactions, multivariate duration analysis and treatment evaluation methods.

She joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in September 2012.