Marcus Tamm studied economics at the Universities of Würzburg, Salamanca (Spain) und Heidelberg. In 2007 he finished his PhD studies at Bochum University. Marcus is working at RWI since 2002. From 2009 to 2012 he headed the research department “Labor Markets, Education and Population” and from 2013 to 2019 the research group “Education”. Since 2019 Marcus is based at the University of Applied Labour Studies (HdBA) in Mannheim. He focuses on applied research on education and family economics and the evaluation of labor market reforms.
He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in July 2010.