Mathias Dolls

Research Fellow

Ifo Institute for Economic Research

Mathias Dolls is Senior Economist at the ifo Institute. As Deputy Director of the ifo Center for Macroeconomics and Surveys, he is heading the Inequality and Redistribution research unit. He is a CESifo Research Network Affiliate, Research Associate at ZEW and an IZA Research Fellow. He received his PhD in Economics from the University of Cologne.

His research interests are in Public and Labor Economics with particular reference to taxation, social insurance, European integration, and the economic implications of working from home. His articles appear in academic journals such as the Journal of Public Economics, IMF Economic Review, Economic Policy, or the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity.
Mathias Dolls has worked as a consultant for the European Commission, the European Parliament, the European Central Bank and national ministries, among others. He is co-founder of the Global Survey of Working Arrangements (G-SWA), which collects detailed information on workers’ experiences and attitudes regarding remote work arrangements.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16116
revised version published in: Journal of Public Economics; 2023, 223, 104909
IZA Discussion Paper No. 15870
published in: AEA Papers and Proceedings, 2023, 113, 597–603
IZA Discussion Paper No. 15540
published in: Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Fall 2022, 281–330
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14998
revised version published in: Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2023, 42 (1), 35 - 59
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11440
published in: Journal of Economic Inequality, 2019, 17 (3), 337 - 357
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8598
revised version published in: International Tax and Public Finance, 2018, 25, 273 - 309
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7215
revised version published in: International Tax and Public Finance, 2014, 21(5), 845-873