Andreas Steinmayr is Professor of Empirical Economic Research at the University of Innsbruck. He completed his Ph.D. in Economics and Finance at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, in February 2014. During and after his Ph.D. he spent two years as a visiting scholar at the Harris School of Public Policy Studies at the University of Chicago. From 2015 to 2020 he held the position of an assistant professor at LMU Munich

His research interests are in applied microeconometrics, labor economics, economics of migration, and economics of education. In particular, he is interested in the consequences of migration for migrant-sending countries and in interaction effects between sending and receiving countries.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in April 2015 and became a Research Fellow in December 2023.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15730
Andreas Steinmayr, Manuel Rossi
published online as 'Vaccine-skeptic physicians and patient vaccination decisions' in: Health Economics, 28 November 2023
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10648
pusblished in: Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 2021, 39 (2), 422 - 436
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9790
published as 'Contact versus Exposure: Refugee Presence and Voting for the Far-Right' in: Review of Economics and Statistics, 2021, 103 (2), 310–327
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9003
published as 'Exposure to Academic Fields and College Major Choice' in: Economics of Education Review, 2018, 64, 199-213
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7980
published in: American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2017, 9(3): 36-69
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6105
published in: PLoS One, 2016, 11(5), e0151729