Sebastian Till Braun

Research Fellow and Associated Member

University of Bayreuth

Sebastian T. Braun is a Professor of Economics at the University of Bayreuth where he holds the chair for Quantitative Economic History. Before joining the University of Bayreuth, he was an Associate Professor at the University of St Andrews and a Senior Researcher at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. He studied economics at Universität Hamburg, the University of St Andrews (BSc), and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (MSc, PhD).
Sebastian T. Braun works at the intersection of labour economics, international economics, and economic history. His main current research is on the economic effects of immigration and the evolution of intergenerational mobility, with a focus on Germany in the 19th and 20th century.

Sebastian T. Braun joined the IZA network as a Research Fellow in June 2019. He also works closely with IZA's local research team as an Associated Member.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12741
published in: Explorations in Economic History, 2020, 77, 101330
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11077
published in: Journal of Economic Geography, 2021, 21 (2), 231–260
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6690
published in: Journal of International Economics, 2014, 93 (2), 253-269
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5855
published in: Economic Journal, 2013, 123 (571), 998-1024
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3261
published in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy: Advances in Economic Analysis and Policy, 2010, 10 (1), Article 22