Philipp Lergetporer

Research Fellow

Technical University of Munich

Philipp Lergetporer is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Technical University of Munich, Heilbronn Campus. Prior to this role, he was a Postdoctoral researcher at the ifo Center for the Economics of Education, ifo Institute Munich. In 2014, he earned his PhD in Economics from the University of Innsbruck.

Philipp Lergetporer’s research interests lie at the intersection of education and labor economics, public economics, behavioral economics, and political economy. His primary focus is on understanding the underlying causes and consequences of societal inequality and devising strategies to mitigate its effects. He employs an empirical research approach, with particular emphasis on experimental methods.

Philipp Lergetporer became an IZA Research Fellow in May 2023.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16511
Mira Fischer, Elisabeth Grewenig, Philipp Lergetporer, Katharina Werner, Helen Zeidler
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14401
published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2023, 220, 104837
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14025
published in: Games and Economic Behavior, 2021, 130, 131-147
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13820
published in: European Economic Review, 2021, 140, 103920