PhD student at the PhD programme on „Public Economics and Inequality“, School of Business and Economics, Free University Berlin, since 04/2015 (Supervisor: Giacomo Corneo)
Doctoral scholarship from the Rosa-Luxemburg-Foundation, since 04/2016
Master of Science in Economics, Humboldt-University Berlin, 2014
Bachelor of Science in Economics, European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder), 2011
Visiting student at Charles University Prague, Czech Republic, 2010
Student scholarship from the Rosa-Luxemburg-Foundation, 2009-2014
Former Positions/Activities (Selection):
Participant, Summer Academy for Pluralist Economics, Neudietendorf, 2017
Participant, YSI-IMK-Workshop „Inequality: Theory, Data, Policy, Questions“, Berlin, 2015
Handelsblatt-Fellow, IMK-Workshop on „Pluralism in Economics“, 2014
Participant, 4th International Summer School on “Keynesian Macroeconomics and European Economic Policies”, Macroeconomic Policy Institute (IMK) & Research Network Macroeconomics and Macroeconomic Policies (FMM), Berlin, 2013
Member of the student group "Was ist Ökonomie?" at HU Berlin, inter alia co-organizer of a recurring colloquium and of a one-time funded scientific symposium, since 2012
Intern and student research assistant, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Department of Energy, Transport & Environment, Project evaluating the degree of competition in the German railway passenger market, 2011
Intern, Ministry of Economics, Labor & Technology of the German Federal Land of Thuringia, Erfurt, Department of Questions of principle, Business cycle policy & Finance, 2010
(Empirical) Public Economics, with special emphasis on: Tax evasion and avoidance, Offshore Finance
Income and wealth distribution and its macroeconomic implications
History of economic thought
"Germany‘s efforts to curb international tax evasion" (with J. Miethe)
"On income tax avoidance: The case of Germany revisited"
"Missing bridges: A pluralist analysis of the debate on Capital in the Twenty-First Century" (with F. Kersting, F. Müller-Hansen & A. Sacharow), International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 300-322, 2016.
"Besteuerung von Reichtum", Review of "Wer hat, dem wird gegeben? Besteuerung von Reichtum: Argumente, Probleme, Alternativen" (ed. J. Alt & P. Zoll, Echter Verlag 2016), in: AmosInternational – Internationale Zeitschrift für christliche Sozialethik, Vol 11., No. 1, pp. 38-40, 2017.
"Offshore wealth reconsidered. The development of offshore wealth in the face of increasing international financial transparency" (mit S. Godar), Report prepared for the Greens/EFA Group - European Parliament, 2016.
"Determinants of Economic Inequality - The Role of Capital Mobility", Paper prepared for the 18th FMM Conference on "Inequality and the future of capitalism", 2014.