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Prof. Dr. Thomas Dohmen

Cluster position Principal Investigator, Bonn Spokesperson for ECONtribute

Cluster member since 2019

Main research topics

Life-cycle formation of cognitive and noncognitive skills, psychology of incentives, personnel and organizational economics, labor economics, behavioral economics, experimental economics, applied microeconometrics


Thomas Dohmen is currently Professor of Applied Microeconomics at the University of Bonn, Project Coordinator at the Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) in Bonn, and Professor of Education and the Labour Market at Maastricht University. He is a CESifo Fellow, DIW Research Fellow, and ROA Research Fellow. He is Co-Editor of Labour Economics and Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA) at Maastricht University. In 2003 he finished his PhD in Economics at Maastricht University after having studied Economics at Maastricht University and the University of Warwick, Coventry.


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