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Tomas Jagelka, PhD

Cluster position YEP Postdoc

Cluster member since 2020

Research Areas

Main research topics

Experimental economics, behavioral economics, labor economics, empirical industrial organization


Tomáš Jagelka is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute for Applied Microeconomics at the University of Bonn and an Affiliate at IZA. He studied Economics in Hanover, New Hampshire, and in Paris, where he received his PhD from the École Polytechnique at Université Paris-Saclay in 2019. His work was recognized by the French Economic Association (Best PhD in economics defended in France in 2019) and by the International Association for Applied Econometrics (Best paper presented by a PhD student).


Published papers

  • Some Contributions of Economics to the Study of Personality

    Heckman, J. J., Jagelka, T., & Kautz, T. D. (2021). 'Some contributions of economics to the study of personality' in John, O. P., Robins, R. W., & Pervin, L. A. (Eds.). (2021). Handbook of personality: Theory and research. Guilford Press, pp. 853-893.

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