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Jun.-Prof. Dr. Andreas Lichter

Assistant Professor of Economics, especially for Applied Economics

Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)
Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Universitätsstraße 1
40225 Düsseldorf

Building 24.31 Room 01.42
Tel.: +49 211 81-15056


Educational Background


PhD (Dr. rer. pol.) in Economics, University of Cologne


Diploma in Economics (equivalent to Master), University of Cologne


Since 10/2018                                                                        

Assistant Professor of Economics, especially Applied Economics, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics


Research Associate (Post-Doc), IZA Bonn

Representative Publications

Recent Research

  • Lichter, A., Chevalier, A., Elsner, B., Pestel, N.: Immigrant Voters, Taxation and the
    Size of the Welfare State, IZA Working Paper No. 11725.
  • Lichter, A.: Benefit Duration and Job Search Effort: Evidence from a Natural
    Experiment, IZA Working Paper No. 10264.
  • Lichter, A., Löffler, M., Siegloch, S.: The Economic Costs of Mass Surveillance: Insights
    from Stasi Spying in East Germany, IZA Working Paper No. 9245 (revised version
    available upon request)

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Labor Economics
  • Political Economy
  • Public Economics
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