Jun.-Prof. Dr. Annika Herr

Assistant Professor for health economics

Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)
Universitätsstr. 1
40225 Düsseldorf

Building: 24.31, Room: 01.11
Tel: 0211-81-15497


Educational Background      


Dr. rer. pol., Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg


Diplom in Economics and Diplom in Business Administration, Universität Dortmund


since 09/2012    

Assistant Professor for health economics, Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE),
Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf

09/2009 - 08/2012

Post-Doctoral Researcher, Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics,
Heinrich-Heine Universität Düsseldorf

2008 - 2009

Doctoral Researcher, FA Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

2007 - 2008

Visiting Scholar Student Researcher (8 months),
University of California, Berkeley

2004 - 2007

Doctoral Researcher , Ruhr Graduate School in Economics,
Universität Dortmund and Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Representative Publications

Recent Research

  • Göddeke, A., Herr, A., Haucap, J. & Wey, C. (2015), "Labour market flexibility as a silver bullet: Some theoretical considerations", submitted.
  • Herr, A., Schmitz, H., and Tauchmann, H.: "Quality adjusted efficiency of German nursing homes".
  • Herr, A., Stühmeier, T. and Wenzel, T. (2013), "Reference pricing and cost-sharing: Theory and evidence on German off-patent drugs".
  • Herr, A., & Suppliet, M. (2011), "Pharmaceutical Prices under Regulation: Tiered Co-payments and Reference Pricing in Germany", DICE Discussion Paper 48.

Teaching and Research Interests

Her teaching mainly comprises Empirische Industrieökonomik (Empirical IO, Master) and Empirische Wettbewerbsanalyse (Empirical Competition Analysis, Bachelor)
Research Interests: Applied and theoretical health economics, unionized oligopolies, efficiency analysis, all focusing on competition analysis.

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