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Prof. Dr. Annika Herr

Research Affiliate


Educational Background      
10/2018Habilitation in Economics, Heinrich-Heiine-Universität Düsseldorf
07/2009Dr. rer. pol., Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
07/2004 Diplom in Economics and Diplom in Business Administration, Universität Dortmund
since 03/2019Professor for Health Economics, Leibniz University Hannover
09/2012 - 02/2019 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 - 2009Doctoral Researcher, FA Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
2007 - 2008Visiting Scholar Student Researcher (8 months),
University of California, Berkeley
2004 - 2007Doctoral Researcher , Ruhr Graduate School in Economics,
Universität Dortmund and Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Representative Publications

Recent Research

  • Heger, D., Herr, A., Mensen, A. (2018), Paying for the view? How nursing home prices affect quality of care, submitted.
  • Herr, A. & Saric-Babin, A. (2018), The welfare effects of private rooms in German nursing homes: A structural approach, under revision.
  • Herr, A., Stühmeier, T. & Wenzel, T (2018), More cost-sharing, less cost? Evidence on reference price drugs, submitted.
  • Bodnar, O., Herr, A., Gravelle, H., and Gutacker, N., Physician Dispensing and Drug Expenditures: Empirical Evidence from the NHS, mimeo.
Teaching and Research Interests
Annika Herrs research interests include theoretical and applied industrial economics,  empirical economics and applied econometrics, in particular competition and quality in health care markets. In teaching, she focuses on health economics and empirical economics.
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