Current Position


10/2017 - today

Assistant Professor for Public Economics (affiliated to Prof. Georg Wamser)

University of Tübingen


Past Appointments


04/2016 - 09/2017

 

 

04/2015 - 09/2017

 

 

10/2015 - 03/2017

Research and Teaching Assistant in the research group of Prof. Nadja Dwenger

University of Hohenheim

 

Research and Teaching Assistant in the research group of Prof. Nadine Riedel

Ruhr-University Bochum

 

Teaching Assistant in the research group of Prof. Max Wewel

Nürtingen-Geislingen University


Education


05/2015 - 07/2017

 

 

10/2013 - 03/2016

 

 

10/2012 - 03/2015

 

 

10/2009 - 09/2012

PhD in Economics (Advisor: Prof. Nadine Riedel), Ruhr-University Bochum

Summa cum laude

 

Master of Science in Management, University of Hohenheim

Grade 1.5 (equiv. A-)

 

Master of Science in Economics, University of Hohenheim

Grade 1.0 (equiv. A)

 

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Economics, University of Hohenheim

Grade 1.2 (equiv. A-)


Publications


Pfeifer, G, Reutter, M., and Strohmaier, K. (2018), "Goodbye Smokers’ Corner: Health Effects of School Smoking Bans", Journal of Human Resources, forthcoming. 

 

Lediga, C., Riedel, N., and Strohmaier, K. (2018), "The Elasticity of Corporate Taxable Income - Evidence from South Africa" Economics Letters, forthcoming.

 

Rostam-Afschar, D. and Strohmaier, K. (2018), "Does Regulation Trade-Off Quality Against Inequality? The Case for German Architects and Construction Engineers", British Journal of Industrial Relations, forthcoming.

 

Kaiser, M., Reutter, M., Sousa-Poza, A., and Strohmaier, K., (2018), "Smoking and local unemployment - Evidence from Germany", Economics and Human Biology, 29, 138-147.

 

Knoll, B., Riedel, N., Shamsfakhr, F., and Strohmaier, K., (2016), “Corporate Tax Evasion and Avoidance in Developing Countries”, In: The Routledge Companion to Tax Avoidance Research, ed. by Epifantseva, Y., Hashimzade, N., Taylor & Francis

Work in Progress


"Combatting Tax Evasion: Evidence from Comparing Commercial and Business Tax Registry," joint with Collen Lediga and Nadine Riedel, CESifo Working Paper Series 7117, CESifo Group Munich.

 

"A Data-Driven Procedure to Determine the Bunching Window - An Application to the Netherlands," joint with Vincent Dekker and Nicole Bosch, CPB Discussion Paper 336, Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis.

 

"Short-Term Effects of Secondary School Tracking in Germany: A Disaggregated Synthetic Control Approach," joint with Gregor Pfeifer and Aderonke Osikominu, mimeo. 

 

Workshops and Presentations


2018

 

 

 

 

2017

 

 

 

 

 

2016

 

 

 

 

 

2015

International Symposium on the Regulation of Professions (London); Workshop on the Economics of Ageing (Hohenheim); 74th Congress of the Institute of Public Finance (Tampere); Verein für Socialpolitik (Freiburg); European Association of Labour Economists (Lyon); Counterfactual Methods for Policy Impact Evaluation (Berlin)

 

American Economic Assosiation (Annual Meeting in Chicago); Spring Meeting of Young Economists (Halle); Verein für Socialpolitik (Wien); 73rd Congress of the Institute of Public Finance (Tokyo); Brownbag Seminar (Hohenheim); 2nd IZA Workshop on the Economics of Education (Bonn); Research School of International Taxation (Tübingen); Summer School held by Steven Durlauf, Joachim Winter and Jeffrey Wooldridge (Berlin)

 

ZEW Research Seminar (Mannheim, invited); European Association of Labour Economists (Ghent); Counterfactual Methods for Policy Impact Evaluation (Mailand); Verein für Socialpolitik (Augsburg); 72nd Congress of the Institute of Public Finance (Lake Tahoe); Journées Louis-André Gerard-Varet (Aix-en-Provence); Spring School held by Stefan Hoderlein (Hohenheim); Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (Lugano)

 

Tax Administration Research Center (London, invited); Netherlands Bureau for EconomicPolicy Analysis (Den Haag, invited); THE Seminar (Hohenheim); 71st Congress of the Institute of Public Finance (Dublin)


Honors and Awards


11/2017

 

06/2016

 

06/2015

 

10/2013

 

10/2012 - 09/2013

 

10/2011 - 09/2012

Gebrüder-Deschauer-Prize for Outstanding Scientific Dissertations

 

Award for the Best Master's Thesis, University of Hohenheim

 

Prize for the Best Master's Degree, University of Hohenheim

 

Teaching Award, University of Hohenheim

 

Scholarship sponsored by Südwestbank (Deutschlandstipendium)

 

Scholarship sponsored by Sparkassenverband BW (Deutschlandstipendium)