Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg

Andreas Knabe

Prof. Dr. Andreas Knabe

Lehrstuhl für Finanzwissenschaft

Universitätsplatz 2, 39106 Magdeburg, G22E-206

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Career
02/2012-   Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Chair in Public Economics
04/2011-01/2012   Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Temporary Professorship in Economic Theory (ST 2011)
and Public Economic (WT 2011/2012)
10/2008-01/2012   Freie Universität Berlin, Department of Economics
Junior Professor of Labor Market and Social Policy
11/2002-09/2008   Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Chair of Public Economics
Research Associate (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter)
11/2002-02/2008   Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Doctoral Studies in Economics
Research interests: Economic and social policy, especially labor market policies
Doctoral Thesis: Subsidizing Extra Jobs - The Economics of Marginal Employment Subsidies
10/2001-10/2002   Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Graduate Program in Economics
Degree: Master of Science in Economics
08/2001-05/2002   University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
Graduate Program in Economics
Fulbright Scholar
04/1998-09/2001   Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Undergraduate Program in Economics
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Economics
Research visits
01/2007   Helsinki Center of Economic Research (HECER), Finland
2012-   Applied Research in Quality of Life, Member of Editorial Review Board
2013-   Review of Economics (Jahrbuch für Wirtschaftswissenschaften), Associate Editor

Finanzarchiv/Public Finance Analysis, Associate Editor
2016   Otto von Guericke Teaching Award
Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
for exceptional dedication to academic teaching
2013   Schmölders Award for Behavioral Research in Economics
(with Steffen Rätzel, Ronnie Schöb and Joachim Weimann)
awarded by the Social Science Committee of the German Economic Association for the article „Dissatisfied with life, but having a good day: time-use and well-being of the unemployed”, Economic Journal 120(547), 2010, 867-889.
2008   Award of the Faculty of Economics and Management
Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Best PhD Thesis in the Academic Year 2007/2008
2007   German Study Award, Körber Foundation (2nd prize)
for the article "Wie zufrieden macht die Arbeit? Eine neue Quantifizierung der nicht-pekuniären Kosten der Arbeitslosigkeit" (with Steffen Rätzel)

Best Paper Award of the Finnish Society for Economic Research
Best Paper published in the Finnish Economic Papers 2005-2006 (with Peter-Birch Sørensen)
2002   Award of the Faculty of Economics and Management
Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Best Graduate in the Academic Year 2001/2002

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