I am an economist at the Department of Economics of the Austrian Federal Chamber of Labour and lecturer at the Institute for Macroeconomics of the Vienna University of Economics and Business. I’m in the editorial board of the quarterly journal Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft, co-organizer of the Young Economists Conference, and blogger at Arbeit und Wirtschaft. My main research areas are the distribution of income and wealth, and social mobility.


About me

  • since 2010

    Lecturer, Vienna University of Economics and Business

    Department of Economics, Institute for Macroeconomics

  • since 2013

    Economist, Austrian Federal Chamber of Labor

    Department of Economics and Statistics

  • 2015

    Appreciation award, Austrian Ministry for Social Affairs

    Award for young scholars, Appreciation for the dissertation [Link]

  • 2016

    Egon-Matzner-Award for Socio-Economics

    Awarded by the Centre of Public Finance and Infrastructure Policy at the TU Wien [Link]

  • 2016


    Awarded by the Karl Renner Institute and the Austrian Socialdemocratic Party [Link]

  • 2018

    Nancy and Richard Ruggles Memorial Prize

    Awarded by the International Association for Research in Income and Wealth (IARIW) [Link]

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Economics of distribution

Master’s course at the Department of Economics, WU Vienna.

Distribution and growth

Master’s course at the Department of Economics, WU Vienna.

Supervision of master theses

I accept applications for selected master theses.