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Dr. Peggy Bechara


Dr. Peggy Bechara

Peggy Bechara studied Economics and Business Administration at Ruhr-Universität Bochum. Afterwards she joined the Ruhr Graduate School in Economics (RGS Econ) and visited the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin as well as Columbia University, New York. In April 2011 she completed and successfully defended her dissertation on wage and employment dynamics (supervisor: Prof. Dr. Thomas K. Bauer). Since January 2010 she has been working at the RWI as a researcher in the “Labor Markets, Education, Population” research department.

Research Interests

Education and labor economics, applied microeconometrics

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Dr. Peggy Bechara

RWI - Leibniz-Institut für
Hohenzollernstraße 1-3
D - 45128 Essen

Phone: +49 (201) 8149-510
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