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Dr. Julia Bredtmann

Head, Research Group "Migration and Integration"

Dr. Julia Bredtmann

Julia Bredtmann studied Economics at the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany where she also obtained her PhD. During her PhD studies, she was a teaching fellow at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. After finishing her PhD, she spent a one-year research visit at Aarhus University, Denmark.

In April 2015, Julia Bredtmann joined RWI as head of the research group “Migration and Integration” and member of the research department "Labor Markets, Education, Population". She is also a research affiliate at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) and a research fellow at the Center for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM). Her research interests cover labor economics, migration economics and applied microeconometrics.

Research Interests

Labor economics, migration economics, education economics, applied microeconometrics

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Dr. Julia Bredtmann

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