ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
68161 Mannheim, Germany
I am head of the Health Care Markets and Health Policy research group at ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research in Mannheim and Professor of Economics at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg. Previoiusly I worked as a researcher at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg and the
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research in Essen. I was affiliated with the Evidence-Based-Economics Graduate Program
of the Elite Network Bavaria and visited the Center for Health Economics at the University of York in 2017.
I got my PhD from FAU in November 2018. Before that, I obtained my Master degree from LMU Munich in 2014 and undergratuate degrees from FAU in 2012 and the University of Hull in 2011.
My research is in the areas of health economics and applied econometrics. I am especially interested in behavioral and institutional aspects of medical service provision and how digitalization shapes health care services.
|Apr 1, 2022
|For the next two years, I serve as chairman of the “Committee on Health Econometrics” of the German Society for Health Economics. If you are interested in our work, drop me an Email.
|Mar 1, 2022
|Our viewpoint “Advancing digital health applications: priorities for innovation in real-world evidence generation” is now published at The Lancet Digital Health.
|Nov 25, 2021
|Our paper “The effect of self-inflicted burns on ABSI score prediction power: A four-year prospective multicenter study of the German Burn Registry” is now published in Burns.
|Aug 16, 2021
|Our paper “In sickness and in health? Health shocks and relationship breakdown: Empirical evidence from Germany” is now published in the Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.
|Jun 23, 2021
|New policy report (in German) on the state of digitalization in Baden-Württemberg including a chapter on digital health is available here.