Aderonke Osikominu

University of Hohenheim, IAB, and IZA, Germany

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Professor at University of Hohenheim, Germany

Research interest

Applied econometrics, economics of education, labor economics, program evaluation

Past positions

Postdoctoral Research Officer in the research group of Prof. Josef Zweimüller, University of Zurich, 2012–2014; Co-Head of the research group “The Empirics of Education,” Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, 2009–2014


PhD Economics, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, 2008

Selected publications

  • “The effectiveness of public sponsored training revisited: The importance of data and methodological choices.” Journal of Labour Economics 32:4 (2014): 837–897 (with M. Biewen, B. Fitzenberger, and M. Paul).

  • “Quick job entry or long-term human capital development? The dynamic effects of alternative training schemes.” Review of Economic Studies 80:1 (2013): 313–342.