Olga K. Nottmeyer

IZA, Germany

IZA World of Labor is a very important initiative. Its unique design and highly accessible style supports informed decision making and will make a crucial contribution to all areas of policy-making benefiting societies all over the world

IZA World of Labor role

Author, Managing Editor

Current position

Research Associate and Managing Editor IZA World of Labor, IZA, Germany

Research interest

Labor economics, economics of migration


PhD Economics, Free University Berlin, 2011

Selected publications

  • “The economics of circular migration.” In: Constant, A. F., and K. F. Zimmermann (eds). International Handbook on the Economics of Migration. Cheltenham, UK, and Northampton, USA: Edward Elgar, 2013; Chapter 3, pp. 55–74 (with A. F. Constant and K. F. Zimmermann).

  • “Couple’s relative labor supply in intermarriage.” IZA Journal of Migration 3:3 (2014).

  • Does Intermarriage Pay Off? A Panel Data Analysis. IZA Discussion Paper No. 5104, 2010.

  • “Cultural integration in Germany.” In: Algan, Y., A. Bisin, A. Manning, and T. Verdier (eds). Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012; Chapter 3, 69–124 (with A. F. Constant and K. F. Zimmermann).