Nico Pestel

IZA, Germany

IZA World of Labor role

Author, Topic spokesperson

Expertise

Labor supply, Air pollution and human capital, Marriage markets, Political economy, Inequality, Income taxation

Country

Germany

Languages

German - Native speaker, Dutch - Native speaker, English - Non-native speaker

Media experience

Print, Digital, Television, Radio

Email

pestel@iza.org

Phone

49 2283894160

Current position

Senior Research Associate and Team Leader, IZA, Germany

Positions/functions as a policy advisor

Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Federal Environment Agency, Germany

Qualifications

PhD Economics, University of Cologne, 2013

Selected publications

  • "Labour supply after inheritances and the role of expectations." Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics (Forthcoming) (with K. Doorley).

  • "Productivity effects of air pollution: Evidence from professional soccer." Labour Economics 48 (2017): 54–66 (with A. Lichter and E. Sommer).

  • "Marital sorting, inequality and the role of female labour supply: Evidence from East and West Germany." Economica 84:333 (2017): 104–127.

  • "Labor demand effects of rising electricity prices: Evidence for Germany." Energy Policy 75 (2014): 266–277 (with M. Cox, A. Peichl, and S. Siegloch).