Martina Eschelbach studied International Economics at the FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg and received her German Diploma in 2008. During her studies she spent one academic year at the Institute of Political Science in Strasbourg and got a Certificate in European Studies in 2005. In October 2008 she joined the chair of Prof. Regina T. Riphahn, Ph.D., at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg.
Economics of education, labor economics, economics of fertility
Publications and Working Papers:
- "Crown Princes and Benjamins: Birth Order and Educational Attainment in East and West Germany" (2009), BGPE Discussion Paper 85, submitted.
- "Kosten und Nutzen der Ausbildung an Tertiärbildungsinstitutionen im Vergleich" (2010) (with Regina T. Riphahn, Guido Heineck, and Steffen Müller), Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik 11 (2), 103-131.
- "Labor supply after normal retirement age in Germany – A fourth pillar of retirement income?" (2011), BGPE Discussion Paper 106, submitted.