Elisabeth Bublitz


Research Fellow

  • 2013: PhD in Economics (Dr. rer. pol.) at the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • 2009: Diploma in Economics and Social Sciences (Diplom-Ökonomin) at the Universität Lüneburg and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Professional Career:
  • Since 2017: Research associate at University of Hamburg, Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences, Department of Socioeconomics  (Prof. Dr. Miriam Beblo)
  • Since 2017: Policy officer at the Federal Ministry of Finance, Directorate-General European Policy, Divison “Financial aspects of the internal market, WTO, EU external economic policy”
  • 2013 – 2017: Senior researcher at the Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI), Divison “Labour, Education, and Demography”
  • 2014: Assistant lecturer at the Kühne Logistics University
  • 2010 – 2013: Research assistant at the Chair of “Business Dynamics, Innovation and Economic Change at the University of Jena” at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena (Prof. Dr. Michael Fritsch)
  • 2012: Visiting student at the MIT Department of Economics, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA with Prof. David Autor (Ph.D.)
  • 2010 – 2012: Research assistant at the collaborative research center 580 “Discontinuity, Tradition, Structural Formation” (funded by German Research Foundation, DFG), project “New Business Formation and the Labor Market in East and West German Growth Regimes”
Research fields:
  • Labor market and education: Skills, tasks and employment choices
  • Inequality and markets: Biased perceptions and country comparisons