Prof. Dr. Claus Schnabel

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Curriculum Vitae

Born 1961 in Stuttgart; 1981-1988: studies in economics at the University of Kent at Canterbury (M.A. in Economics 1985) and at Hohenheim University (PhD 1988); 1988-2000: researcher at the Cologne Institute for Business Research (IW Köln), head of the industrial relations section; 1997: Habilitation at the Ruhr-University Bochum; 1997-2000 Privatdozent for Economics at the Ruhr-University Bochum; since April 2000 Professor for Labour and Regional Economics at the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg; from 2004 to 2013 member of the scientific advisory committee of the IAB; since 2006 IZA research fellow; since 2007 speaker of LASER, since 2008 co-editor of the Journal for Labor Market Research (Zeitschrift für Arbeitsmarktforschung), and since 2015 Research Professor at the Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH).

Research interests

Labour economics, labour relations, economic policy