July 2019: Christina Gathmann participated in a roundtable discussion with psychologists and a historian on "Children and Daycare. Who benefits? See https://www.marsilius-kolleg.uni-heidelberg.de/veranstaltungen/kontrovers-kinderkrippe.html
May 2019: Christina Gathmann has been appointed to the prize committee of the Joachim-Herz-Stiftung in Hamburg.
April 2019: Congratulations to Matthias Quinckhardt who has won the Wicksell Prize for the best paper of a young researcher at the Annual Meeting of the European Public Choice Society.
March 2019: Congratulations to Dr. Ole Monscheuer who has accepted a new position as Post-doctoral Researcher at the Humboldt University of Berlin starting in the summer of 2019.
March 2019: Congratulations to Dr. Eduard Brüll who successfully defended his dissertation and has accepted a new position as Post-doctoral Researcher at the Center for European Economic Research (ZEW) in Mannheim starting in late spring.
January 2019: Christina Gathmann has been appointed to the program committee of the European Association of Labor Economists Conference in Uppsala in 2019.
July 2018: Matthias Quinckhardt, a doctoral student of Christina Gathmann, has been awarded a dissertation scholarship of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation.
June 2018: Christina Gathmann has been appointed to the program committee of the Australian and Asian Society of Labor Economists (AASLE) Meeting in Seoul, Korea in December 2018.
Juni 2018: The company Latest Thinking has made a podcast with Christina Gathmann about her research on the integration effects of citizenship.
May 2018: Christina Gathmann has been appointed as a member of the program committee at the next conference of the Verein für Socialpolitik in Leipzig in 2019.
April 2018: The Federal Minister of the Economy Peter Altmaier honors the Academic Advisory Board of the BMWi at its 70-year anniversary in Berlin (see https://www.bmwi.de/Redaktion/DE/Pressemitteilungen/2018/20180426-altmaier-gratuliert-wissenschaftlichem-beirat.html)
February 1, 2018: Articles in the FAZ, the Spiegel and the Wirtschaftswoche discuss our study "Free Childcare and its Effects on Children and Families" by Christina Gathmann and Anna Busse (see the "In the Press" section).