Prof. Thomas Siedler, (PhD)
Prof. of Economics, focus on Microeconometrics
During term: Thursdays 11-12h (for appointments please contact Thomas.Siedler[at]uni-hamburg[dot]de) During break: by appointment
Key aspects of activity
- Health Economics
- Labor Economics
- Family Economics
- Applied Microeconometrics
Thomas Siedler is a Professor of Economics with a focus on Microeconometrics at the Universität Hamburg. He received both his PhD and his MSc in Applied Economics and Data Analysis at the University of Essex (UK) in 2007. At the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, he obtained his Diploma in Economics.
Thomas Siedler is a core member of the Hamburg Center for Health Economics (hche), Research Associate at the Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER) at the University of Essex, Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) in Bonn, Research Fellow at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW) in Berlin and member of the Berlin Network of Labor Market Research (BeNA).
He developed the e-learning website www.mcempirics.com. mcEmpirics comprises more than 700 introductory econometric questions, answers to those questions, and references to manuals. It gives undergraduate students an opportunity to assess their knowledge of introductory econometrics and refresh their skills by playing quizzes.
Thomas Siedler published in the Economic Journal, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Health Economics, European Economic Review, Demography, Health Economics, Economic Letters, Economica, Labour Economics, Economics of Transition, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Population Economics, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Population and Development Review and Behavior Genetics.