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Dr. Marina Markheim
Assistentin / PostDoc

Marina Markheim

Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät


Assistentin / PostDoc

WWZ / Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Peter Merian-Weg 6
4002 Basel

Current position:
I am a Postdoc at the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Basel. I am also a Postdoc at the Economics Department of the University of Regensburg, where I obtained my PhD in 2018.

I mainly do research in microeconomic theory with a focus on mechanism design of blockchains. I am currently interested in blockchain applications in Microfinance and Real Estate.

Markheim, Marina (2018). Ökonomische Analyse der Mikrofinanzmärkte - Überwindung von Informationsproblemen, Sozialkapital und optimale Gruppengröße. Dissertation, Universität Regensburg.

Markheim, Marina (2017). The Role of Group Size and Correlated Project Outcomes in Group Lending. Theoretical Economics Letters 07 (05), pp. 1189-1200.

Current Research and Projects:
Game Theoretical Analysis of Proof of Stake (with Aleksander Berentsen): 2018.
Real Estate meets Blockchain (with Wolfgang Schäfers): 2019.