Public Economics

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Stephanie Armbruster
Assistant / PhD candidate

Stephanie Armbruster

Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät / WWZ

Öffentliche Finanzen

Assistant / PhD candidate

WWZ / Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Peter Merian-Weg 6
4002 Basel
Schweiz

Tel. +41 61 207 33 04
stephanie.armbruster@unibas.ch

Current position:
PhD student

Fields of interest:
General:Public Economics, Environmental Economics, Political Economics

Detail: Inequality, Preferences, Redistribution, Fiscal Federalism, Public good provision, tax competition, Migration

Current working papers:

  • The effects of flood events on land and housing value: Evidence from the Swiss real estate market with Beat Hintermann and Andreas Zischg
  • Capital tax competition with spillovers, federal transfer systems and the commitment ability with Beat Hintermann
  • Economic status, altruism and preferences for redistribution
  • Inequality-Led Migration and   Endogenous Economic Growth with Annie Tubadji, Peter Nijkamp, Joachim Moeller and Corrado Benassi

Education:

  • since 5/2015 Ph.D., Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Basel, Switzerland,
  • 10/2012 - 3/2015 M. Sc. in Economics,  Anita August Prize for best thesis: Inequality and preferences for redistribution, LMU Munich, Germany
  • 10/2009 - 7/2012 B.Sc. in Economics, Top 5%, Albert-Ludwigs-University, Freiburg, Germany,
  •   9/2011 - 2/2012 Studied abroad with Erasmus Scholarship,  University of Valencia, Spain

Teaching:

  • Assistant Advanced Public Economics FS 2018
  • Assistant Advanced Public Economics FS 2017
  • Assistant Bachelor Seminar FS 2018
  • Assistant Bachelor Seminar FS 2017
  • Assistant Bachelor Seminar FS 2017
  • Assistant Master Seminar in Public Economics FS 2018
  • Assistant Master Seminar in Public Economics FS 2017