Andreas Leibing

Andreas Leibing

Ph.D. Candidate

DIW Berlin


Hello there!

My name is Andreas, and I’m a Ph.D. candidate at DIW Berlin and the Berlin School of Economics (BSE) via FU Berlin. I’m also Chair of the Berlin Network of Labor Market Research (BeNA) Board. I recently visited Stanford University.

My research focuses on higher education and the labor market. I am particularly interested in how economic conditions and expectations affect postescondary human capital investments.

I’m on the Job Market! Feel free to reach out to me anytime.

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  • Economics of Education
  • Labor Economics
  • Applied Micro
  • Visiting Researcher, 2023

    Stanford University

  • Ph.D. in Economics, since 2020

    Freie Universität Berlin

  • M.Sc. in Economics, 2016-2019

    LMU Munich and Université Paris-Saclay

  • B.A. in Economics, 2013-2016

    Georg-August-Universität Göttingen


DIW Berlin
Research Associate
Oct 2020 – Present Berlin
Education and Family Department
ifo Institute
Research Assistant
Apr 2016 – Apr 2019 Munich
Center for Industrial Organization and New Technologies

Project Overview

(2023). Local Labor Markets and Postsecondary Education. draft available upon request, Job Market Paper.

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(2023). Replication of Atwood's (2022) The Long-Term Effects of Measles Vaccination on Earnings and Employment. In I4R Discussion Paper Series.


(2023). Gender Gaps in Early Wage Expectations. In Economics of Education Review.

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(2023). Tuition Fees and Educational Attainment. In European Economic Review.

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