Associate Professor Mathias Sinning is a researcher at the Crawford School of Public Policy of the Australian National University (ANU). He studied economics at the University of Heidelberg and received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Bochum in 2008. He has previously held academic appointments at the ANU and the University of Queensland and has been a Visiting Fellow at Princeton University.
Mathias is interested in the empirical analysis of issues related to labor economics and public economics. He has published articles in journals such as Health Economics, Industrial Labor Relations Review and the Journal of Banking and Finance. He is currently working on the projects “Understanding Dynamic Aspects of Economic Inequality” and “Applying Behavioral Insights to the Tax System in Australia” funded by the Australian Research Council.
He is a Research Fellow of IZA Bonn, RWI Essen and the CReAM Centre of University College London.