Professor Dr Steffen Müller
Head of the Department of Structural Change and Productivity
Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) – Member of the Leibniz Association
Professor of Economics: Productivity and Innovations
Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
- firm productivity
- empirical labour economics
- firm entry and exit dynamics
Steffen Müller is Professor at the Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg and head of the Department of Structural Change and Productivity at the Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) since October 2014. He is a member of the standing committees for education economics, population economics, and social policy of the German Economic Association.
Steffen Müller studied economics at the University of Leipzig. At the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, he worked as a research assistant for Professor Riphahn from 2005 till 2014 and received his doctoral degree in Economics in November 2009. During his PhD studies, Steffen Müller stayed for several months at the University of California in Davis. Following an invitation by David Card, he visited the University of California in Berkeley from September to December 2012. He finished his habilitation in June 2014.