Dr. Daniel Erdsiek

Dr. Daniel Erdsiek

Digital Economy

Daniel Erdsiek studied economics at the University of Mannheim focusing on econometrics and labour economics. He joined the ZEW Research Unit "Digital Economy" in 2011 and received his PhD in economics at the Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg in 2016.

In his dissertation, he analysed the efficient use of human capital in the context of the ongoing digitisation. In particular, he focused on the productivity effects of workplace flexibility and on the determinants of overqualification among university graduates. His current research interest focuses on microeconometric analyses on digitisation and its consequences for the labour market.

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Daniel Erdsiek

Dr. Daniel Erdsiek

Academic Assistant to the Head of Research Department / Senior Researcher Email Daniel.Erdsiek@zew.de Phone +49 (0)621 1235-356
Unit: Digital Economy
  • Doctoral degree/PhD (12.2016),

    Doctoral degree/habilitation

    University of Heidelberg, Germany,
    Thesis title: Essays on Overqualification, Work Organisation, and Technology: Empirical Evidence for Germany

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