Dr. Tommy Krieger joined ZEW’s Research Department "Corporate Taxation and Public Finance" in October 2019. His research interests are political economy, development economics, and economic history. He holds a PhD from the University of Konstanz, and studied mathematical economics and economics at the Universities of Jena and Würzburg. During his doctoral studies, he visited the University of Cambridge and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Articles in Refereed Journals
Krieger, Tommy and Klaus Gründler (forthcoming), Using Machine Learning for measuring democracy: A practitioners guide and a new updated dataset for 186 countries from 1919 to 2019, European Journal of Political Economy.
Discussion and Working Papers
Gründler, Klaus and Tommy Krieger (2021), Using Machine Learning for Measuring Democracy: An Update, ZEW Discussion Paper No. 21-012, Mannheim. Download
Krieger, Tommy (2020), Elite Structure and the Provision of Health-Promoting Public Goods, ZEW Discussion Paper No. 20-064, Mannheim. Download
Blesse, Sebastian, Friedrich Heinemann and Tommy Krieger (2021), Informationsdefizite als Hindernis rationaler Wirtschaftspolitik: Ausmass, Ursachen und Gegenstrategien, Brigitte Strube Stiftung, Mannheim. Download
- Project Duration 01.01.2021 - 31.12.2021Taxation and Migration: Evidence from Switzerland
- Project Duration 01.01.2021 - 31.12.2022The Foundation of Public Saving Banks in the 19th and Early 20th-Century
- Project Duration 01.04.2020 - 31.12.2021Uniform Pricing in Healthcare Procurement
- Project Duration 21.09.2020 - 30.06.2021Political structures financing in the Member States
- Project Duration 01.09.2020 - 31.07.2021The preference for simple economic policies – Causes and Remedies