Deutsch Intern
    Chair of Labour Economics

    Prof. Christina Felfe de Ormeño, Ph.D.

    Julius-Maximilians-University Würzburg
    Chair of Labour Economics
    Sanderring 2 - Room 386
    97070 Würzburg

    Tel. 0049 (0)931 31-84969
    Fax 0049 (0)931 31-829250

    Email: christina.felfe@uni-wuerzburg.de

    Personal Homepage

    Selected Grants

    ERC, Volkswagen und Mercator


    Short Bio (detailed CV available here )
    • Professor of Economics at the University of Würzburg since 10/2018
    • Assistant Professor at the University of St. Gallen (2008-2018)
    • PhD in Economics (2008) at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona)
    • Visiting positions at the London School of Economics (2007, 2018), University of Amsterdam (2011, 2012), Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (2018)
    • Research Affiliate at CEPR (since 2018) and Research Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS), Vienna (since 2018) and at CESifo (since 2009)
    • Member of the “BevölkerungssökonomischerAusschuss des Vereins für Socialpolitk” (since 2014) and of the “Bildungsökonomischer Ausschuss des Vereins für Socialpolitk” (since 2013)


    Key Publications 
    • Felfe, C.; G. Dahl, P. Frijters and H. Rainer“Caught between Cultures? Unintended Consequences of Improving Opportunity for Immigrant Girls” (forthcoming in Review of Economic Studies)
    • Felfe, C.; M. Kocher, H. Rainer, J. Saurer and T. Siedler "More Opportunity, More Cooperation? The Behavioral Effects of Birthright Citizenship on Immigrant Youth” (2021) Journal of Public Economics 200: 104448
    • Felfe, C.; Rainer, H. and Saurer, J. (2020) “Why Birthright Citizenship Matters for Immigrant Children: Short- and Long-Run Impacts on Educational Integration”. Journal of Labor Economics, 38(1): 143-182
    • Felfe, C. and Deuchert, E. (2015) “The Tempest: Natural Disasters, Early Shocks and Children's Short- and Long-Run Outcomes", (2015), European Economic Review, 80: 280-294