Dr. Erwin Winkler

Dr. Erwin Winkler

Room: 4.117
Phone:+49 – (0)911 – 5302 – 260
Fax: +49 – (0)911 – 5302 – 178
Office Hours: Monday 14:00-15:00
Webpage: Private webpage


Erwin Winkler is an assistant professor (Akad. Rat a.Z.) in the research team of Prof. Riphahn. During his Ph.D. at the University of Würzburg, he conducted research visits at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania).

Research areas: Labor economics, International economics

Curriculum vitae


Refereed publications:

Huber, K., Winkler. E. (2019): All you need is love? Trade shocks, inequality, and risk sharing between partners, European Economic Review 111, 305-335. Publication

Dauth, W., Schmerer, H.-J., Winkler, E. (2015): Exporters and Wage Inequality during the Great Recession: Evidence from Germany, Economics Letters 136, 137-140. Publication

Work in progress:

Diverging paths: Labor reallocation, sorting, and wage inequality

International trade and its heterogeneous effect on the college wage premium across regions (with Oliver Krebs)

Technological progress, assortative mating, and household income inequality

Automation, polarization, and the position of workers in the wage distribution