Robert Mahlstedt studied economics at the University of Mannheim and the University of Bonn. He completed his bachelor's degree in 2010 and the master's degree in 2012. Robert Mahlstedt was a Resident Research Affiliate at IZA from November 2012 until April 2017 and became a IZA Research Affiliate in May 2017. He received his PhD from the University of Potsdam in June 2017 for his thesis "Essays on Job Search Behavior and Labor Market Policies: The Role of Subjective Beliefs, Geographical Mobility and Gender Differences“ (summa cum laude).
Since 2019 Robert is "Assistant Professor" at the University of Copenhagen, where he worked as a Postdoc Fellow from 2017-2019. His research interest include the evaluation of active labor market programs, regional labor market mobility and applied microeconometrics.
Phone: +45 35 33 79 22
University of Copenhagen
University of Potsdam
Chair of Empirical Economics
University Complex III (Griebnitzsee), House 1, Room 3.07
Tel.: +49 331 977-3225
Fax: +49 331 977-3210