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Dr. Barbara Boggiano 

Dr. Barbara Boggiano worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the Chair of Economic Policy at the University of Potsdam from May 2021 until august 2022. Previously, she was a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Economics at the University of Hamburg and the Hamburg Center for Health Economics (HCHE) from August 2020 to April 2021. 

From October 2019 to July 2020, Barbara Boggiano visited the "Labour Markets and Human Resources" Department at the ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW, Mannheim) as a DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) research fellow.  

Her research interests are health and labour economics, economic history, and development with a focus on gender issues. One strand of her research explores the long term effects of a war on intimate partner violence. In addition, Barbara Boggiano currently studying the impact of pollution on the costs of public healthcare in Leicester. For more information on her research and teaching, please visit her personal website.

She currently works as MITAC's postdoc at the University of Alberta and at the Bank of Canada.