Room: A740

Stephan Schneider is a PhD student from ETH Zurich and is visiting the IIES in the period February - June 2022. His main research area is political economics. He is doing empirical research exploring nexuses between economics and related areas such as politics, geography
and the environment. Some of his recent projects focus on understanding causal mechanisms related to political favoritism and electoral behavior with an emphasis on separatism as well as far-right voting. He often applies natural experiments, including shocks from natural disasters and historical events.