Lennard Zyska MSc
Lennard Zyska MSc
Research Associate and PhD-Student
Room: HB-313
Postal Address
Catholic University Eichstätt-Ingolstadt
Chair of Economics, esp. Public Finance
Lennard Zyska, M.Sc.
Auf der Schanz 49
85049 Ingolstadt
Office hours
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Research Areas

Applied Microeconomics, Public Economics, Distributional Economics, Pensions, Tax Evasion.


Short CV

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since 04/16
PhD Student (Dr. rer. pol.) in Public Economics, Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt (KU).

08/19 - 10/19
Visiting Student Researcher at New York University (NYU), New York; invited by Edward N. Wolff.

08/18 - 10/18
Visiting Student Researcher at Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), Bergen; invited by Dirk Schindler.

10/12 - 09/15
Master of Science in Public Economics, Free University (FU), Berlin.

04/09 - 09/12
Bachelor of Arts in Economics, Berlin School of Economics & Laws (HWR), Berlin.

Professional Experience

since 04/16
Research associate; Chair of Economics, esp. Public Finance, Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt.

07/15 - 09/15
Student research assistant, Department: The German Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW), Berlin.

05/14 - 10/14
Research internship, Chair of Public Economics, Free University Berlin (FU).

04/12 - 05/12
Internship, Department: Economic, Tax & Fiscal Policy, administrative center of the United Service Trade Union (ver.di), Berlin.

10/11 - 12/11
Research internship, Department: Tax and Fiscal Policy, The Macroeconomic Policy Institute (IMK), Düsseldorf.

10/10 - 09/11
Student teaching assistant, Chair of Economics, esp. European Economic Policy, Berlin School of Economic and Law (HWR).


Scholarships & Awards

02/18 - 01/20
BGPE Doctoral Student Status

Publications in Peer-Reviewed Journals

The Joint Distribution of Net Worth and Pension Wealth in Germany (joint with Timm Bönke, Markus M. Grabka, Carsten Schröder und Edward N. Wolff), Review of Income and Wealth, 65(4), 834-871. Discussion Paper Version (PDF)

Discussion Papers

Pensions and Fertility: Micro-Economic Evidence (joint with Alexander M. Danzer). resubmitted AEJ: Economic Policy. Discussion Paper Version (PDF)

Escaping the Exchange of Information: Tax Evasion via Citizenship-by-Investment (joint with Dominika Langenmayr). Under Review. Discussion Paper Version (PDF)