Fabian Becker (Research Assistant)

Phone:+49 (0)69 798-30031


Address:Goethe University Frankfurt
House of Finance
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 3
60629 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Office:HoF 4.23

 Academic / Professional Positions

  • since 10/2015 Research Assistant, Chair of Public Finance and Debt Management at Goethe University, Frankfurt
  • 04/2012-09/2012 Teaching Assistant, Department of Macroeconomics and International Economics at Saarland University



  • 10/2012-09/2015 PhD Candidade, University of Cologne, Cologne Graduate School
  • 01/2015-04/2015  Visiting Scholar, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Economics
  • 2012 Diploma in Economics (M.Sc. equivalent), University of Cologne


Research Interests

  • Dynamic macroeconomics with heterogeneous agents
  • Economics of education
  • Computational economics


 Work in Progress

  •  On the optimal interplay of early and late education subsidies and taxation (with D. Krueger and A. Ludwig)
  •  Equity Premium in an OLG Context with Idiosyncratic Background Risk (with Indrajit Thakurata)