Dr Sonja Kassenboehmer

Research Fellow

Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research

Contact details

Phone: +61 3 9035 3590
Fax: +61 3 8344 2111
Email: sonja.kassenboehmer@unimelb.edu.au


Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research
Level 5, Faculty of Business and Economics Building, 111 Barry Street, The University of Melbourne


Sonja C. Kassenboehmer is a Research Fellow at the Melbourne Institute since 2011. Her research is centred around the microeconometric analysis of human welfare. She is currently working on projects including health behaviours, non-cognitive skills, mental health and life satisfaction.

She gained her PhD in Economics at Ruhr-University of Bochum (2011, summa cum laude); an MSc (with distinction) in Business & Economics from Ruhr-University of Bochum (2007); and a Bachelors of Mathematics with Applied Statistics degree (first class honours) from Edinburgh Napier University, Scotland (2005). She is also an Research Affiliate at IZA.

Research Interests / Current Projects

Microeconomics, Welfare Economics, Health Economics, Applied Microeconometrics

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Selected Publications / Papers

Articles in Refereed Journals

Discussion Papers

Contract Research