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Dr. Julia Fath is Senior Teaching Fellow in the field of Microeconomics at the University of Cologne. 

Dr. Fath has a doctoral degree in Economics from the University of Cologne and has special interests in the areas of public economics, labour market policy and social policy.


(2019) E-homework with individual feedback for large lectures. In: Contributions to the 1st International STACK conference 2018, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Nürnberg-Erlangen, Fürth, Germany. Zenodo (mit P. Hansen, C. Scheicher, T. Umbach)

(2009): VWL Grundwissen Trainer, Haufe Verlag (with S. J. Roth)

(2008): Optimale Arbeitslosenversicherung und Experience Rating, Untersuchungen zur Wirtschaftspolitik 133, Cologne

(2005): Experience rating versus employment protection laws in a model where firms monitor workers, Scandinavian Journal of Economics 107(2), pp. 299-313 (with C. Fuest)

(2005): Temporary layoffs and unemployment insurance: Is experience rating desirable?, German Economic Review 6(4), pp. 471-83 (with C. Fuest)

(2005): Experience rating of unemployment insurance in the US: A model for Europe?, CESifo DICE Report 2/2005, pp. 45-50 (with C. Fuest)

(2005): Risk aversion does not justify the introduction of mandatory unemployment insurance in the shirking model, Working Paper Series in Economics No 19, University of Cologne (with C. Fuest)