Tim Kovalenko

Tim Kovalenko

Sprechzeiten: Room 3.114

Office hours
Wed 10.00-11.00 hrs

Curriculum Vitae

Tim Kovalenko studied Economic Sciences between October 2011 and September 2015 at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (Bachelor’s degree). Subsequently he acquired his Master’s degree in Economics at the University of Konstanz in September 2017. During his studies he participated in the Erasmus-Programme, which led him to the University of Turku (Finland) for one semester. As an intern at the Munich Re, he collected his first practical experiences between March and August 2014. He has been working as a researcher at the Chair of Labour and Regional Economics at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg since December 2017.


Class Intermediate Macroeconomics (Übung Makroökonomie)
Class Labour Economics (Übung Arbeitsmarktökonomik)
Labour Market Seminar (Arbeitsmarkt-Seminar)

Research Interests

Empirical labour market research, time series analysis


I. Articles in Refereed Journals

Cyclical dynamics and the gender pay gap: a structural VAR approach,  in: Economic Modelling, 99/6 (2021) (with M. Töpfer, other version: LASER Discussion Paper No. 124, March 2021)

“Is the German Labor Market Granular?“, in: Applied Economics Letters, forthcoming (with C. Schnabel and H. Stüber). https://doi.org/10.1080/13504851.2020.1855300

II. Recent Discussion Papers

„Uncertainty shocks and employment fluctuations in Germany: the role of establishment size“, Discussion Paper 119, August 2021