Almut Balleer was born in 1979. She gained her doctoral degree from the University of Bonn, also visiting the Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona on a Marie Curie research grant from the European Doctoral Program. In 2009 she became Assistant Professor at the Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) at Stockholm University, where she has been a research affiliate since 2015. She has also been a research professor with the Ifo Institute in Munich since 2013.In September 2012 she became Professor of Empirical Economic Research in the School of Business and Economics at RWTH Aachen University.
- Applied econometrics
- Labor economics
- Balleer, A.; Gehrke, B.; Lechthaler, W.; Merkl, C. (2016): Does Short-Time Work save Jobs? A Business Cycle Analysis. In: European Economic Review, forthcoming.
- Balleer, Almut; Gehrke, Britta; Merkl, Christian (2016): Some Surprising Facts about Working-Time Accounts and the Business Cycle. In: International Journal of Manpower, forthcoming.
- Balleer, A.; Gomez-Salvador, R.; Turunen, J. (2014): Labour Force Participation in euro area countries: A Cohort Based Analysis. In: Empirical Economics, 46(4), 1385-1415.
- Balleer, A.; van Rens, T (2012): Skill-Biased Technological Change and the business cycle. In: Review of Economics and Statistics, 95(4), 1222-1237.
- Balleer, A. (2012): New Evidence, Old Puzzles: Technology Shocks and Labor Market Fluctuations. In: Quantitative Economics, 3(3), November, 363-392.