Prof. Dr. Britta Gehrke

Lange Gasse 20
90403 Nürnberg

Room: LG 5.431
Phone: +49 (0)911 5302 289

E-Mail: britta.gehrke[at]
Office Hours: by appointment


Britta Gehrke is assistant professor (Juniorprofessorin) for macroeconomics and labor markets at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB). She is further affiliated with IZA. Her main research interest are applied macroeconomics and macroeconometrics focusing among others on questions related to the labor market, labor market policies, business cycles and fiscal and monetary policy. She published in journals such as the European Economic Review, the Journal of International Money and Finance and Macroeconomic Dynamics. She holds a doctoral degree from the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and a diploma in economics with a focus on econometrics and statistics from the University of Kiel. See pdf version of -CV- for details.

Research Interests:

  • Applied Quantitative Macroeconomics and Econometrics
  • Business Cycles, Fiscal and Monetary Policy
  • Labor Economics


See Research for a list of publications and current projects.

Britta Gehrke's IAB activities can be found here.