On 1 September 2023, Prof. Dr. Martin Biewen took over the position of Scientific Director of the Institute for Applied Economic Research (IAW) from Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Kohler. He heads the IAW together with Prof. Dr. Bernhard Boockmann.
Prof. Dr. Martin Biewen has held the Chair of Statistics, Econometrics and Quantitative Methods at the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen since 2009. His research interests lie in labour market and education economics, especially in the area of income distribution. His methodological contributions deal, among other things, with the application of machine learning. He is a member of the Tübingen Cluster of Excellence Machine Learning for Science. He has been working with the IAW for many years, in particular on the scientific basis of the Federal Government's poverty and wealth reporting.
Only publications that were produced in the context of his IAW research activities are listed below. A complete list can be found on his homepage at Tübingen University.