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Gerda Buchmueller

Research student

Gerda Buchmueller

Lancaster University

The Management School



Research Interests

Human capital, Returns to Education and Labour productivity

Current Research

Non-cognitive skills and the returns to Higher Education

Research Grants

ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council) studentship funding

Current Teaching

Tutor: Principles of Economics (Econ 101) Oct 2017 – To Date
I prepare and deliver seminars/workshops to first year students who are majoring in economics. The course incorporates both theoretical and applied treatment of important micro and macro concepts.


Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
MSc Economics
first class honours degree Oct 2016 – Sep 2017
Dissertation: “Impact of Syrian Refugees on Labour Market Outcomes in Jordan”

Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
BSc Economics (Hons)
upper second class honours degree Oct 2013 – Jul 2016

Additional Information


Professor Balasubramanyam Prize for outstanding achievements in the studies of
Development Economics at Lancaster University.

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