Main research interests

  • Behavioral and Neuroeconomics
  • Labor Economics

Short bio

Felix Gelhaar is a PhD candidate at the Chair of Economic Theory of Prof. Dennis Snower at the Kiel University since November 2013 and a research associate at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy since April 2014. Felix studied Economics at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy and at the University of Hamburg, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 2011. Subsequently he began his Master of Science in Economics at the University of Kiel. He obtained his M.Sc. cum laude in January 2014 with a thesis on intergenerational educational mobility. His research interests include the role of institutions, policies and settings that induce people to cooperate via people’s motivation.