The Hanns Martin Schleyer-Foundation awarded me the Friedwart Bruckhaus-Prize 2020/21 for my paper on sorting into the teacher profession across the business cycle last week. You can find out more about the prize and the award ceremony here:


In the paper, we show that, consistent with a Roy model of occupational choice, teachers entering the profession during recessions in Florida are significantly more effective in raising student test scores. You can find out more about the paper here: