We are pleased to welcome our new PhD student, Tobias Schlegel, at our chair. He joined our team as of September 2017. Tobias completed his Bachelor's and Master's studies in Economics at the University of Zurich with an exchange semester in Lyon (France). During his studies, he specialized in empirical labor economics. Before joining our team, Tobias worked as a Junior Fellow at the economic think tank Avenir Suisse in Zurich (since 2015) and as an intern at the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs in Bern (2014).