We are pleased to welcome our new PhD student, Damiano Pregaldini, at our chair! He joined our team as of August 2017. Damiano completed his Bachelor's and Master's studies in Economics at the University of St. Gallen (HSG) with exchange semesters in Lausanne and Copenhagen. During his studies, he specialized in applied microeconomics and econometrics. Before joining our team, Damiano worked at the Swiss Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training in Berne.