Philipp Kircher awarded IZA Young Labour Economist Award

We are delighted to announce that Professor Philipp Kircher has been awarded the 2019 IZA Young Labour Economist Award.

Professor Kircher, who shares the honour with Leah Platt Boustan (Princeton University), was awarded the prize for his work on search, sorting and matching in labour markets. Professor Kircher’s recent work analyses the efficiency in search markets where works apply for multiple jobs simultaneously. Professor Kircher currently leads the MacCaLM data project, which provides advice to job seekers. You can read Kircher’s work here.The MacCaLM project is delighted to congratulate Professor Kircher on this fantastic achievement.