Amantia Simixhiu

Research associate
Address University of Kassel
Faculty of Economics and Management
Chair of Empirical Economic Research
Nora-Platiel-Str. 5, 34109 Kassel
Room 1120
Telephone +49 561 804-3898
Telefax +49 561 804-2501
Office Hours:

Wednesday, 11:30 - 12:30 h (during the lecture period)

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Research interests

Empirical economic research, environmental and climate policy, behavioral economics, charitable giving

Publications

"Work in Progress":

Simixhiu, Amantia and Andreas Ziegler (2018), On the relevance of income perceptions and behavioral factors for donations (working title)

Simixhiu, Amantia und Andreas Ziegler (2019), How reliable are empirical studies on economic preferences with student samples? An analysis on the basis of large-scale data (working title)

Curriculum vitae

Since 08/2018:
Research associate at the Chair of Empirical Economic Research, Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Kassel 

07/2018:
M.Sc. Economic Behavior and Governance, University of Kassel
Main focus: Econometrics, behavioral economics
Topic of Master's thesis: "On the relevance of income and behavioral factors for absolute and relative donations: A framed field Experiment"

05/2016-07/2018:
Student associate at the Chair of Empirical Economic Research, Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Kassel

07/2011-09/2014:
Banka Kombëtare Tregtare Sh.A. (Tirana),Credit Officer for Private Customers and SME

12/2010-06/2011:
Grant Thornton LLC (Pristina), Auditor

10/2006-06/2011:
B.Sc. Finance and Accounting, Universiteti i Tiranës

Teaching

Tutorial  for the lecture "Microeconometrics" (MA): SS 2019, University of Kassel

Conference talks

Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (2019), Workshop on Experimental Economics for the Environment (2019), Jahrestagung Verein für Socialpolitik (2018), World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists (2018), Nachwuchsworkshop Ausschuss für Umwelt- und Ressourcenökonomie des Vereins für Sozialpolitik (2018, 2019)