Martin Schmitz Economics Vanderbilt

Martin B. Schmitz

I am a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Economics at Vanderbilt University.

My current research agenda is focused on examining how changes in knowledge access affect follow-on innovation.

My broader research fields are Applied Econometrics and Empirical Microeconomics. I am particularly interested in the Economics of Innovation, Urban Economics, and Economic History.

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I am on the job market and available for interviews at the ASSA 2023 Annual Meeting.