Iris Klinker has been working at SEO Amsterdam Economics since October 2020. She started as a student assistant and has been a junior researcher at the Labor cluster since September 2021.
In 2020, Iris completed het bachelor’s degree in econometrics at the University of Amsterdam. During her bachelor she studied at Fudan University in Shanghai for five months. Here she took master courses about the Chinese economy. She wrote her bachelor’s thesis about the gender inequality in starting wages and wage growth. In addition to her work at SEO, Iris is currently pursuing her master’s degree in econometrics with a specialization in Data Analytics at the University of Amsterdam. She is expected to complete this degree in August 2022.
Recent publicationsThe causal effect of paternity leave on the gender earnings gap: evidence from the Netherlands