Anna Reuter

Anna Reuter is a member of the Research Training Group “Globalization and Development” in Göttingen and is associated to the chair of Development Economics/CeMIS at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen under supervision of Prof. Dr. Sebastian Vollmer. She holds a Master degree from the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen in Development Economics. In the course of her studies she visited the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen and was tutor and student assistant at the chair of Development Economics/CeMIS. As a PhD candidate, she visited the Syiah Kuala University in Banda Aceh (Indonesia) for a research cooperation on mental distress. Her research interests include Intra-household decision-making, Health Economics, Education and Gender roles.


  • BA Economics and Political Science (Georg-August Universität Göttingen)
  • MA Development Economics (Georg-August Universität Göttingen)

Research Interests

  • Development Economics
  • Intra-household decision-making
  • Health Economics
  • Education
  • Gender roles

Current work / Ongoing Projects / Projects

  • Mental Distress in Aceh, Indonesia. Joint work with Prof. Dr. Sebastian Vollmer and Dr. Marthoenis

Previous Work Experience

  • Student assistant at the chair of Development Economics/CeMIS (04/2015-01/2016 and 07/2016-09/2017)
  • Tutor for Microeconomics I (Summer Semester 2014)
  • Tutor for Preparatory Course in Mathematics (10/2013)

Publications /Peer-reviewed journal articles

  • Deichmann, Uwe; Reuter, Anna; Vollmer, Sebastian; Zhang, Fan. 2018. Relationship between energy intensity and economic growth: new evidence from a multi-country multi-sector data set. World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8322.


  • Stata (advanced)
  • ODK (intermediate)
  • R (basic)
  • LaTeX (basic)
  • GIS (basic)


  • Summer Semester 2018: Why Nations Fail (BA)


  • ERASMUS+ grant for a PhD visit at the Syiah Kuala University in Banda Aceh, Indonesia (November 2017 - March 2018)


  • German
  • English


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