Maike Hohberg

Current research

  • A bivariate copula GAMLSS for mixed ordinal and continuous data with applications to poverty dimensions (with Francesco Donat and Giampiero Marra)
  • coxlasso(): Regularized Cox frailty models for time varying covariates (with Andreas Groll)
  • Multiple imputation of censored breast cancer screening data with GAMLSS


  • Hohberg, M., Landau, K., Kneib, T., Klasen, S., Zucchini, W. (2018): Vulnerability to poverty revisited: Flexible modeling and better predictive performance. Journal of Economic Inequality. Link
  • Hohberg, M., Pütz, P., Kneib (2018): Treatment effects beyond the mean using distributional regression. In Proceedings of the 33th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling: July 16 – 20, 2018, Bristol, UK (Vol. 1).
  • Krüger, L., Hohberg, M., Lehmann, W., Dresing, K. (2018): Assessing the risk for major injuries in equestrian sports. BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine. Link
  • Hohberg, M., Landau, K., Kneib, T., Klasen, S., Zucchini, W. (2017): Enhancing predictive performance of vulnerability to poverty estimates. In Proceedings of the 32th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling: July 3 – 7, 2017, Groningen, Netherlands (Vol. 1).
  • Hohberg, M., Kneib, T., Sohn, A. (2017): Mehr als Durchschnittsstatistik. Eine kritische Einführung in Regressionsmethoden jenseits des Mittelwertes. In Maurer, A. und Schimank, U. (eds.): Perspektiven einer Pluralen Ökonomik, Springer VS: Wiesbaden. (in press)
  • Hohberg, M., Lay, J. (2015): The Impact of Minimum Wages on Informal and Formal Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from Indonesia. IZA Journal of Labor & Development (4): 14. Link

Working papers

  • Hohberg, M., Pütz, P., Kneib, T. (2017). Treatment Effects Beyond the Mean: A Practical Guide Using Distributional Regression. Link

Short C.V.

  • since 2015 University of Goettingen, Chair of Statistics, Research Assistant
  • 2018 University College London, Department of Statistical Science, Visiting Researcher
  • 2014 - 2015 University College London, Institute for Sustainable Resources, Doctoral Researcher
  • 2014 - 2015 The World Bank, Research Unit - Financial and Private Sector Development, consultant
  • 2013 - 2014 The World Bank, Environment Unit for Latin America and Caribbean Region, consultant and Carlo Schmid Fellow
  • 2012 - 2013 Student Research Assistant at the German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), at the University of Hagen, and at the University of Goettingen
  • M.A. International Economics, University of Goettingen and Delhi School of Economics, India
  • B.Sc. Economics and Business Administration, University of Passau and Universidad Cátolica de Córdoba, Argentina