PhD Supervisor & Co-Supervisor: Cédric Tille and Joelle Noailly
Expected completion date: 2022
Laura is a PhD candidate in International Economics and a research assistant for the project “Financing Investments in Clean Technologies” at the Centre for International Environmental Studies. Her main research interests lie at the intersection of macroeconomics, finance and environmental economics. Laura has co-founded the Women in Econ Léman initiative, which seeks to empower women and other under-represented groups in economics through workshops and mentoring. She is currently a summer intern at the IMF (2021) and was a trainee at the ECB (2016) and an intern at DIW Econ (2015) in the past.
Relevant Publications and Works
Nowzohour, Laura, and Livio Stracca. "More than a Feeling: Confidence, Uncertainty, and Macroeconomic Fluctuations." Journal of Economic Surveys 34.4 (2020): 691-726.
Academic Work Experience
Research Assistant for the project “Financing Investments in Clean Technologies” at the Centre for International Environmental Studies
(2021) Summer intern at the IMF
(2016) Trainee at the ECB
(2015) Intern at DIW Econ
Fellowships, Grants and Awards
NBER Economics of Innovation in the Energy Sector
Geneva 2030 Ecosystem Microgrant