Profile
Laura Nowzohour

Laura Minu Nowzohour

Research Assistant, Centre for International Environmental Studies
PhD Researcher in International Economics
Areas of expertise
  • International macroeconomics and finance
  • Growth

PhD Thesis

 

PhD Supervisor & Co-Supervisor: Cédric Tille and Joelle Noailly

Expected completion date: 2022

 

Profile

 

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.

 

Research Interests

 

  • Macroeconomics

  • Environmental Economics

  • Growth

 

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 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

 

Links

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