Kathrin Wernsdorf, M.Sc.

Doctoral Student and Junior Research Fellow

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research

+49 89 24246-582
kathrin.wernsdorf(at)ip.mpg.de

Areas of Interest:

Economics of Innovation, Economics of Science, Digitization

Academic Résumé

Since 10/2019
Junior Research Fellow at Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research)
Doctoral Candidate at the LMU Munich Graduate School of Economics, Graduate Programme ‘Evidence-Based Economics’

08/2018 - 10/2018
Internship, Deutsche Bundesbank (Department: Financial Stability), Frankfurt am Main

01/2018 - 01/2019
Research Assistant, Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research)

10/2017 - 09/2019
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Economics, LMU Munich

06/2016 - 08/2016
Internship, Barclays Bank (Department: Risk Analytics), London

03/2015
Spring Insight Programme, Barclays Bank, London

09/2014 - 06/2017
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Economics, University of Mannheim

Honors, Scholarships, Academic Prizes

09/2020
Nomination for EPIP 2020 Young Scholar Award in Economics/Management

07/2014
Award of the German Mathematics Association

10/2012
Award for High Academic Achievements and Excellence in Physics, Chemistry and Scientific

Mathematics of Lester B. Pearson High School Montréal, Canada

Presentations

11.12.2020
ICT, Collaboration, and Science-Based Innovation: Evidence from BITNET
Joint PhD Workshop on Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Competition
Location: online (Mannheim)


07.10.2020
Time for Progress: Does Demand Trigger Innovation?
EBE Research Strategy Seminar
Location: online (Munich)


11.09.2020
The Impact of BITNET on Inventors
EPIP 2020
Location: online (Madrid, Spain)


07.09.2020
Time for Progress: Does Demand Trigger Innovation?
Research Seminar, Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition
Location: online


27.07.2020
The Value of Unpublished Projects
LMU Innovation Workshop
Location: online (Munich)


04.03.2020
The Value of Unpublished Projects
Research Seminar, Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition
Location: Zugspitze


25.11.2019
The Impact of BITNET on Inventors
LMU Munich Innovation Workshop
Location: Munich


03.09.2019
The Impact of BITNET on Inventors
Research Seminar, Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition
Location: Tutzing


14.03.2019
Digitization and Firm Innovation: Does the Degree of Digitization Exert A Different Influence on Product Innovation and Process Innovation?
IWH Halle
Location: Halle

Courses

Summer 2020
Multinational Firms
Tutorial (Bachelor)
Location: LMU Munich


Summer 2020
Competition and Regulation Policy in the Digital Economy
Seminar (Bachelor)
Location: LMU Munich