Prof. Dr. Simon Reif

Prof. Dr. Simon Reif

Professorship for Economics with a Focus on Health Care Markets

Curriculum vitae

Simon Reif studied Sociology and Economics at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, the University of Hull (UK) and at LMU Munich. He got his PhD from FAU in 2018 with a dissertation on “The Supply of Medical Services”. After his PhD he worked as a senior researcher at RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research in Essen and as a consultant for digital health startups. Since 2021 he is head of the research group Health Care Markets and Health Policy at ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research in Mannheim and since 2023 Professor of Economics with a focus on Health Care Markets at FAU.

His research is focused on health care market structures, the design of reimbursement schemes and digital health.

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