Christoph Eder

HiCN Working Papers Series


The Long-lasting Shadow of the Allied Occupation of Austria on its Spatial Equilibrium

Christoph Eder,  Martin Halla

As a consequence of World War II, Austria was divided into four different occupation zones for 10 years. Before tight travel restrictions came into place, […]


Missing Men: World War II Casualties and Structural Change

Christoph Eder, 

A shock to the sector composition of the local labor market can affect long-run economic development of a location. Because structural change ultimately shifts labor […]


Displacement and Education of the Next Generation: Evidence from Bosnia and Herzegovina

Christoph Eder, 

In this paper, I study how displacement of parents during a violent conflict affects investment in their children’s’ education years later. Using ethnic division during the […]