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Welcome! I am a Postdoc in Economics at the University of Basel.

My interests lie in health economics, labour economics, social insurance design and applied econometrics.

Please find my CV here, or get in touch by email.

I visited the Center for Labor Economics at the University of California, Berkeley, in spring 2022.

Before my doctoral studies, I worked as a research fellow in health economics at Unisanté.


I study how individuals respond to the economic incentives created by health insurance, unemployment insurance, and income taxation systems. Current topics include

In my research, I develop new causal identification designs derived from theoretical models, and implement them using large administrative or survey data.

Working papers

Work in progress




Véra Zabrodina

Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Basel

Peter-Merian Weg 6, 4002 Basel, Switzerland