Christina Langer is an Associate who joined the Center for International Development’s Growth Lab in February 2020. She is a PhD student at the Chair of Economics, esp. Macroeconomics at the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt in Germany. Christina studied economics at the University of Regensburg (Germany) and the University of Southern Denmark and holds a Master’s degree in economics (Master of Science with Honors). Her Master’s course of study is part of the University of Regensburg’s "Honors" program and an elite graduate program belonging to the Elite Network of Bavaria. Her research interests cover the fields of empirical labor and educational economics with a special focus on the labor market effects of technical change and the German apprenticeship system.