Julia Bredtmann is head of the research group „Migration und Integration" at RWI. She received her PhD from the Ruhr University Bochum in 2013. Before joining RWI in 2015, she was a visiting researcher at Aarhus University.
Her research interests are in the area of labor and migration economics, with a focus on the integration of immigrants and the consequences of immigration for receiving countries.
She is a research fellow at the Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) and the Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM). Her work has been published in renowned, international journals such as ILR Review, Labour Economics and Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.