Wolfgang Stojetz

Senior Researcher at ISDC

Dr. Wolfgang Stojetz is a Senior Researcher at International Security and Development Centre and a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Economics at Humboldt-University of Berlin. Previously, he was a Predoctoral Research Fellow at Yale University and a Research Affiliate at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin).

Wolfgang’s primary research interests are the economic, social and institutional interactions of development and violent mass conflict. In his doctoral dissertation, he studied the causal impacts of wartime military service on long-term social behavior. The analysis draws on ten months of fieldwork conducted in Central Angola and makes use of primary quantitative data at the household, individual and partner levels.



Working Paper

Trust in the Time of Corona

WIDER Working Paper;2020/82

The global spread of COVID-19 is one of the largest threats to people and governments since the Second World War. The on-going pandemic and its counter-measures have led to varying physical, psychological, and emotional experiences, shaping not just public health and the economy but also...

Tilman Brueck & 3 others

12 October 2020