Prof. Dr. Ana Fernandes


Prof. Dr. Ana Fernandes Dozentin

  • Contact hours Monday morning
    Tuesday afternoon
  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    Business School
    Institut New Work
    Brückenstrasse 73
    3005 Bern


  • Research on Labor Markets, Gender, Policy, Development

  • Teaching: Microeconomics



  • Labor markets, gender, discrimination, experiemental economics

  • Identify reasons why the labor market paths of different groups in the population often strongly diverge (e.g. mothers/fathers, majority/minority)


  • Since 2012 Professor Bern University of Applied Sciences
  • Since 2013 Lecturer University of Fribourg
  • 2005 - 2012 Assistant Professor University of Bern, Department of Economics
  • 2004 - 2005 Visting Professor Stern School of Business, New York, USA
  • 1994-1999 PhD and MA in Economics University of Chicago
  • Referee for economics journals such as The Manchester School, Empirical Economics, European Economic Review, Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics
  • External reviewer for the Swiss National Science Foundation




Reducing Work After Childbirth: A causal estimate of long-run lost income

Grants for the organization of each of the three editions of the academic and policy conference "International BFH Conference on Discrimination in the Labor Market

Language skills and intercultural knowledge

  • English - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • Portuguese - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • French - Professional working proficiency
  • Spanish - Full professional proficiency
  • German - Elementary proficiency
  • Portugal
  • United States of America