CfA: Summer Intern (m/f/d) at the ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research


The Research Department Economics of Innovation and Industrial Dynamics at the ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research is looking for a

Summer Intern (m/f/d)


  • Insights into applied microeconomic research with a focus on the Chinese economy
  • In particular, support in preparing and analysing microeconomic data
  • Analysis of China’s policy and institutional setting
  • Opportunity to attend seminars and develop own research ideas
  • Insights for 3 months (July 1 until September 30)


  • Enrolled student in economics, applied mathematics, computer science, or data science (your last exam must take place after the end of your internship at ZEW)
  • Excellent command of English and decent Chinese reading skills
  • Interest in working with large data sets and mining unstructured data
  • Good programming skills (especially Stata, R, Python)
  • Reliability and independent work

If interested, please upload your application (motivation letter, CV, a current transcript of records, and your enrollment certificate) via the online application form on our website.


For more information, please contact Philipp Boeing (e-mail:

ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
L7, 1 · 68161 Mannheim · Germany