Daniel Pollmann is a PhD student in the Department of Economics at Harvard University and a research affiliate at the Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA). Prior to joining Harvard in 2011, he obtained bachelor’s and master’s degrees in econometrics from Maastricht University, and also spent a semester at the University of California, Berkeley. While in Maastricht, Daniel worked as a research assistant at ROA and was involved in different projects related mainly to economic preferences and occupational sorting. In addition, he wrote his master thesis on the impact of risk attitudes on career choice at ROA. His current interests lie in labor economics and microeconometrics.