Anna Walter is a behavioural economist with practical experience of applying theory to real-world problems. She holds the position of a researcher at IHS' Competence Center for Behavioural Economics, Insight Austria and pursues a PhD at the Vienna University of Business and Economics Vienna (WU).
She studied at the renowned Maastricht University where she graduated cum laude with a Masters in Economics and Psychology (Human Decision Science). After her studies, Anna Walter got accepted to the highly selective Innovation Training at the Hasso Plattner Institute in Potsdam, where she gained her certification in Design Thinking. With her work, Anna Walter bridges gaps between disciplines. She believes it takes both scientific rigor and creativity to tackle societal challenges most effectively.
Before joining the IHS and insight austria, Anna Walter worked in the fields of Marketing and Consulting. She also spearheaded research on educational decision-making processes at the reputable Centre for Education and the Labor Market (ROA) in Maastricht.
Walter, A. (2020). Testing Theories for Public Good Contributions. Speaker at the University of Vienna, (November 3, 2020), Austria.
Walter, A. (2019). Human Decision Science for Design Thinkers. Speaker at the Hasso Plattner Institute, School for Design Thinking, (July 9, 2019), Germany.