Stefan Hasenclever is a PhD candidate at the Hertie School of Governance since September 2017. His research interests are focused on monetary and international macroeconomics and applied econometrics. Stefan holds a M.Sc. in Economics from Freie Universität Berlin, a B.Sc. in Economics, and a B.A. in Social Science both obtained from Philipps Universität Marburg. In his master's thesis, Stefan analysed the effects of the Brexit referendum within a two-country open economy DSGE model. Previously, Stefan gained work experience at the Chair of Macroeconomics at Freie Universität Berlin, the Cologne Institute for Economic Research (IW), the KfW Development Bank local office in Mongolia, the KfW headquarter in Frankfurt, and at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) in Mannheim.