Frederik Parton studied International Economics at the University of Paderborn and graduated with a Master of Science degree in 2009.
After completing his studies, he was initially employed as a project manager at the Regionalmarketinginitiative Münsterland e.V., where he implemented the "Regionales Entwicklungskonzept Münsterland".
From 2012 to 2018, Mr. Parton worked as a research assistant at the Chair of Applied Statistics and Empirical Social Research at the FernUniversität Hagen. His research focus was the economic application of Generalized Autoregressive Score Models.
Since April 2018 he is working at the GWS’s department for Economic and Social Affairs.
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Projects of Frederik Parton
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Our figure of the month 08/2022: A development against the trend: growth in the number of apprentices for the occupation of plant mechanic for sanitary, heating, and air-conditioning technology in the last decade
Both the German government's heat pump offensive and the sharp rise in energy prices due to Russia's war against Ukraine are currently boosting demand for heat pumps and solar thermal systems…
Our figure of the month 05/2022: Strong increase in timber prices due to rising global demand, supply bottlenecks and trade embargoes
Forestry and sawmills benefit
After both raw wood prices and industrial producer prices for wood in Germany stagnated for years or declined from mid-2018 to the end of 2020, they have since…