Fabian Braesemann

Research Fellow, Oxford Future of Real Estate Institute

Saïd Business School
University of Oxford
Park End Street


Fabian will be joining the Oxford Future of Real Estate Initiative as a Research Fellow in January 2019.

Fabian is currently a Data Scientist at the Oxford Internet Institute working on the Geonet and Big Data and Human Development projects. His research interest is on Internet Geography, Network Analysis and Big Social Data Mining. He has analysed the economic geography online labour markets, and data from online platforms such as Twitter, Wikipedia, or Stack Overflow. Broadly, Fabian’s research is on the statistical analysis of geo-tagged online data to understand global participation patterns in the digital knowledge economy. Moreover, he investigates online platforms on digital knowledge production to identify factors influencing the regional distribution of digital human capital.

Fabian holds a PhD in Economics from Vienna University of Economics and Business (2016). His doctoral research used statistical and data science methods to study concepts relevant for behavioural economics. He focused on a network analysis of behavioural economics articles, and on social capital and trust research.

Before joining the OII, Fabian worked as a Data Scientist at a Viennese based marketing company, where he applied statistical methods on customer data to optimise marketing efficiency of Austrian retail companies.