Professor - Harvard University and UNU-MERIT

Interests, Fields of Research: His research covers applied economics, in particular the areas of labor, migration and development. He is committed to the diffusion of research to policy and society, evidence-based policymaking and writes regularly in leading international media and advises governments, the European Commission and the World Bank on labor market and migration issues.


Klaus ZIMMERMANN on Tiwtter: @kfzimmermann



Labor Migration, EU Enlargement, and the Great Recession. (With M. Kahanec.) Springer. Berlin, et al. 2016.

A Roadmap to Vocational Education and Training in Industrialized Countries, Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2015, 68 (2), 314-337. (With W. Eichhorst, N. Rodríguez-Planas, R. Schmidl.)

International Handbook on the Economics of Migration. (With A. Constant.) Edward Elgar 2013; Paperback, 2015.

Is Germany the North Star of Labor Market Policy?, IMF Economic Review, 61 (2013), 702-729. (With U. Rinne.)

Youth Unemployment in Old Europe: The Polar Cases of France and Germany, IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2 (2013). (With P. Cahuc, S. Carcillo, U. Rinne.)

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