Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Economist at the Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities (CFE)
Dr. Lukas Kleine-Rueschkamp is an Economist at the Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities (CFE) at the OECD, where he coordinates the empirical work and labour market analysis in the Local Employment, Skills and Social Innovation Division. At the OECD, Lukas has been managing projects on local skills development and employment policies, adult learning systems, the labour market integration of migrants and the drivers and effects of urbanisation. Before joining the OECD, Lukas worked in the private sector, for international organisations, and in academia. His research focuses on a wide range of topics in labour economics, development economics and regional development, including the impact of technology on jobs, the labour market integration of migrants, urbanisation, and the socio-economic relevance of political institutions in developing countries. He holds a B.Sc. in Economics at the University of Bonn, a Master of Philosophy and a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Oxford. Lukas speaks English, French, German and Spanish.