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Prof. Dr. Matthias Lücke
Senior Researcher and Member of the Management Board, The Kiel Institute for the World Economy
Phone +49 431 8814 497
Adjunct Professor, Kiel University
Current research topics
  • Impact of labor migration and remittances on migrants’ home countries
  • Natural resources and economic development

  • World trading system and trade policy concerns of developing and transition countries

  • Globalization, economic growth, and income distribution in developed and developing countries

Current teaching assignments:

  • CAU Kiel, WS 2015/16 - Lecture course (B.Sc.)with Classes: Economics of European Integration (in German)
  • CAU Kiel, SS 2016 - Seminar (B.Sc.): Economics of European Integration (in German)

All teaching assignments (pdf)

Policy support (pdf) for international organizations and national governments

Short biography

Since 2006Adjunct lecturer and adjunct Professor (since 2011), Kiel University
Since 2003Senior researcher, The Kiel Institute for the World Economy
     Since 2014      Member, Management Board
     2010-2014Program Coordinator for Education and Services
     2006-2009Management Coordinator for Economic Policy
     2003-2005Head of research team "Industrialization and International Trade"
2000-2003Senior Economist, European II Department, International Monetary Fund
1995-2000Head of research team "Industrialization and International Trade", The Kiel Institute for the World Economy
1987-1995Research Economist, The Kiel Institute for the World Economy
1992Dr. rer. pol. (Ph.D. equivalent), Gießen University
1985Diplom-Volkswirt (M.Sc. equivalent), Cologne University
1982-1983General course student, London School of Economics and Political Science (with a scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service)
1980-1985Scholarship, German National Scholarship Foundation
(Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)

Selected publications