Klaus F. Zimmermann

President at Global Labor Organization (GLO), Co–Director of POP (Center for Population, Development and Labour Economics) at United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology, Professor (em.) at University of Bonn

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http://www.klausfzimmermann.de/kontakt/
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@kfzimmermann
ORCID
0000-0003-2804-5692
Klaus F. Zimmermann is President of the Global Labor Organization (GLO) and Co–Director of POP (Center for Population, Development and Labour Economics) at UNU – MERIT, Maastricht. He is Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Population Economics; Honorary Professor at the Free University of Berlin, Maastricht University, the Renmin University of China, Beijing, and the Shanghai Lixin University; Full Professor of Economics at Bonn University (em.); Member of the Leopoldina, the German National Academy of Sciences, and of the Academia Europaea, the European Academy of Sciences, and of the Regional Science Academy; Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR); and a Fellow of the European Economic Association; He was awarded the Distinguished John G. Diefenbaker Award 1998 of the Canada Council for the Arts, and the Outstanding Contribution Award 2013 of the European Investment Bank (EIB Prize 2013). John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow, Harvard University, 2016; Rockefeller Foundation Policy Fellow 2017; Australian Eminent Research Scholar Award 2017; EBES Fellow Award 2018 of the Eurasia Business and Economics Society. His former positions, among many others, include Managing Editor of Economic Policy; Programme Director for "Human Resources" and "Labour Economics" of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR); Founding Director of the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA); and President of the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin).