Prof. Dr. Matthias Lücke

Topics: European Union & Euro, Globalization, International Trade, Migration, Europe

Matthias Lücke - Institut für Weltwirtschaft (IfW) / Kiel Institute for the World Economy


Main research interests

  • Policies for refugee protection and immigration
  • Impact of labor migration and remittances on migrants' home countries
  • World trading system and trade policy concerns of developing and transition countries
  • Natural resources and economic development

Matthias Luecke is a senior researcher and member of the Management Board at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy and an adjunct professor at Kiel University. He studied economics at Cologne and London (LSE) and was a senior economist at the International Monetary Fund from 2000 to 2003. His research and teaching focus on migration, development, international trade, and European integration. He has been a consultant for various national governments and international organizations.


Ökonomik der europäischen Integration: Vorlesung und Übung (Wintersemester); Blockseminar (Sommersemester). Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel. For details please see - CAU Kiel