Professor and CEO, Institute of Labour Economics (IZA), Bonn
Hilmar Schneider is CEO of the Institute of Labour Economics (IZA), Bonn, and honorary professor at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg. Between 2013 and 2016, he was CEO of the Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research after having served 12 years at IZA as Director of Labor Policy. Besides labour policy, his main research emphases comprise problems of social protection, wage policy and demography. His most important publications include papers on the labour market effects of replacement wages. He has also been active as a member of various advisory boards of the German government.