Andreas Backhaus is a researcher at CEPS. He has obtained his PhD in Economics at LMU Munich, where he was a member of the Chair for Population Economics. His research papers examine the relationship between climate change and migration, the measurement of education in developing countries, as well as the historical determinants of human capital.
- Development Economics
- Migration and Climate Change
- Economics of Education
LanguagesGerman, English, French, Polish
This paper assesses the potential for skilled labor migration from sub-Saharan Africa to Europe. It utilizes representative surveys from Ghana and Kenya to shed light on the quality and distribution of skills in the labor markets of these countries.