Christoph Meng is project manager at the Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA). He is in charge of different projects related to Tracer studies. He currently leads an international consortium carrying out a Pilot Tracer study in 8 European countries (www.EUROGRADUATE.eu). Christoph Meng graduated (magna cum laude) in Economics from the University of Zurich in 1997. In 1998 he obtained his Masters’ degree in International Economics at Maastricht University where he also obtained his PhD in 2006. His main research interests are the transition from school to work, determinants of drop-outs, the acquisition and role of competencies and gender-based wage-gaps.
Transition from school to work; Occupational careers; Tracer studies; School effects