Lorenz Götte is a Professor for Economics at the University of Bonn. He received his PhD from the University of Zurich in 2001 after completing his undergraduate and graduate studies there. Lorenz is also a Professor and Provost’s Chair at the Department of Economics at the University of Singapore. Furthermore, he is a Research Network Fellow at CESifo, a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy in London, and a Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor in Bonn. Previously, Lorenz was a senior economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.