Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Marieke Kleemans is an applied microeconomist with research interests in development economics and labor economics working on issues related to migration. She is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She received her Ph.D. from the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of California Berkeley.
Recent work by Marieke Kleemans
Evidence from Indonesia shows school construction improves labour and marriage market outcomes, and benefits are transmitted intergenerationally
Low-skilled natives tend to be most affected by low-skilled migrants, but are high-skilled natives most affected by high-skilled migrants?
Cities don't make workers (much) more productive, but productive workers move to cities