Leonard Geyer



PhD (expected) in Social Sciences, Bamberg University (Germany)

M.Sc. in Political Economy of Europe, London School of Economics and Politicial Sciences (United Kingdom)


German (mother tongue), English, Spanish


Phone: +43 1 319 45 05-42
E-mail: geyer@euro.centre.org


Comparative political economy, (active) labour market policies, vocational education and training (VET), social investment policies, social dialogue and economic and social inequalities


Geyer, L. & Durazzi, N. (forthcoming). Social (investment) partners? Trade unions’ social investment policy preferences and their role in the politics of social investment in Europe. In: Palier, B., Häusermann, S. & Garritzmann, J. (Eds.), The World Politics of Social Investment.

Durazzi, N. & Geyer, L. (2020). Apprenticeships: a public option. Social-Europe.

Geyer, L., Danaj, S. & Scoppetta, A. (2020). The impact of COVID-19 on the posting of workers and their workplace safety. Research in the time of COVID-19. Vienna: European Centre

Danaj, S., Geyer, L., Cukut Krilić, S., Toplak, K. & Vah Jevšnik, M. (2020). From Bosnia and Herzegovina to Austria via Slovenia: Migration and Posting of Third Country Nationals in the EU. A Regional Case Study, European Centre Report. Vienna: European Centre.

Geyer L., Boehler C., Müllauer A., Kapferer E., Koch A. (2020) ASTAHG Alpine Space Transnational Governance on Active and Healthy Ageing – Report on the AHA Governance Model. Vienna: ASTAHG project / European Centre, 2020

Durazzi, N. & Geyer, L. (2019). Social inclusion in the knowledge economy: Unions’ strategies and institutional change in the Austrian and German training systems. Socio-Economic Review. https://doi.org/10.1093/soceco/mwz010

Scoppetta, A., Davern, E. and Geyer, L. (2019). Job carving and Job crafting. European Commission. ESF Transnational Platform. Brussels: European Commission, DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion.

Scoppetta, A. and Geyer, L. (2019). Socially innovative Entrepreneurship. Paper (on behalf of AEIDL/European Commission). Brussels: ESF Transnational Platform.

Núñez Ferrer, J., Durazzi, N., Geyer, L. & Thirion, G. (2016). Assessment of youth employment initiative. In-depth analysis for the European Parliament. 

Bussi, M. & Geyer, L. (2013). Youth guarantees and recent developments on measures against youth unemployment: a mapping exercise. ETUI Background Analysis.