Ilias Livanos
Cedefop Expert, Department for Skills and Labour Market


Ilias Livanos is a Cedefop Expert, working at the Department for Skills and the Labour Market. Ilias has contributed to the development of Cedefop’s work on Skills Demand and Supply and is involved in a number of Cedefop’s project. Within the Skills Panorama Team, Ilias is responsible for the development of the quantitative content of the Explore Tool.

Ilias is an economist by training, with a PhD in Employment Research from the University of Warwick. His expertise is in the wider area of Applied Economics, and in particular in Labour Economics, Education Economics and Industrial Relations. His research activities focus on applied micro-econometrics using socio-economic datasets, such as the European Union Labour Force Survey. Ilias has published in various top ranked journals including: Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and SocietyRegional StudiesIndustrial and Economic Democracy, Journal of Economic StudiesEducation EconomicsApplied Economics Letters, Higher Education, the International Journal of Manpower, and the Journal of Labour Research.