Dr. Silke Klinge

Silke Klinge has been working in the field of policy consulting since 2009. In late 2012, she became CEO of the IPE. Her fields of expertise are empirical public finance and applied microeconometrics.


After graduating from a double-degree program between the University of Mainz (Germany) and Paris-Nanterre (France), she did her PhD at the department of economics in Mainz. She has been teaching at the University Mainz, Saarland University, the University of Zurich (UZH), the University of Applied Sciences in Mainz as well as the University of Applied Sciences (HTW) Saar. Her teaching focus are methods of microeconometric data analysis.