As of October 2021 Thomas Schwab is Project Manager for the programme “Europe’s Future” at the Bertelsmann Stiftung. He analyses economic topics data-driven by employing data science and econometric methods. Before joining the Bertelsmann Stiftung, Thomas worked as a data scientist for a major Berlin based internet company and for a leading auditing and tax consulting firm. He studied economics in Vienna, Berlin and Mannheim. Thomas holds a Ph.D. from the University of Mannheim in the area of corporate taxation. You can find Thomas on LinkedIn and on Twitter @SchwabEcon.