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Jonathan Gescher
Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde
Schongauerstr. 9
04328 Leipzig

T. +49 341 600 55-158

Jonathan Gescher


Research Group: Mobilities and Migration
Department: Regional Geography of Europe

Short CV


Since March 2022: Researcher at the IfL

01/2020 – 02/2022: Student assistant at the IfL 

07/2018 – 06/2019: Student assistant at the Institute for Urban Development and Building Economics at the University of Leipzig

04/2020 – 2022: Study of Business and Economic Law (LL.M.)

10/2019 – 04/2022: International Area Studies (M.Sc.)

10/2016 – 07/2019: Study of Geography (B.Sc.)

10/2015 – 07/2019: Study of Economics (B.Sc.)

Research interests


Urban-rural migration, interconnectedness data, visualisations, regional economic development
Regional focus: Germany



Other publications

Gescher, Jonathan (2023)

The influence of public empolyment on private employment, wages and housing costs in German districts : am empirical analysis of public sector employment and local multipliers

Halle (Saale), Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg. XIV, 23 Seiten