Lukas Schweiger obtained a graduate degree in Political Science at the University of Vienna and is currently finishing a programme in Business Administration. He has also worked and studied in a number of different countries, such as Canada, Iceland and Sweden. He became interested in the ideas of liberty at an early age by questioning the extensive role government plays in peoples lives. He has been a leading figure in organisations like the Austrian Liberal Students Forum (LSF), the Liberal Youth Association in Sweden (LUF) and the European Liberal Youth (LYMEC). He is interested in a broad spectrum of topics related to classical liberalism, but particularly in free-market environmentalism and monetary policy.