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Birgit Elisabeth Meyer

Dr. Birgit Elisabeth Meyer MSc.
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CV

2017
Expert on Trade and Investment (Short Term Consultant) at UNIDO
since 2017
External Research Fellow at Kiel Centre for Globalization, Kiel, Germany
2016
Researcher at Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Kiel, Germany
since 2016
Assistant Professor at the Institute for International Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business
2014
Visiting Researcher at Helmut-Schmidt-University Hamburg
2013
Research Analyst (Short Term Consultant) at the World Bank, Waschington DC, USA
2013-2016
Teaching and Research Assistant, University of Kiel, Germany
2011-2016
PhD Programme in Quantitative Economics, University of Kiel
2009-2011
Master of Science in Economics, University of Bonn, Germany
2007-2008
Studies in Economics and Asian Business Studies, University of Tampere, Finland
2005-2009
Bachelor of Science in Management and Economics, University of Paderborn, Germany

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Awards and Honors

2017
Fakultätspreis (faculty award) for the best dissertation in 2016 at the faculty of Business, Economics, and Social Science at the University of Kiel
2012-2016
Scholarship of the Oluf-Rieke-Foundation
2011-2012
Doctoral Scholarship of the University of Kiel

Classifications

Expertise

  • Applied Econometrics
  • Development Economics
  • International Economics

Activities

Membership in scientific association
  since 2014 - Verein für Socialpolitik (German Economic Association)
Reviewer for a scientific journal
  2018 - The World Economy
  2017 - Applied Economics Letters
  2017 - The World Economy
  2017 - German Economic Review
  2017 - Review of World Economics
  2016 - World Development
  2016 - Applied Economics Letters
  2016 - Economic Letters
  2016 - Review of World Economics
  2015 - Applied Economics Letters
  2015 - Canadian Journal of Development Studies
  2015 - Economic Letters
  2014 - Journal of International Relations & Development
Invitation to Research Seminar
  2019 wiiw - FIW-wiiw Seminars in International Economic
  2018 WU - Internal Research Seminar in Economics
  2016 WU - Internal Research Seminar in Economics
  2016 Kiel Institut für Weltwirtschaft - Lunch-Time Seminar in International Economics
  2015 University of Luxembourg - Seminar at the Centre for Research in Economics and Management
  2014 Kiel Institut für Weltwirtschaft - Lunch-Time Seminar in International Economics
Reviewer for an international conference
  2018 - European Trade Study Group - Referee for the Best Paper Award
  2017 - European Trade Study Group - Referee for the Best Paper Award
  2017 - Arnoldshain Seminar
  2016 - Spring Meeting of Young Economist
  2015 - Spring Meeting of Young Economist
Research and Teaching Stay
  2018 Kiel Institute for the World Economy - Research Stay
Attendance scientific meeting (Conference etc.)
  2018 UNIDO - Global Value Chains and International Cooperations on Industrial Capacity
  2018 Kiel Centre for Globalization - KCG Workshop “Economic and Social Consequences of Global Value Chains”
  2017 University of Vienna - Talk - Annual Conference of the Verein für Socialpolitik (German Economic Association)
  2017 University of Florence and European University Institute - Talk - Annual Conference of the European Trade Study Group
  2017 UNIDO and KCG - Talk - Developing Inclusive and Sustainable Global Value Chains in the Digital Age
  2017 UNIDO - Talk - Expert Group Meeting on Global Value Chains and International Cooperations on Industrial Capacity with a Focus on China, South-East and South Asian Countries
  2016 University of Nottingham, United Kingdom - Talk - Dynamics, Economic Growth and International Trade XXI Conference
  2016 University of Bari - Talk - 7th International Conference on Economics of Global Interactions: New Perspectives on Trade, Factor Mobility and Development
  2016 UNIDO - Talk - Vienna Investment Conference: Quality FDI, Growth and Development
  2016 Georg-August-University Göttingen - Talk - Göttinger Workshop on International Economics
  2016 Aalto University and VATT Institute - Talk - Annual Conference of the European Trade Study Group
  2015 University of Münster - Talk - Annual Conference of the Verein für Socialpolitik (German Economic Association)
  2015 University Duisburg-Essen - Talk - Ruhr-Graduate-School Doctoral Conference in Economics
  2015 Ghent University, Belgium - Talk - Spring Meeting of Young Economists
  2015 Georg-August-University Göttingen - Talk - Göttinger Workshop on International Economics
  2014 Technical University Dortmund - Talk - Ruhr-Graduate-School Doctoral Conference in Economics
  2014 LMU Munich and Ifo Institute - Talk - Annual Conference of the European Trade Study Group
  2014 Aarhus University and Kiel Institute for the World Economy - Talk - Aarhus-Kiel Workshop
  2013 Aarhus University and Kiel Institute for the World Economy - Talk - Aarhus University and Kiel Institute for the World Economy

Publications

Journal article

2018 Donaubauer, Julian, Glas, Alexander, Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2018. Disentangling the impact of infrastructure on trade using a new index of infrastructure. Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv (Review of World Economics). (Details)
2016 Donaubauer, Julian, Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2016. A New Global Index of Infrastructure: Construction, Rankings and Applications. World Economy 39 (2), 236-259. (Details)
  Donaubauer, Julian and Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth and Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2016. Aid, Infrastructure, and FDI: Assessing the Transmission Channel with a New Index of Infrastructure. World Development 78 S. 230-245. (Details)
  Hühne, Philipp, Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2016. Democracies cooperate more: even where it threatens to bite? Applied Economics Letters 23 (11), 812-815. (Details)
2015 Hühne, Philipp and Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth and Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2015. Does Aid for Trade from the North promote South-South trade? Applied Economics Letters 21 (17): S. 1230-1233. (Details)
2014 Hühne, Philipp and Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth and Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2014. Who Benefits from Aid for Trade? Comparing the Effects on Recipient versus Donor Exports. The Journal of Development Studies 50 (9): S. 1275-1288. (Details)

Chapter in edited volume

2015 Hühne, Philipp and Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth and Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2015. Aid for trade: assessing the effects on recipient exports of manufactures and primary commodities to donors and non-donors. In: Handbook on the Economics of Foreign Aid, Hrsg. B. Mak Arvin and Byron Lew, S. 141-161. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. (Details)
2014 De Rosa, Donato and De Paiva Dias, Mariana Iootty and Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2014. Economic Structures. In: Diversified Development: Making the Most of Natural Resourcse in Eurasia, Hrsg. Indermit S. Gill and Ivailo Izvorski and Willem van Eeghen and Donato De Rosa, S. 139-188. Washington DC: The World Bank. (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2017 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2017. How deep is your love? Innovation, Upgrading and the Depth of Internationalization. European Trade Study Group, Florence, Italien, 14.09-16.09. (Details)
  Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2017. How deep is your love? Innovation, Upgrading and the Depth of Internationalization. Developing Inclusive and Sustainable Global Value Chains in the Digital Age, Kiel, Deutschland, 18.09-19.09. (Details)
  Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2017. Product Mix and Foreign Ownership: Evidence from India’s Investment Liberalization. Annual Conference of the Verein für Socialpolitik (German Economic Association), Wien, Österreich, 03.09-06.09. (Details)
2016 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2016. Product Mix and Foreign Ownership: Evidence from India’s Investment Liberalization. Dynamics, Economic Growth and International Trade XXI Conference , Nottingham, Großbritannien, 01.09-02.09. (Details)
  Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2016. Product Mix and Foreign Ownership: Evidence from India’s Investment Liberalization. Annual Conference of the European Trade Study Group , Helsinki, Finnland, 08.09-10.09. (Details)
  Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2016. Product Mix and Foreign Ownership: Evidence from India’s Investment Liberalization. Vienna Investment Conference: Quality FDI, Growth and Development, Wien, Österreich, 14.09-15.09. (Details)
  Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2016. Product Mix and Foreign Ownership: Evidence from India’s Investment Liberalization. 7th International Conference on Economics of Global Interactions: New Perspectives on Trade, Factor Mobility and Development , Bari, Italien, 05.09-06.09. (Details)
2015 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Donaubauer, Julian, Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2015. Aid, Infrastructure, and FDI: Assessing the Transmission Channel with a New Index of Infrastructure. Annual Conference of the Verein für Socialpolitik (German Economic Association), Münster, Deutschland, 06.09.-09.09. (Details)
2014 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Donaubauer, Julian, Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2014. Aid, Infrastructure, and FDI: Assessing the Transmission Channel with a New Index of Infrastructure. Annual Conference of the European Trade Study Group, München, Deutschland, 11.09-13.09. (Details)

Research report, expert opinion

2017 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2017. Integration into Global Value Chains and Innovation Activities of Indian Firms. Wien:UNIDO. (Details)
2013 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Görg, Holger. 2013. Economic Mass, Geography and Economic Policy: Implications of Gravity Models for Eurasian Trade. Washington, DC:World Bank. (Details)

Media report

2016 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Donaubauer, Julian, Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2016. Aid-financed infrastructure promotes foreign direct investment. (Details)
2014 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Donaubauer, Julian, Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2014. The crucial role of infrastructure in attracting FDI. (Details)
  Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Hühne, Philipp, Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2014. Who benefits from aid-for-trade? (Details)
2013 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Hühne, Philipp, Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2013. Entwicklungshilfe primär im Eigeninteresse der Geberländer? Das Aid-for-Trade Programm unter der Lupe. (Details)
  Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Nunnenkamp, Peter, Hühne, Philipp. 2013. Who benefits from aid-for-trade? . (Details)

Dissertation

2016 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2016. Aid, Trade and Foreign Direct Investment. Dissertation, University of Kiel. (Details)

Unpublished lecture

2019 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Donaubauer, Julian, Glas, Alexander, Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2019. The Impact of infrastructure on trade and FDI using a new index of infrastructure. FIW-wiiw Seminars in International Economics, wiiw, 28.01.19 (Details)
2018 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth, Donaubauer, Julian, Glas, Alexander , Nunnenkamp, Peter. 2018. Disentangling the impact of infrastructure on trade using a new index of infrastructure. Internal Research Seminar Department of Economics, WU, 16.01.18 (Details)
  Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2018. How deep is your love? Innovation, Upgrading and the Depth of Internationalization. Seminar, Unido, Unido, 01.01.18 (Details)
2017 Meyer, Birgit Elisabeth. 2017. Integration into Global Value Chains and Innovation Activities of Indian Firms. Expert Group Meeting on Global Value Chains and International Cooperations on Industrial Capacity with a Focus on China, South-East and South Asian Countries at UNIDO, Wien, 04.09.17 (Details)

Projects

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