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I am Professor at the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) at Heinrich-Heine University
My research spans the areas of international, regional, labour, and public economics.

Recent media and policy contributions

Winners and losers from globalisation - regional policy

Hilfe für Wettbewerbsverlierer - Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung  (23.9.2017)
Das geteilte Land - Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung (28.2.2018)


Making Globalisation Work for Everyone - World Trade Organization (WTO), Geneva
Jens Suedekum with Stefan Löfven (PM Schweden), Roberto Azevedo (WTO director) and Guy Ryder (ILO director)

Robots and jobs - Labour market effects of new digital technologies 

German robots haven't caused job losses - Our research covered by World Economic Forum 
[Original paper] - [@VOX-EU most read 10/2017] - Press coverage in more than 15 countries

Germany's current account surplus and the European monetary union

Germany - Current Economic Debates - Bundesbank & International Monetary Fund   (18.1.2018)

Panel discussion with Maurice Obstfeld, Clemens Fuest, Jens Suedekum & Guntram Wolff

What are the Secrets of the German Economy? freakonomics 

Protektionismus und der deutsche Exportüberschuss - makro, 3Sat 

         "Crisis of Globalization"
Berlin, 21. March 2018

DICE, May 11-12, 2018      

Recent academic publications

Trade and Manufacturing Jobs in Germany  (with Wolfgang Dauth and Sebastian Findeisen)
American Economic Review (Papers & Proceedings), 2017, Vol. 107 (5)   (pdf

Spatial Frictions (with Kristian Behrens, Giordano Mion and Yasusada Murata)
Journal of Urban Economics, 2017, Vol. 97 (1): 40-70.     (pdf

Relational Contracts and Supplier Turnover in the Global Economy 
(w. Fabrice Defever, Christian Fischer)
Journal of International Economics, 2016, Vol. 103 (1): 147-165. 


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