Kiel Institute for the World Economy, University of Kiel
Holger Görg is Professor of International Economics at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy, and the University of Kiel, Germany, since 2008. He is also affiliated with GEP, Nottingham and IZA. Before joining Kiel he was on the staff at the University of Nottingham (2000 – 2008), the University of Ulster at Jordanstown and University College Cork. He completed a Ph.D. in Economics in 1999 at Trinity College Dublin. His research interests are in empirical international trade and industrial organisation focusing in particular on the activities of multinational companies, foreign direct investment, and international outsourcing. He has published widely in international journals. Prof. Görg has also worked as consultant for, among others, The World Bank, European Commission, UN Economic Commissions for Europe and Africa, Inter-American Development Bank, and various governments.