Main research interests
- Economics of Migration: effects on origin and destination countries, knowledge transfer
- Labour Markets impact of Globalization
- Economics of Innovation and Firm Performance
Alina Mulyukova joined the Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) and the interdisciplinary Kiel Centre for Globalization (KCG) as a PhD researcher in June 2020. She is a member of the Research Center Global Division of Labor and part of the research team in a new KCG Research Project on the Impact of Special Economic Zones on Inequality.
Alina studied Economics at Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich at a Master’s level and at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki at a Bachelor’s level. Before joining the Institute, Alina worked as a research assistant at the Center for Industrial Organization and New Technologies at ifo Institute and at Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition.
Her primary research interests are the economics of migration, labor market impacts of globalization as well as innovation economics and its impact on firm performance.