Frank Bickenbach

Topics: China, Europe, Foreign Direct Investments, Innovation


Main research interests

  • Foreign Direct Investment
  • Structural Change
  • Innovation in China
  • EU-China relations
  • Institutional Economics

Frank Bickenbach studied economics at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn (degree: Diplom-Volkswirt) and at the London School of Economics and Political Sciences. He joined the Kiel Institute for the World Economy in 1993. Currently, he is Deputy Head of Research Center “International Trade and Investment” and a Senior Researcher of Research Center “Innovation and International Competition”. His research focuses on foreign direct investment, innovation and structural change with a focus on China and the EU.