Prof. Dr. Toman Barsbai

Topics: Emerging Markets & Developing Countries, Globalization, Migration

Toman Barsbai - Kiel Institute


Main research interests

  • International Migration, Development, Political Economy, Preferences and Norms, Culture

Toman Barsbai is a Senior Researcher at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. He studies the causes and consequences of international migration and the origins and economic implications of preferences and norms around the world. He has advised various governments on migration polices and teaches courses on the methods of impact evaluation, economics of migration, and development economics.

Past Events


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    Kiel Institute (IfW Kiel)


    Development of cargo volumes in Red Sea (most important maritime trade route Europe↔Asia) is striking. After briefly closing the gap between expected & actual freight volumes, cargo traffic is now falling back again, following the trend of the weak phase of the past months. 2/2