Bianca Willert

I am a PhD-Student/Research Assistent at the Chair of International Economics, University of Rostock, Germany.

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My research interests include Labor Economics, Economic Development, Applied Econometrics, Economic History and International Trade.

Bianca Willert

Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals

Working Papers

  • Willert, Bianca (2021): Modern Slavery – An Empirical Analysis, Thünen-Series of Applied Economic Theory, No. 167. Download

  • Forced Labor and Slavery (2021): A Demand-Sided Model, mimeo, University of Rostock

  • Willert, Bianca (2016) : How Intermediates Trade affects the Formation of Free Trade Agreements: A study analyzing Pairwise Trade Flows of 70 Countries, Thünen-Series of Applied Economic Theory, No. 147. Download

Short CV (download full CV)

  • Since May 2016: University of Rostock - Research Assistant/PhD-Student

  • Oktober 2015: JKU Linz, Austria - Master of Science in Economics

  • February 2013: JKU Linz, Austria- Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics with focus on Economics

Presentations at Conferences and Workshops

  • 33. European Annual Conference of the European Association of Labour Economists (EALE), September 2021 (Online)

  • 23. Annual Conference of the International Network for Economic Research (INFER) jointly with the Lisbon School of Economics and Management, September 2021 (Online)

  • Virtual 96. Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International (WEAI), July 2021 (Online)

  • Virtual International Conference of the Western Economic Association International (WEAI), March 2021 (Online)

  • 22. Annual Conference of the International Network for Economic Research (INFER) jointly with the Centre d'Economie de Paris Nord (University Paris 13), December 2020 (Online)

  • 13. RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics, TU Dortmund University, Dortmund (Germany), February 2020

  • 18. Finanzwissenschaftliches Seminar, WZB Berlin (Germany), November 2019

  • 94. Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International (WEAI), San Francisco (USA), July 2019

  • 21. Annual Conference of the International Network for Economic Research (INFER), Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels (Belgium), June 2019

  • 15. International Conference of the Western Economic Association International (WEAI), Keio University, Tokyo (Japan), March 2019

  • 19. Annual Conference of the European Trade Study Group (ETSG), European University Institute und University of Florenz, Florenz (Italy), September 2017

  • 44. Annual Conference of the European Association for Research in Industrial Economics (EARIE), University of Maastricht, Maastricht (Netherlands), August 2017

  • 5. PhD Workshop in Economics, Universidade do Minho, Braga (Portugal), June 2017

  • 19. Göttinger Workshop "Internationale Wirtschaftsbeziehungen", Georg-August-Universität, Göttingen (Germany), February 2017

Summer Schools & Meetings

  • Forthcoming: 7. Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences, August 2022

  • Paris School of Economics: DEVELOPMENT - Inequality, Social Interactions and Institutional Dynamics, June 2018

Popular Scientific Presentations

  • 72th Interregional Meeting of the "Frauenbrücke Ost-West" (Warnemünder Herbstforum), Rostock (Germany), October 2017

Teaching

Master

  • Econometrics (Summer Term 2016 - 2021)

  • Labour Market Economics (Winter Term 2016/17 - 2019/20)

Bachelor

  • Globalisation of the Economy (Winter Term 2016/17 - 2021/22)

  • Empirical Economic Research (Summer Term 2020)

  • Population Economics (Winter Term 2020/21 - 2021/22)