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[Photo: Holger BREINLICH] Prof Holger BREINLICH
Research Associate - Trade
Email: h.breinlich@lse.ac.uk
Room/Desk: 32L 2.27A  

University of Nottingham
Tel: 0115 95 15473
Email: Holger.Breinlich@nottingham.ac.uk
Personal WebSite WWW
Personal WebSite WWW

Expertise: International Trade, Regional Integration, Applied Econometrics


Holger Breinlich is a Research Associate in the Globalisation Group of the Centre for Economic Performance. He is also a professor at the University of Nottingham. His broad research interests are in the area of international trade and regional integration.


  • 2001 – 2006: PhD in Economics, London School of Economics (preliminary year at the University of Bonn, Germany)
  • 1996 - 2001: BSc/MSc Management and Economics, University of Mannheim, Germany
  • 1999 - 2000: Diplôme de l'ESSEC (MBA), ESSEC, Paris


  • Young Economist Award, European Economic Association Meeting 2006, for the paper “Trade Liberalization and Industrial Restructuring through Mergers & Acquisitions”
  • 2003 – 2006: Research Studentship, ESRC
  • 2001 – 2002: Stipend, German Research Foundation (DFK)

Affiliations/Professional activities with other institutions:

  • London School of Economics - Research Associate
  • University of Nottingham - Professor of Economics

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