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Staff Biography

[Photo: Marcus BIERMANN] Dr Marcus BIERMANN
Associate - Trade
Email: M.Biermann@lse.ac.uk

Universite Catholique de Louvain
Email: marcus.biermann@uclouvain.be
Personal WebSite WWW

Expertise: International Trade


Marcus is a PhD student at the LSE. He joined the CEP as a member of the globalisation programme. His primary research field is international trade. His secondary research interests are economic history and finance.


  • MRes in Economics, LSE (2013)
  • MSc in Economics, LSE (2012)
  • BSc in Economics, University of Bonn (2011)

CEP Publications

CEP Discussion Paper
Trade and the Size Distribution of Firms: Evidence from the German Empire Marcus Biermann
October 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1450:
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JEL Classification: F14; F15

Tags: firm size distribution; firm heterogeneity; technology adoption; german empire