Prof. Dr. Jennifer Pédussel Wu

Ph.D. in Economics from UC Irvine, California and B.A. from Oberlin College.

Currently Professor of International Trade and Production, Berlin School of Economics (FHW Berlin).

Previously taught at American University of Paris, Ecole des Dirigeants et Créateurs d’Entreprises (EDC), Paris, University of Bonn, University of California, Irvine and Shanxi Agricultural University, Taigu, ShanXi, PRC.

From 2001-2005, was a Senior Fellow, Center for European Integration Studies (ZEI), Bonn, Germany, and have been a research associate with LEN Research Center, University of Nantes and OCRE – EDC, Paris.

Previous working experience includes positions as an economist with the National Income and Wealth Division, Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce, as a team member at Sabre Decision Technologies, Paris SNCF site, Research Assistantships with LARTA in Los Angles, Klemm Analysis Group, Inc., Washington, D.C., and at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, IL


Regional Economic Integration

International Trade

“A Database for Investigating Foreign Direct Investment and Regional Trade” (with Salmai Qari, Clark Banach and Behzad Azarhourshang), Institute for Political Economy Berlin, Working paper 94/2017.

“The effect of FDI on industry value-added: Evidence from China” (with Behzad Azarhoushang) in Truger, Achim, Hein, Eckhard, Heine, Michael, and Hoffer, Frank (Eds) Monetary Macroeconomics, Labour Markets and Development: Festschrift for Hansjörg Herr, Marburg: Metropolis-Verlag, 2016.

“The Federal Reserve as Lender of Last Resort During the Subprime Crisis-Successful Stabilisation Without Structural Changes” (with Hansjörg Herr and Sina Rüdiger), Journal of Economics and Political Economy, 3:2 2016.

“Immigrant Gender and International Trade: Its Relevance and Impact, " (with Harry P. Bowen),Harriet Taylor Mill-Institut für Ökonomie und Geschlechterforschung Discussion Paper 24, 04/2014

“Immigrant Specificity and the Relationship between Trade and Immigration: Theory and Evidence” (with Harry Bowen) Southern Economic Journal 2013, 80(2), 366–384.

“Measuring and Explaining Levels of Regional Economic Integration”, in De Lombaerde, Philippe (Ed.) Assessment and Measurement of Regional Integration, London: Routledge, 2006.

“Economic Integration in a Multicone World” (with Christian Martincus Volpe), ZEI Working Paper B07-2005.

“Trade Agreements as Self-Protection”, Review of International Economics, 13:3, 2005.