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Dr. Lina Zwick

Head of the Board Staff and Research Coordinator

Dr. Lina Zwick

Since 2016, Lina Zwick has headed the staff of the Board of Directors, which supports the Board of Directors in all administrative and strategic matters. In her role as research coordinator, she is particularly responsible for the institute's internal strategy process and its implementation and is the contact person for EU Horizon projects. She is also the coordinator of the RWI Research Network.

From 2009 to 2016, Lina Zwick was an assistant to the Board of Directors of RWI and a research assistant in the division "Macroeconomics and Public Finance". In 2015, she completed her doctoral thesis on "International Capital Flows" under the supervision of Christoph Schmidt at the Ruhr-University of Bochum. She studied economics with a focus on macroeconomics, international economic relations as well as finance and banking at the Ruhr-University of Bochum.

Research Interests

Macroeconomics, International Trade

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Dr. Lina Zwick

RWI - Leibniz-Institut für
Hohenzollernstraße 1-3
D - 45128 Essen

Phone: +49 (201) 8149-266
Fax: +49 (201) 8149-200