MSc International Political Economy, London School of Economics, 2016-2017, Dissertation: “India’s External Economic Liberalization & the Politics of Public Good Provision in Indian States” (Distinction)
MSc International Economic Policy, Science Po Paris, 2015-2016
BA Political Sciences, Sciene Po Paris, 2012-2014
BSc Economics, Université de Lorraine, 2012-2014
International Political Economy, Development Economics, Georgetown University, 2014-2015
Consultancy, OECD SME Policy Index: Eastern Partnership Countries, Chapter "Market Access: Technical Regulation and Standards"
Junior Researcher, German Development Institute (DIE), Postgraduate Program, 09/2017-09/2018
Visiting Researcher, Dr. Bruno Dorin, Center for Social Sciences & Humanities (CSH), New Delhi, 07/2016-08/2016
Research Assistant, Professor Nita Rudra, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 06/2015-08/2015
IGC SBG Evidence fund grant for "Stronger together: a randomized controlled trial to help female-led SMEs export to sub-Saharan Africa"
GIZ funding for Stronger together: a randomized controlled trial to help female-led SMEs export to sub-Saharan Africa"
PTB funding for developing an indicator of firms' quality infrastructure capacity
International Growth Lab research meeting webinar series 2020. “Helping SMEs Climb the Quality Ladder but how?” discussed by Ana Goicoechea (The World Bank Group). To access the video, please follow this link: https://www.innovationgrowthlab.org/recordings
EURAS 2021 "Economic rules and innovation in a globalising economy: Do regulation and standards affect innovation differently?", joint work with Knut Blind
KITZ Workshop on Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Berlin Development Economics workshop presented "The role of gender for the allocation of public contracts: Evidence from a quasi-experimental analysis in Costa Rica"
Pre-conference doctoral workshop on economic development "Teaching SMEs product quality control for international trade"
Green Industrial Policy in lecture series “Sustainable Innovation” (TU Berlin, Chair of Innovation Economics): slides
Quality Infrastructure, Trade and Development in lecture series “Quality Infrastructure Management” (TU Berlin, Chair of Innovation Economics)
The role of gender in the allocation of public contracts in Costa Rica. Work with the support of Anna Lena-Gerke (Bachelor thesis completed in July 2020) and Yami Vargas Guevera (Master thesis, on-going).
Helping SME’s climb the quality ladder but how? Joint research with Amira Bouziri (Mediterranean School of Business (MSB), Tunis) in the framework of a development cooperation project between the Ministry of Industry and SMEs and the Physikalisch Technische Bundestanstalt (PTB). AEA Social Sciences Registry, DEval RIE database
How to attract firms to participate in government support programs? Work in collaboration with Téo Firpo (Nesta, Technical University Berlin and Humboldt University Berlin).
Cultivating micro-multinationals: a randomized controlled trial to help SME export via e-commerce Joint work with Amira Bouziri, Fabian Scheifele and Teo Firpo in Tunisia. DEval RIE database
Stronger together: a randomized controlled trial to help female-led SMEs export to sub-Saharan Africa Joint work with Amira Bouziri, Fabian Scheifele and Teo Firpo in Tunisia. DEval RIE database
Measuring the invisible: the Quality Infrastructure (QI) index for firms Joint work with Amira Bouziri and Ulrich Harmes-Liedtke
Adela Marian, Florian Anselm Münch, Elena Ammel, Niels Ferdinand, Saurabh Kumar. "Technical requirements in public auctions to make solar plants shine", January 2022, DOI: 10.48481/iass.2022.004<http://dx.doi.org/10.48481/iass.2022.004>
Blind, K., Münch, F. and Wurster, S. “Access to Markets: Standards and Regulations” in OECDet al. (2020), SME Policy Index: Eastern Partner Countries 2020: Assessing the Implementation of the Small Business Act for Europe, SME Policy Index, European Union, Brussels/OECD Publishing, Paris, doi.org/10.1787/8b45614b-en.