Robert Gold

Robert Gold is a researcher at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. Previously, he worked at the Max Planck Institute of Economics in Jena, where he also received his PhD. Robert’s research is on innovation economics, political economy, digitalization, and entrepreneurship. He is particularly interested in endogenous location factors in the context of globalization, digitalization effects on firm performance and entrepreneurship, and in the political economy of globalization and technological change. 

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Instrumental Variables and Causal Mechanisms

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Unpacking the Effect of Trade on Workers and Voters 

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From the Origins of Economic Ideas to the Challenges of Our Time

Event Plenary | Oct 21–23, 2017

INET gathered hundreds of new economic thinkers in Edinburgh to discuss the past, present, and future of the economics profession.