Kerstin Bernoth

Professor of Economics, Hertie School of Governance,

Kerstin Bernoth, is Professor of Economics at the Hertie School of Governance and Scientific Advisor to the board at the German economic think tank DIW Berlin. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Bonn and worked from 2004 to 2009 as a researcher in the economic policy and research department of De Nederlandsche Bank, the Central Bank of the Netherlands. Her research interests include empirical finance, monetary and fiscal policy and financial stability. Prof. Bernoth has published several articles in highly-ranked international journals. Her recent publications include the Journal of Banking and Finance (with Andreas Pick, 2011) and the Journal of International Money and Finance (with Jürgen von Hagen and Ludger Schuknecht, 2012).

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Instruments of a strategic foreign economic policy

Study for the German Federal Foreign Office produced by Bruegel, the Kiel Institute for the World Economy and DIW Berlin.

Georg Zachmann, Guntram B. Wolff, Marcel Fratzscher, Kerstin Bernoth, Gabriel Felbermayr, Niclas Poitiers, Alexander Sandkamp, Mia Hoffmann, Pauline Weil, Katrin Kamin, Malte Rieth, Jacqueline Dombrowski, Sebastian Horn and Karsten Neuhoff