Prof. Dr. Marcel Smolka

Prof. Dr. Marcel Smolka


+49 461 805 2586
Gebäude Madrid
MAD 125
Munketoft 3b
Post code / City
24937 Flensburg


Abteilung Internationale und Institutionelle Ökonomik
Professorinnen und Professoren
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Consultation hours

For the time being, office hours are offered online only. Prior registration required. Please contact Prof. Dr. Marcel Smolka directly via email.


No Title Type Semester
22PF08f VWL 2: Grundlagen der VWL - Makrökonomik Prüfung Autumn semester 2021
22SQ41f_a Economics of Globalization Vorlesung/Seminar Autumn semester 2021
22PF07f Economics 1: Fundamentals of Microeconomics Vorlesung/Übung Autumn semester 2021
22SQ41f_b Economics of Globalization Vorlesung/Seminar Autumn semester 2021
22W231f_a Regional Economics I (Lateinamerika) Seminar Autumn semester 2021
22PF18c Bachelor/Master Kolloquium Kolloquium Spring semester 2019

Short description

Marcel Smolka has been Full Professor for International Economics at Europa-Universität Flensburg since September 2019. Before joining Flensburg, he was an Assistant Professor in the Economics Department at Aarhus University (Denmark) since May 2014. Since 2018 he has also been a member of the CESifo Research Network in Munich.

After studying business administration and international economics in Essen, Tübingen and Madrid, he continued his studies at the graduate level in international economics (2009-2014) under the supervision of Professor Wilhelm Kohler. During his work on his PhD-Thesis, he spent two terms at the University College London (2013-2014). He was awarded a PhD in international economics from the University of Tübingen in April 2014 ("summa cum laude").

Marcel Smolka's research interests are within international economics, and especially international trade, multinational firms and migration. His research has been published in leading journals in economics including the Economic Journal, the Journal of International Economics and the Eurpean Economic Review.