Iulia Siedschlag

Associate Research Professor and Head of the Centre for International Economics and Competitiveness at Environmental Systems Research Institute

Iulia Siedschlag is Associate Research Professor and Head of the Centre for Internationalisation and Competitiveness at the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) in Dublin. She is Adjunct Professor at the Department of Economics and Research Associate of the Institute for International Integration Studies, Trinity College Dublin. She is Senior Scientist in the Knowledge for Growth Unit at the Institute for Prospective Technological Studies of the European Commission’s Directorate General Joint Research Centre (on leave from the ESRI). Her areas of expertise and publications centre on economic growth in open economies, international trade and investment, technological change, R&D and innovation. Her current research focuses on the links between internationalisation of R&D, innovation, productivity and employment growth. Iulia has been appointed to numerous international Expert Groups and provided policy advice to international organisations including the European Commission, the European Central Bank, the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, the Asian Development Bank Institute, and the World Economic Forum.