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dr. S. (Samira) Barzin

Assistant Professor
dr. S. (Samira) Barzin


Samira joined the Department of Economic Geography at the RUG in the summer of 2018 as an Assistant Professor. Her primary research focuses on topics at the nexus of Development Economics, Economic Geography, Industrial Organisation and Transport Economics. She is further particularly interested in issues of environmental economics, and international trade. Prior to starting at the RUG, Samira has completed her PhD studies at Imperial College London where she has researched the effects of infrastructure investments on firm dynamics and the distribution of economic activity across and within countries. She also holds a MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a M.A. (Honours) in Economics and Finance from the University of Aberdeen.

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Research Associate at Imperial College London
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