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Behzad Azarhoushang

PhD in Political Economy
University of Kassel
Behzad Azarhoushang earned a PhD in Political Economy from the University of Kassel in 2017, with a research project on the effects of foreign direct investment in the industrial sector on regional inequality in China. Since 2014, he has lectured on strategic management, business administration, international economics & finance, macroeconomics, and German & EU economy at the Berlin School of Economics and Law, CIEE Berlin, and at the Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin. Between 2015-2017 he worked for the Institute for International Political Economy Berlin, where he created a database for investigating foreign direct investment and regional trade, and carried out research on Sino-German trade and for the Iran Chamber of Commerce. He has published analyses on foreign direct investment in China, global value chains and multinational companies, and industrial policies.  

Dr. Behzad Azarhoushang
Political Economy
Email: b.azarhoushang[at]berlin.bard.edu