Jens Wrona


► Short CV

Jens Wrona holds the chair for New Economic Geography and East Asia at the University of Duisburg-Essen, where he is affiliated with the Institut for East Asian Studies (IN-EAST) and the Mercator School of Managment (MSM). Moreover, Jens Wrona is a CESifo Research Network Member at the ifo Institut in München and an External Research Affiliate at the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE). He received his PhD in Economics from the Eberhard Karls University Tübingen in 2014, where he previously studied Economics and Japanese Studies. From 2015 to 2019 Jens Wrona was an Assistant Professor for International Economics at the Düsseldorf Institut for Competition Economics (DICE) at the Heinrich-Heine-University (HHU) Düsseldorf.

► Research Interests
  • Japanese Economy
  • International Economics
  • Regional Economics
  • Labour Economics
  • Development Economics


People · Personen      A - Z

Institute of East Asian Studies
Institut für Ostasienwissenschaften

IN-EAST School
of Advanced Studies

DFG Research Training Group
DFG Graduiertenkolleg


Academic Staff
Akademische MitarbeiterInnen

Administrative Staff

Visiting Research Fellows

Ehemalige MitarbeiterInnen

Contact _ Directions