Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center
Arevik Gnutzmann-Mkrtchyan

Arevik Gnutzmann-Mkrtchyan

Research Fellow, Postdoctoral Fellow, Leibniz University of Hannover

 Arevik Gnutzmann-Mkrtchyan obtained her PhD in Economics from European University Institute in 2014 and holds degrees from Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona and Université Paris-1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (oint Master) and Bauman Moscow State Technical University (Bachelor).

She is currently a postdoctoral fellow at Leibniz University of Hannover.

She has previously held positions at the World Trade Organisation.

Arevik’s research is in the area of international trade and preferential trade agreements.

She presented at numerous international conferences and workshops.

Research interests:  international trade, regional integration, CIS economies.

Foreign languages: English, Italian, Spanish, French

Specialized software:  LaTex, LyX, SWP, Matlab, Stata, Mathematica, Maxima


Politicized Trade: What Drives Withdrawal of Trade Preferences? joint with Martin Gassebner.
Accepted for publication at Economics Letters.

The Silent Success of Customs Unions , joint with Hinnerk Gnutzmann.
Accepted for publication at Canadian Journal Of Economics.

Does Safeguards Need Saving? Lessons from the Ukraine – Passenger Cars Dispute , joint with Simon Lester.
World Trade Review, Vol. 16, Issue 2, April 2017, pp. 227-251.

Working papers:

Peeling Away the Layers: Impacts of Durable Tariff Elimination, joint with Christian Henn. Under revision 

The Cost of Borders: Evidence from the Eurasian Customs Union, joint with Hinnerk Gnutzmann.

The Trade Effect of GSP Removal: Evidence from Belarus, joint with Hinnerk Gnutzmann.

Determining Harmonised Trade Policy: Evidence from the Eurasian Customs Union