Gideon Ndubuisi

PhD fellow

Research group(s):
1. Economics of Knowledge and Innovation
4. Governance and institutions
1. Economics of Knowledge and Innovation

Gideon Ndubuisi joined the UNU-MERIT in 2016 as a PhD Fellow. He has a BSc. in Economics from Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka (Nigeria) and a MSc. in Economics and Institutions from Philipps-University Marburg (Germany). Before joining the UNU-MERIT, he worked as a research intern for the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW), Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW), and the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) which are all situated in Germany.

Gideon's research interests include, Economics and Management of Innovation, Intellectual Property Rights (IPR), International Trade, Knowledge and Technology Transfers, and Industrial Policy. However, his doctoral thesis focuses on understanding whether the global trajectory toward stringent IPR protection offers any prospect for economic development.


Selected publications by Gideon Ndubuisi