Economist in the Department of Macroeconomics
Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) – Member of the Leibniz Association
- analyzing current economic situation and forecasting economic developments in the Central and Eastern European countries
- adjustment processes in the Central and Eastern European candidate countries in preparation for EU accession
- reforms of the EU policies (in particular structural funds policy) and the effects on the EU enlargement towards the East
Martina Kämpfe works in the Department of Macroeconomics, analysing business cycle and economic transition of the new EU member states and Russia. Since 2014, German foreign trade is another field of her research.
Martina Kämpfe studied eastern European languages and literature (Russian and Polish studies) at the Humboldt University in Berlin, as well as economics at the Higher School of Economics in Berlin. She then worked as a translator and documentalist. At IWH, she was a member of the Department of Middle and Eastern Europe from 1992 to 2005.