Prof. Dr. Xenia Matschke, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Xenia Matschke Ph.D.

Chair of International Economic Policy

Tel. +49 651 201-2742 
Email: matschkeuni-trierde
Office hours by appointment


Current University Administrative Service

[Translate to Englisch:] Prof. Dr. Xenia Matschke


Contributions to journals with peer review process

The CAFTA-DR Free Trade Agreement – Analyzing its effects in a modern gravity framework. 
International Economics and Economic Policy, vol. 20, 27-93. Joint with Juan René Rojas Rodriguez. doi 10.1007/s10368-022-00551-8

Keep that mask on. Will germans become more like east asians? Humanities
and Social Sciences Communications, vol. 9, article 44, 2022. Joint with Marc Oliver

Stock Market Reactions to COVID-19 lockdown: A global analysis. Finance
Research Letters, 2021. Joint with Matthias Scherf and Marc Oliver Rieger.
doi: 10.1016/

Policy and Politics: Trade adjustment assistance in the crossfire
Canadian Journal of Economics, vol. 54(2), 2021. Joint with Christopher Laincz and Yoto Yotov.
doi: 10.1111/caje.12504

Kisses, Handshakes, Covid-19 - Will the Pandemic Change Us Forever?
Review of Behavioral Economics, vol. 8, pp. 25-46. Joint with Marc Oliver Rieger.

Vertical Industry Linkages and the Location of Foreign Direct Investment in Poland
Eastern European Economics. vol. 57, 2019, Joint with Martin Bresslein and Andrzej Cieslik

Trade Liberalization and Environmental Taxation in Federal Systems.
Scandinavian Journal of Economics, vol. 118, pp. 150-167, 2016. Joint with Per Fredriksson.

U.S. Multinationals and Preferential Market Access. Review of Economics and Statistics, vol. 97, pp. 839-854, 2015. Joint with Emily Blanchard.

A dynamic Model of Birth and Death of Enterprises in Germany. Betriebswirtschaftliche Forschung und Praxis, vol. 66, pp. 86-103, 2014. Joint with Henryk Gurgul, Pawel Zajac, and Manfred J. Matschke.

Antidumping as Strategic Trade Policy und Asymmetric Information. Southern Economic Journal, 2013, vol. 80, pp. 81-105, 2013. Joint with Anja Schöttner. 

Home Bias in US Beer Consumption.
Pacific Economic Review, vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 525-534, 2012. Joint with Rigoberto Lopez. 

Trade policy in majoritarian systems: the case of the U.S.
Canadian Journal of Economics, vol. 44, issue 2, pp. 607-626, 2011. Joint with Per Fredriksson and Jenny Minier.

Fundamentals of functional business valuation.
B.E. Journal of Business Valuation and Economic Loss Analysis, vol. 5, issue 1, article 7, 2010. Joint with Manfred J. Matschke and Gerrit Brösel.

Do labor market imperfections increase trade protection? A theoretical investigation.
B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy: Topics, vol. 10, issue 1, article 50.

Environmental policy in majoritarian systems.
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, vol. 59, pp. 177-191, 2010. Joint with Jenny Minier and Per     Fredriksson.

Funktionale Unternehmensbewertung im Lichte der Vertragstheorie.
Betriebswirtschaftliche Forschung und Praxis, vol. 61, pp. 388-402, 2009.

Costly revenue-raising and the case for favoring import-competing industries.
Journal of International Economics, vol. 74, pp. 143-157, 2008.

Food protection for sale.
Review of International Economics, vol. 14, pp. 380-391, 2006. Joint with Rigoberto Lopez.

Do labor issues matter in the determination of U.S. trade policy? An empirical reevaluation.
American Economic Review, vol. 96, pp. 405-421, 2006. Joint with Shane Sherlund.

Tariff and quota equivalence in the presence of asymmetric information.
Journal of International Economics, vol. 61, pp. 209-223, 2003.

State preferences and the provision of public goods.
Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik, vol. 223, pp. 712-718, 2003.

Are there election cycles in wage agreements? An analysis of German public services.
Public Choice, vol. 114, pp. 103-135, 2003.

On the impact of import quotas on a quantity-fixing cartel in a two-country setting.
Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik, vol. 219, pp. 438-457, 1999.

Handbook Articles (refereed)

Lobbying and Trade Protection. In: Mause, K., Polk, A. (eds) The Political Economy of Lobbying. Studies in Public Choice, vol 43. Springer, Cham.

Lobbyismus und Handelsprotektion. Published in Polk, A; Mause, K. (eds.): Handbuch Lobbyismus, Wiesbaden 2022,

Political Economy of Protection. Published in Hamilton, J.H. (ed.): Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Economics and Finance, Oxford 2021, doi: 10.1093/acre-fore/9780190625979.013.322.

New Trade Theory. Published in Reinert, K.A. and R.S. Rajan (eds.): Princeton Encyclopedia of the World Economy, Princeton and Oxford 2009, pp. 829–833.