Marco Helm

Dr. oec. HSG

Economist at the Swiss Competition Commission (COMCO)

Lecturer at the University of St. Gallen (HSG)


Working Papers:

Democracy, Trade and Protectionism during Global Systemic Crisis (2009-2013) (with Darya Gerasimenko), 2015.

Estimating the (causal) Effect of Trade Liberalization on Exit, 2013.

Trade Liberalization and Growth: Plant Level Evidence from Switzerland (with Stefan Buehler and Michael Lechner), 2011.


Firm Growth in the Course of Mergers and Acquisitions (with Dirk Burghardt), Small Business Economics: An Entrepreneurship Journal, Vol. 44(4), 2015, pp. 889-904.



Last update: October 2015