m Ramin Dadašov works as a postdoctoral researcher for ANTICORRP at the Hertie School of Governance. He studied economics at the Universities of Magdeburg, Oslo, and graduated from the Freie Universität in Berlin. He received his doctoral degree in economics and social sciences from the RWTH Aachen University. Before coming to Hertie, he worked as research and teaching associate in the International Economics Unit at RWTH Aachen University. His research interests span the fields of political economy and international economics. His dissertation papers deal with determinants of institutional quality in developing countries and especially focus on the influence of financial globalization. Some of his co-authored papers are already published in internationally renowned academic journal including: Economics & Politics, Review of International Economics, Economics of Governance.