Márta Bisztray is a research fellow at the Research Center for Economic and Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences. Her research areas are international trade and empirical IO. She obtained her PhD degree from the Central European University in 2016. Previously, she was a scholarship student and then a researcher at the Regional Centre for Energy Policy Research in Budapest between 2007 and 2010. She also worked as a research assistant on the project ’Networks’ in the CEU MicroData research group between 2012 and 2017. In the Autumn of 2013 she was a visitor at the Centre for Economic Performance at LSE. She joined the Firms, Strategy and Performance Research Group in 2015.