Institute for International Economic Policy

International Trade Listing

Relevant Faculty and Areas of Expertise

Susan Aaronson, Associate Research Professor of International Affairs, PhD from Johns Hopkins
Expertise: Human rights, governance, and economic growth; global trade; global corporate social responsibility

Steve Charnovitz, Associate Professor of Law, JD from Yale University and MPP from Harvard University
Expertise: Trade law and labor and environmental standards, WTO dispute settlements

Maggie Chen, Assistant Professor of Economics and International Affairs, PhD from University of Colorado-Boulder
Expertise: International trade, foreign direct investment, regional trade agreements

Danny M. Leipziger, Professor of International Business, PhD from Brown University
Expertise: Development economics, international economic policy, macro and economic growth

Michael O. Moore, Professor of Economics and International Affairs, Director, International Trade and Investment Policy Program, and Director (2007-2009) of the Institute for International Economic Policy, PhD from University of Wisconsin-Madison
Expertise: U.S. trade policy, economics of antidumping, foreign direct investment

Joseph Pelzman, Professor of Economics and International Affairs, PhD from Boston College
Expertise: International trade, international trade law, trade liberalization, tax reform

Jennifer W. Spencer, Associate Professor of International Business and International Affairs and Director, Center for International Business Education and Research (GW-CIBER), PhD from University of Minnesota
Expertise: Knowledge spillovers from multinational enterprises, knowledge diffusion and knowledge sharing, international entrepreneurship, emergence of high technology industries

Steven Suranovic, Associate Professor of Economics and International Affairs , PhD from Cornell University
Expertise: International trade, international trade policy analysis, fairness in international trade

 

Upcoming Events

Research

IIEP Working Paper #32
Chen, Maggie X., "Regionalism in Standards: Good or Bad for Trade?", with Aaditya Mattoo (World Bank), August 2008 Published: Canadian Journal of Economics 41(3), August 2008, pp. 838-863

IIEP Working Paper #30
Suranovic, Steve, "Greed and Capitalism: A Source of Evil or Salvation?"

IIEP Working Paper #25
Chen, Maggie X., "Regional Economic Integration and Geographic Concentration of Multinational Firms"
European Economic Review, Volume 53(3), April 2009, pp. 355-375

IIEP Working Paper #17
Moore, Michael O., "Why Don't Foreign Firms Cooperate in U.S. Antidumping Investigations?: An Empirical Analysis" with Alan Fox (U.S. International Trade Commission)
Forthcoming in Review of World Economics

IIEP Working Paper #16
Chen, Maggie X., "Third Country Effects in the Evolution of Free Trade Markets" with Sumit Joshi (GWU) March 26th, 2009
Revise and resubmit at Journal of International Economics

IIEP Working Paper #15
Joutz, Frederick L., "Exploring the Link Between Oil Prices and Tanker Rates", with Angela Poulakidas (QCC-CUNY), August 26, 2008
Forthcoming in Maritime Policy and Management

IIEP Working Paper #9
Moore, Michael O., "Trade Liberalization and Antidumping: Is There a Substitution Effect?" with Maurizio Zanardi (ECARES and Tilburg University)

IIEP-Working Paper #2
Chen, Maggie X. and Michael Moore, "Location Decision of Heterogeneous Multinational Firms" February 2009 Published: Journal of International Economics, forthcoming

IIEP-Working Paper #1
Moore, Michael, "Does Antidumping Use Contribute to Trade Liberalization in Developing Countries?" with Maurizio Zanardi (ECARES and Tilburg University)
Canadian Journal of Economics Volume 42, No. 2, May 2009, pp. 469-495

Articles

Chen, Maggie X. and Michael O. Moore, "Location Decision of Heterogeneous Multinational Firms", Journal of International Economics.

Emran, M. Shahe with Forhad Shilpi, "Estimating Import Demand Function in Developing Countries: A Structural Econometric Approach with Applications to India and Sri Lanka," Review of International Economics.

Chen, Maggie X., "Regional Economic Integration and Geographic Concentration of Multinational Firms," European Economic Review, Vol. 53, No. 3, pp. 355-375, April 2009.

Chen, Maggie X., "Standards and Export Decisions: Firm-Level Evidence from Developing Countries" with Tsunehiro Otsuki and John S. Wilson, Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 501-523 (2008).

Aaronson, Susan, "On Righting Trade: Human Rights and the 2008 Elections," P D F icon World Policy Journal, Winter 2007/08, 19-28.

Chen, Maggie X., "Regionalism in Standards: Good or Bad for Trade?" with Aaditya Mattoo, Canadian Journal of Economics, August 2008, Issue 41(3), pp. 838-863.

Aaronson, Susan, "The World Trade Organization and Human Rights," World Trade Review, Novermber 2007, Vol. 6, #3, 413-449.

Aaronson, Susan, "A Match Made in the Corporate and Public Interest: Marrying Voluntary CSR Initiatives and the WTO," Journal of World Trade, June 2007, Vol. 41, No. 3.

Charnovitz, Steve, "The WTO's Environmental Progress," Journal of International Economic Law, September 2007.

Moore, Michael O. with Alissa Belotti, "Initiating U.S. Free Trade Partners: How Do Potential Partners Stack Up?" International Trade Journal, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 161-189, April 2007.

Moore, Michael O., "Antidumping Reform in the Doha Round: A Pessimistic Assessment" Pacific Economic Review, vol. 12, no. 357-379. August 2007.

Pelzman, Joseph with Amir Shoham, "WTO Enforcement Issues," Global Economy Journal, vol. 7, issue 1, pp. 1-25, 2007.

Aaronson, Susan, "Fair Trade? How Oxfam Presented a Systemic Approach to Globalization, Human Rights and Development," Human Rights Quarterly, November 2006, Vol. 28, No. 4, 998-1030.

Charnovitz, Steve, "Taiwan's WTO Membership and Its International Implications," Asian Journal of the WTO and International Health Law & Policy, September 2006.

Moore, Michael O., "U.S. Facts-Available Antidumping Decisions: An Empirical Analysis," European Journal of Political Economy, vol. 22, issue 3, pp. 639-52, September 2006.

Moore, Michael O., "An Econometric Analysis of U.S. Antidumping Sunset Review Decisions," Review of World Economics/Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, vol. 142, issue 1, pp. 122-50 2006.

Pelzman, Joseph with Amir Shoham, "De-linking the Relationship between Trade Liberalization and Reduced Domestic Fiscal Budgets: The Experience of the Israeli Economy: 1984-2005," Global Economy Journal,, vol. 6, issue 3, pp. 1-46 2006.

Sell, Susan "Intellectual Property and the Doha Development Agenda" Global Social Policy, vol. 6, issue 2, pp. 147-150, August 2006.

Aaronson, Susan, "Minding Our Business: What the US has Done and Can Do to Ensure that its Multinationals Act Responsibility," Journal of Business Ethics, June 2005, Vol. 59, 175-198.

Charnovitz, Steve, "Belgian Family Allowances and the Challenge of Origin-Based Discrimination," World Trade Review, March 2005.

Charnovitz, Steve, "An Analysis of Pascal Lamy's Proposal on Collective Preferences," Journal of International Economic Law, June 2005.

Moore, Michael O., "VERs and Price Undertakings under the WTO," Review of International Economics, vol. 13, issue 2, pp. 298-310, May 2005.

Moore, Michael O. "'Facts Available' Dumping Allegations: When Will Foreign Firms Cooperate in Antidumping Petitions?" European Journal of Political Economy, vol. 21, issue 1, pp. 185-204, March 2005.

Charnovitz, Steve, "Transparency and Participation in the World Trade Organization," Rutgers Law Review, Summer 2004.

Moore, Michael O. with Philippe Kohler, "Domestic Welfare Effects of Foreign Strategic Trade Policies," Journal of Economic Integration, vol. 18, issue 3, pp. 573-86, September 2003.

Sell, Susan "Trade Issues and HIV/AIDS" Emory International Law Journal 17:2, pp. 933- 954, Summer 2003.

Moore, Michael O., "Department of Commerce Administration of Antidumping Sunset Reviews — A First Assessment,"Journal of World Trade, vol. 36, issue 4, pp. 675-98, August 2002.

Sell, Susan "TRIPS and the Access to Medicines Campaign," Wisconsin International Law Journal, 20: 2, pp. 481-522, Summer 2002.

Sell, Susan "Industry Strategies for Intellectual Property and Trade: The Quest for TRIPS and Post-TRIPS Strategies", Cardozo Journal of International and Comparative Law, 10, pp. 79-108, 2002.

Sell, Susan "Post-TRIPS Developments: The Tension between Commercial and Social Agendas in the Context of Intellectual Property," Florida Journal of International Law Vol. 14, pp.193-216, Spring 2002.

Smith, Stephen C., with Edward Feasel and Yongbeom Kim, "Investment, Exports, and Output in South Korea: A VAR Approach to Growth Empirics," Review of Development Economics, vol. 5, issue 3, pp. 421-32, October 2001.

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