Jeffrey Schott

Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics

Jeffrey J. Schott is Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington DC. He has also been a Visiting Lecturer at Princeton University (1994) and an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University (1986–88). He was a Senior Associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (1982–83) and an Official of the US Treasury Department (1974–82) in International Trade and Energy Policy. During the Tokyo Round of multilateral trade negotiations, he was a member of the US delegation that negotiated the GATT Subsidies Code.

Since January 2003, he has been a member of the Trade and Environment Policy Advisory Committee of the US government. He is also a member of the Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy of the US Department of State. He holds a BA degree magna cum laude from Washington University, St. Louis, and an MA degree with distinction in international relations from the School of Advanced International Studies of Johns Hopkins University.

Schott is the author, coauthor, or editor of many books on trade, including Economic Sanctions Reconsidered, 3rd edition (2007), Trade Relations Between Colombia and the United States (2006), NAFTA Revisited: Achievements and Challenges (2005), and Free Trade Agreements: US Strategies and Priorities (2004) as well as numerous articles on US trade policy and the GATT.

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CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey