Nuno Limão

Professor in the Economics Department, University of Maryland; Research Fellow at NBER and Kiel Institute for the World Economy

Nuno Limão, is a Professor at the University of Maryland Economics Department and a Research Fellow of the National Bureau of Economic Research, and the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. Professor Limão, received his BS.c. from the London School of Economics and his PhD from Columbia University. His primary research and teaching interests are in international trade, trade policy, and political economy.

His research integrates theoretical and empirical work to examine a variety of issues, such as how governments choose among redistribution policies, the determinants of trade policy and trade agreements, the interaction between preferential and multilateral trade liberalisation, the effects of trade costs and geographic location. His recent work focuses on the effects of policy uncertainty on firm decisions and its implications. For more information see:

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