Richard Baldwin

Editor-in-Chief of and ex-President of CEPR; Professor, Graduate Institute, Geneva; Associate Member, Nuffield College, University of Oxford

Richard Baldwin is Professor of International Economics at the Graduate Institute (Geneva), exPresident of CEPR, and Founder of, Associate Member of Nuffield College (Oxford).

In addition to his research and teaching, he advises governments and international organisations around the world on globalisation and trade policy issues.

In 1990-91 he served as a Senior Staff Economist for President George Bush's Council of Economic Advisors, having completed his PhD in economics at MIT with Paul Krugman (with whom he has published a half dozen articles).

His latest book is The Globotics Upheaval: Globalisation, Robotics and the Future of Work. His previous book, The Great Convergence: Information technology and the New Globalisation (2016), was listed among the Best Books of 2016 by the FT and Economists, was cited in 2017 by Lawrence Summers as one of the 5 most important books on globalisation ever, and was listed in 2017 by Microsoft CEO, Satya Nutella, as one the seven books you "need to lead smarter". 

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