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 and Editor-in-Chief of

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, has been translated into 6 languages.  His previous book, The Great Convergence: Information technology and the New Globalisation (2016), also translated into 6 languages, 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". 

Twitter handle is @BaldwinRE 

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