Who Are the Professors ?
Program Director: Anne-Célia Disdier is Professor at PSE since 2011 and INRAE senior researcher. She has also been a Consultant for the OECD, the UNCTAD and the World Bank, and a Post-doc fellow with the Centro Studi Luca d’Agliano, within the CEPR Research Training Network “‘Trade, Industrialization and Development”. In 2011 she won the INRA Young Researcher Award. She has published papers in many journals, including American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Canadian Journal of Economics, European Economic Review, Health Economics, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of International Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Review of International Economics, or The World Bank Economic Review. Her research focuses on modelling international trade, and measuring the impact of NTMs, with a particular reference to agriculture.
Arnaud Costinot is Professor of Economics at MIT. He received his B.S. from Ecole Polytechnique in 2000, his M.A. from Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in 2001, and his Ph.D. from Princeton University in 2005. Professor Costinot has received numerous awards including the Prix Edmond Malinvaud, the Kiel Excellence Award in Global Economic Affairs, and an Alfred P. Sloan Research fellowship. He is a Fellow of the Econometric Society, a Faculty Research Associate for the National Bureau of Economic Research and a Research Fellow for the Center for Economic Policy Research. He also serves on the editorial boards of the American Economic Review and the Journal of International Economics. Specializing in international trade, he has published the American Economic Review, Econometrica, the Journal of Political Economy, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, and the Review of Economic Studies. His current research focuses on trade policy and the measurement of the welfare gains from trade.
- Class taught during the programme: International trade and new quantitative approaches
- Webpage: https://economics.mit.edu/faculty/costinot
Mathieu Parenti is Professor at Université Libre de Bruxelles, a Research Fellow at the European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and a Research Fellow at the Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). He has received his PhD from the Paris School of Economics (Université Paris 1) in 2012. He is Associate Editor at the Economic Journal. His fields of research are International Trade and International Corporate Taxation. He has published in leading journals such as Econometrica, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of International Economics, and Journal of Economic Theory. His recent papers focus on trade agreements as well as tax optimization strategies by multinational firms.
- Class taught during the programme: Large firms in the global economy
- Webpage: http://mathieuparenti.weebly.com
Sandra Poncet is Professor at PSE and at University Paris Sorbonne 1. His research focuses on the impact of the globalization process, particularly in terms of firm performance and local economic development. A significant part of his work focuses on China and uses firm-level data. Her work has been published extensively in academic journals such as Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of International Economics, Journal of Development Economics, World Development, World Bank Economic Review. Her current research projects examine how multinational firms adjust to the growing pressure they face in terms of responsible sourcing.
- Class taught during the programme: Impact of trade liberalization: Measurement issues
- Webpage: https://www.parisschoolofeconomics.eu/en/poncet-sandra/
Ariell Reshef is Professor at PSE, at CNRS Researcher Director at the Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne, and Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. Until January 2016 he was an Associate Professor (with tenure) at the University of Virginia. He obtained his Ph.D. in economics from New York University in 2008. His research interests focus on income distribution – in particular, the relationship of labor markets with global trade, technological change, and regulation. His work lies at the intersection of International Trade, Labor Economics, and Macroeconomics. He has published papers in leading journals such as The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Development Economics, Canadian Journal of Economics and has written several policy articles, including a book on Job Polarization in France. His current research projects examine structural change of employment and evolution of productivity in France, how the spread and deepening of global value chains (GVCs) affect the labor share, and this interacts with automation, and the long run evolution of the legal services sector in the United States.
- Class taught during the programme: Trade and Income Distribution
- Webpage: https://www.parisschoolofeconomics.eu/en/reshef-ariell
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