Who are the Professors?
Programme Director: Anne-Célia Disdier - Prof. Disdier is Senior Researcher at the Paris School of Economics, INRA since 2011. She was researcher at the Public Policy lab’ of the INRA since 2009. She has also been and Consultant for the OECD, Trade and Agriculture Directorate, 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 Journal of International Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Review of International Economics, The World Bank Economic Review, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Canadian Journal of Economics, Health Economics, Journal of Comparative Economics. Her research focuses on modelling international trade, and measuring the impact of NTMs, with a particular reference to agriculture.
Maria Bas is Professor of economics at the Université Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne, and the Director of the Master 2 International Trade. She received her PhD from Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales and Paris School of Economics in 2008. She did her Post-doctoral studies at Penn State University and London School of Economics before joining the Centre d’Etudes Prospectives et d’Informations Internationales (CEPII, Paris) from 2009 to 2015. She joined the University of Paris 1 in 2015. She has written numerous micro-econometric studies on the effects of trade integration on firm performance. She has published papers in Journal of International Economics, Review of International Economics, The World Bank Economic Review, Journal of Development Economics. Her recent works focus on the determinants of trade elasticities, the effects of globalization on local labor markets and product quality and trade.
- Class taught during the programme: Advanced methods for firm level trade data
- Webpage: https://sites.google.com/site/basmaria80/research
Mathieu Parenti is a Professor at Université Libre de Bruxelles, a research fellow at the European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and a research affiliate 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 Economic Journal. His fields of research are International Trade and Industrial Organization. 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: Trade policy
- Webpage: http://mathieuparenti.weebly.com/
Ariell Reshef is an Associate Member of the Paris School of Economics and a CNRS researcher (Directeur de Recherche) at the Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne, 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, compensation in the financial sector, 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/
Yoto V. Yotov is a Professor of Economics at Drexel University and a Research Professor at the ifo Institute, Munich. His research contributions in the area of trade policy analysis with the gravity model of trade appear in leading economic journals including The American Economic Review, The Journal of International Economics, and The International Economic Review. Professor Yotov has consulted for the World Trade Organization, World Bank, European Commission, United Nations, U.S. government, and Canada’s government. He wrote “An Advanced Guide to Trade Policy Analysis: The Structural Gravity Model” (published by UN and WTO) and taught intensive gravity courses at many universities, international organizations, government agencies, and think tanks around the globe. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Boston College.
- Class taught during the programme: Quantitative Policy Analysis with the Structural Gravity Model of Trade
- Webpage: https://yotoyotov.com/
Contents - International Trade