Who are the professors ?
Program Director : Anne-Célia Disdier is professor at the Paris School of Economics 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.
Natalia Ramondo received her BA in Economics from Universidad de Buenos Aires in 1997, her MA in Economics from Universidad Torcuato di Tella in 2000, and her PhD in Economics from the University of Chicago in 2006. She was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Texas from 2006 to 2010, a Kenen Fellow at Princeton University in 2009-2010, and an Assistant Professor at Arizona State University from 2010 to 2013. In 2013, she became an Assistant Professor of Economics in the School of Global Policy and Strategy at the University of California, San Diego, and was promoted to tenured Associate Professor in 2017. She joined the Department of Economics at BU in 2020. Ramondo is a trade economist whose research is focused broadly on issues of globalization, particularly with respect to the role of multinational firms. Ramondo is part of a new wave of economists using quantitative models and detailed datasets to understand the welfare gains (and losses) from various forms of economic openness. Her research is theoretically rigorous, timely, and relevant for policy.
- Class taught during the programme : Multinational Firms and the Macroeconomy
- Webpage : https://sites.google.com/site/nataliaramondo/
Mathieu Parenti is professor at the Paris School of Economics and researcher at INRAE (French National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and the Environment). He is also 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 : Multinational Firms and Tax Havens
- Webpage : http://mathieuparenti.weebly.com
Sandra Poncet is professor at the Paris School of Economics and at the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. Her research focuses on the impact of the globalization process, particularly in terms of firm performance and local economic development. A significant part of her work focuses on China and uses firm-level data. She has been published extensively in academic journals such as Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of International Economics, Journal of Development Economics, World Development, and 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/fr/poncet-sandra/
Ariell Reshef is professor at the Paris School of Economics and CNRS research director at the Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne, University 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/fr/reshef-ariell
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