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CISSM Global Forum - Will America Trigger a Global Trade War?

Thursday, February 23, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:15pm
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Uri Dadush is a senior fellow at the OCP Policy Center and non-resident scholar at Bruegel, based in Washington, DC. He is also principal of Economic Policy International, LLC, providing consulting services to the World Bank and to other international organizations as well as corporations.

He teaches courses on globalization and on international trade policy at the OCP Policy School and at the University of Maryland School of Public Policy. Dadush works mainly on trends in the global economy and on how countries deal with the challenge of international integration through flows of trade, finance and migration.

His recent books include “WTO Accessions and Trade Multilateralism” (with Chiedu Osakwe, co-editor), “Juggernaut: How Emerging Markets Are Transforming Globalization” (with William Shaw), “Inequality in America” (with Kemal Dervis and others), “Currency Wars” (with Vera Eidelman, co-editor) and “Paradigm Lost: The Euro in Crisis”. He was previously director of the International Economics Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and, at the World Bank, director of international trade, as well as director of economic policy and director of the Development Prospects Group. Based previously in London, Brussels and Milan, he spent 15 years in the private sector, where he was president of the Economist Intelligence Unit, group vice president of Data Resources, Inc. and a consultant with McKinsey and Co. His columns have appeared in leading publications such as the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, Foreign Affairs and L’Espresso.

Location: 
1203 Van Munching Hall