Michele Ruta



Michele Ruta is a senior economist in the Strategy and Policy Review Department of the IMF, where he works on trade and other external sector issues. He was a counsellor in the Research Division of the WTO between 2007 and 2013 and a Marie Curie Fellow at the European University Institute between 2004 and 2007. Michele has published in refereed journals such as the Journal of International Economics, the Journal of the European Economic Association, and the Journal of Public Economics, mainly on international/regional integration, and has been a lead author of the World Trade Report of the WTO between 2008 and 2013. He holds a PhD in economics from Columbia University (2004).

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