Michele Ruta is a senior economist in the Strategy and Policy Review Department of the IMF, where he works on trade and capital flows 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 policy agreements, and has been a lead author of the World Trade Report of the WTO between 2008 and 2013. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from Columbia University (2004).
Articles by Michele Ruta:
Measuring competitiveness in a world with global value chains
11 October 2013, 7136 reads
Global imbalances: What role for the WTO?
2 January 2013, 11211 reads
World food prices and protectionism
9 May 2012, 14840 reads
Resource trade: Policy and policy reform
21 April 2012, 7362 reads
Currencies and trade: Looking at the recent literature
13 November 2011, 11422 reads
Trade in natural resources and the WTO
4 August 2010, 12900 reads
Holmes, McGrattan, Prescott
Beck, De Haas, Ongena