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).
Articles by Michele Ruta:
Do capital controls deflect capital flows?
23 June 2014, 11209 reads
Measuring competitiveness in a world with global value chains
11 October 2013, 9096 reads
Global imbalances: What role for the WTO?
2 January 2013, 13358 reads
World food prices and protectionism
9 May 2012, 16364 reads
Resource trade: Policy and policy reform
21 April 2012, 8143 reads
Currencies and trade: Looking at the recent literature
13 November 2011, 13656 reads
Trade in natural resources and the WTO
4 August 2010, 14227 reads
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- Educated in America: College graduates and high school dropoutsHeckman, LaFontaine
- Eurozone breakup would trigger the mother of all financial crisesEichengreen
- Panic-driven austerity in the Eurozone and its implicationsDe Grauwe, Ji
- Debt, deleveraging, and the liquidity trap: A new modelKrugman