Richard Baldwin is a Professor of International Economics at the Graduate Institute in Geneva, President of the Centre for Economic Policy Research in London as well as the economic policy portal VoxEU.org. Richard also served as a senior staff economist for US President George Bush’s Council of Economic Advisors.
His latest book, The Great Convergence: Information Technology and the New Globalisation, was published by Harvard University Press in November 2016. He’s published in the areas of international trade, regionalism, WTO and economic geography. He wrote his Ph.D. at MIT and received honorary doctorates from the Turku School of Economics in Finland.