I am a Professor of Economics at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey. Prior to moving to Rutgers University I was a professor at State University of New York, Stony Brook, New York. I am a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts. I received my PhD from Stanford University in 1988.
I have published numerous articles in leading journals and books. Two of my articles have received “best article of the year” by the journals in which they were published. A number of my articles have been featured as the lead articles in the issues in which they were published.
I have lectured in conferences and seminars around the world, including the World Trade Organization, the European Union, the World Bank, the U.S. Federal Reserve, the World Trade Institute, the CATO Institute, the American Enterprise Institute, United Nations, Stanford University, Princeton University, New York University, and many others.
My research has been featured in The New York Times, The Economist, Bloomberg News, and Investor's Business Daily.
I received the Rutgers University FAS Award for Distinguished Contributions to Undergraduate Education in 2001. While at Stony Brook I was recognized for outstanding contributions to undergraduate education in 1993 and awarded mentor of the year in 1992.
I have provided expert testimony before the U.S. International Trade Commission on many occasions.