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AADITYA MATTOO is Research Manager, Trade and Integration, at the World Bank. He specializes in trade policy analysis and the operation of the WTO, and provides policy advice to governments.  Prior to joining the Bank in 1999, Mr. Mattoo was Economic Counsellor at the World Trade Organization.  Between 1988 and 1991, he taught economics at the University of Sussex and Churchill College, Cambridge University. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Cambridge, and an M.Phil in Economics from the University of Oxford. He has published widely in academic and other journals on trade, trade in services, development and the WTO and his work has been cited extensively, including in the Economist, Financial Times, New York Times, and Time Magazine.

The author's works below are drawn from the World Bank's institutional archives. You can also download other documents by this author.

World Bank Research Dataset

Toolkit for Informality Scenario Analysis
Lakner-Milanovic (2013) World Panel Income Distribution (LM-WPID)

World Bank working papers and publications

1 .Trade creation and trade diversion in deep agreements
2 .Services trade and global value chains
3 .Does vertical specialization increase productivity ?
4 .Services in the trans-pacific partnership : what would be lost?
5 .Does the global trade slowdown matter ?
6 .Regionalism in services : a study of ASEAN
7 .Dark costs, missing data : shedding some light on services trade
8 .Can the knowledge capital model explain foreign investment in services ? the case of Singapore
9 .The global trade slowdown: cyclical or structural ?
10 .Cross-border mergers and acquisitions in services : the role of policy and industrial structure
11 .Open skies over the Middle East
12 .The trade-reducing effects of restrictions on liner shipping
13 .The World Bank economic review 28 (1)
14 .Evaluating aid for trade : a survey of recent studies
15 .Criss-crossing migration
16 .Trade and innovation in services : evidence from a developing economy
17 .A "greenprint" for international cooperation on climate change
18 .Trade in value added : developing new measures of cross-border trade
19 .Are the benefits of export support durable ? evidence from Tunisia
20 .Performance of skilled migrants in the U.S. : a dynamic approach
21 .Guide to the services trade restrictions database
22 .Policy barriers to international trade in services : evidence from a new database
23 .Spillover effects of exchange rates : a study of the Renminbi
24 .Landlocked or policy locked ? how services trade protection deepens economic isolation
25 .Services reform and manufacturing performance : evidence from India
26 .China and the world trading system
27 .Impact evaluation of trade interventions : paving the way
28 .Unfinished Business? The WTO's Doha Agenda
29 .Services trade liberalization and regulatory reform : re-invigorating international cooperation
30 .Equity in climate change: an analytical review
31 .Can global de-carbonization inhibit developing country industrialization ?
32 .Conclude Doha : it matters !
33 .Reconciling climate change and trade policy
34 .Criss-crossing globalization : uphill flows of skill-intensive goods and foreign direct investment
35 .Labor skills and foreign investment in a dynamic economy : estimating the knowledge-capital model for Singapore
36 .Services in Doha : what's on the table ?
37 .The crisis-resilience of services trade
38 .Professional services and development : a study of Mozambique
39 .Foreign professionals and domestic regulation
40 .Multilateralism beyond Doha
41 .Currency undervaluation and sovereign wealth funds : a new role for the World Trade Organization
42 .The Doha development agenda : what's on the table?
43 .Human capital and the changing structure of the Indian economy
44 .Services trade and growth
45 .Regulatory cooperation, aid for trade and the general agreement on trade in services
46 .Migration from Zambia : ensuring temporariness through cooperation
47 .Does services liberalization benefit manufacturing firms ? Evidence from the Czech Republic
48 .Services inputs and firm productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa : evidence from firm-level data
49 .Do institutions matter more for services ?
50 .Can guest worker schemes reduce illegal migration ?
51 .International migration, remittances, and the brain drain
52 .Liberalization and universal access to basic services : telecommunications, water and sanitation, financial services, and electricity
53 .Services in a development round : three goals and three proposals
54 .Does health insurance impede trade in health care services?
55 .The contribution of skilled immigration and international graduate students to U.S. innovation
56 .Brain waste? Educated immigrants in the U.S. labor market
57 .Does temporary migration have to be permanent?
58 .Regionalism in standards - good or bad for trade?
59 .Moving people to deliver services : how can the WTO help?
60 .Pre-empting protectionism in services - the WTO and outsourcing
61 .China's accession to the World Trade Organization - The services dimension
62 .Assessing the impact of communication costs on international trade
63 .An assessment of telecommunications reform in developing countries
64 .The Africa Growth and Opportunity Act and its rules of origin : generosity undermined?
65 .Regional agreements and trade services - policy issues
66 .Development, trade and the WTO : a handbook
67 .Development, trade and the WTO : a handbook
68 .Developpement commerce et OMC
69 .Global economic prospects and the developing countries 2002 : making trade work for the world's poor
70 .Global economic prospects and the developing countries 2002 : making trade work for the world's poor
71 .The World Bank economic review 16 (1)
72 .Mode of foreign entry, technology transfer, and foreign direct investment policy
73 .Liberalizing basic telecommunications : the Asian experience
74 .Measuring services trade liberalization and its impact on economic growth : an illustration
75 .Shaping future GATS rules for trade in services
76 .Unrestricted market access for Sub-Saharan Africa - How much is it worth and who pays?
77 .Trade in international maritime services : how much does policy matter?
78 .India and the multilateral trading system after Seattle - toward a proactive role
79 .Reciprocity across modes of supply in the World Trade Organization : a negotiating formula
80 .Should credit be given for autonomous liberalization in multilateral trade negotiations?
81 .Trade polices for electronic commerce
82 .Can no antitrust policy be better than some antitrust policy?
83 .Financial services and the World Trade Organization - liberalization commitments of the developing and transition economies

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