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Uri Dadush is Research Professor at the School of Public Policy, University of Maryland. He is also a Non-Resident Fellow at Bruegel in Brussels, Belgium, and at the Policy Center for the New South in Rabat, Morocco, and Principal of Economic Policy International, LLC, providing consulting services to international organizations and corporations. He was a co-chair of the Trade, Investment and Globalization Task-Force of the T20 and Vice-Chair of the Global Agenda Council on Trade and Investment at the World Economic Forum. His books include “WTO Accessions and Trade Multilateralism” (with Chiedu Osakwe, co-editor), “Juggernaut: How Emerging Markets Are Transforming Globalization” (with William Shaw), “Inequality in America” (with Kemal Dervis and others), “Currency Wars” (with Vera Eidelman, co-editor) and “Paradigm Lost: The Euro in Crisis”.

Dadush was previously Director of the International Economics Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and Director of International Trade, as well as Director of Economic Policy, and Director of the Development Prospects Group at the World Bank. Based previously in London, Brussels, and Milan, he spent 15 years in the private sector, where he was President of the Economist Intelligence Unit, Group Vice President of Data Resources, Inc., and a consultant with McKinsey and Co.  He has a B.A. and M.A. in Economics from Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a Ph.D. in Business Economics from Harvard University.

Recent Publications: 

Dadush, Uri Why the China-US trade war will not end soon, Atlantic Currents, March 2022

Dadush, Uri Is the Post-War Trading System Ending? Bruegel, February 2022

Dadush, Uri et al.  Confronting Deglobalization and the World Trading System T20 , October 2021

Berahab, Rim and Dadush, Uri What is the effect of the EUs Carbon Border Tax on Morocco, and how should Morocco react? Policy Center for the New South, October 2021 

Dadush, Uri China, Developing Country and World Trade Giant, Policy Center for the New South, June 2021

Dadush, Uri and Sapir, Andre Is the EUs Investment Agreement with China Underrated? Bruegel, June 2021

Dadush, Uri Is China a Developing Country? Policy Center for the New South, May 2021

Dadush Uri et al. The World Trading System Under Stress: Scenarios for The    Future Global Policy , February 2020

Michael Baltensberger and Uri Dadush The Belt and Road Turns Five Russian Journal of Economics , June 2019

Dadush, Uri et al. Mitigating the adjustment costs of trade liberalization Global Solutions Journal, September 2018

3 Credit(s)

Interplay between government and private interests in shaping official actions that affect international trade. Policy tools available to influence balance, magnitude, and composition of imports and exports. Evolution of executive, congressional and quasi-judicial government institutions under increased U.S. international trade exposure and trade deficit. Restricted to students in a major in PLCY.
Schedule of Classes

Recommended as prerequisite(s): PLCY620, PLCY640 and PLCY641

Faculty: Uri Dadush