Alessandro Nicita is an economist at the United Nation Conference for Trade and Development. Before his present position he worked in the Development Economics Research Group at the World Bank. His research focuses on issues related to international trade and development. His work has included the measurement of the effects of trade policies, the analysis of policies improving market access for developing countries, as well as the effect of trade policies on poverty and inequality. He has authored several publications in the field of international trade and economic development. He holds a PhD in Economics from the Université de Genève and a Master in Applied Economics from the University of Michigan.
Articles by Alessandro Nicita:
Preferential trade, beneficial outcomes?
15 December 2010, 6707 reads
Did protectionist policy cause the trade collapse?
1 June 2010, 11404 reads
Estimating trade restrictiveness
18 July 2007, 12216 reads
- Fiscal consolidation: At what speed?Blanchard, Leigh
- Public debt and economic growth, one more timePanizza, Presbitero
- Escaping liquidity traps: Lessons from the UK’s 1930s escapeCrafts
- The lessons of the North Atlantic crisis for economic theory and policyStiglitz
- Rethinking macroeconomic policyBlanchard
- A tale of two depressions: What do the new data tell us? February 2010 updateEichengreen, O’Rourke
- Educated in America: College graduates and high school dropoutsHeckman, LaFontaine
- Eurozone breakup would trigger the mother of all financial crisesEichengreen
- Debt, deleveraging, and the liquidity trap: A new modelKrugman
- Panic-driven austerity in the Eurozone and its implicationsDe Grauwe, Ji