Curriculum Vitae


  • A.B., Harvard University, 1985
  • Ph.D., Economics, Stanford University, 1991

Current Positions

  • Kadas T'90 Distinguished Professor, 2017-present, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
  • Research Associate, 1996-present, National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, MA
  • Research Fellow, 2010-present, Centre for Economic Policy Research, London, UK
  • Research Associate, 2002-present, Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics, London, UK
  • Fellow, 2017-present, CESifo, Munich, Germany

Previous Positions

  • Jack Byrne Professor of International Economics, 2006-2017, Faculty Director, Center for International Business, 2007-2012, Professor of International Economics, 2003-2006, Associate Professor, 1999-2003, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH
  • Professor of the World Leading Program, 2018-2019, University of Oslo, Department of Economics, Oslo, Norway
  • Visiting Professor, 2017-2018, Department of Economics, London School of Economics, London, UK
  • Associate Professor, 1997-1999, School of Management, Yale University
  • Assistant Professor, 1991-1997 Department of Economics, MIT
  • Pierre Werner Fellow, 2009-2010, European University Institute, Florence, Italy
  • Executive Committee, 2009-present, Conference on Research in Income and Wealth, Washington, DC
  • Faculty Advisory Board, 2008-2013, Center for Financial Inclusion, Washington, DC
  • International Research Associate, 2002-2008 Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, UK
  • Research Associate 1997-2006, Industrial Performance Center, MIT, Cambridge, MA
  • Junior Research Fellow, 1994, Institute for Policy Reform, Washington, DC
  • Research Associate, 1985-1987 International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC

Honors and Scholarships

  • Thompson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher, 2014-2020
  • Inaugural Dean’s Mentoring Award, Tuck School, 2017
  • Tuck Teaching Excellence Award in MBA Core Curriculum, 2017
  • National Science Foundation Grant, 2003-2008
  • MIT Undergraduate Economics Association Teaching Award, 1997
  • Stanford University Graduate Fellowship, 1987-1989 John Olin Fellowship, 1989-1990
  • Alfred P. Sloan Dissertation Fellowship, 1990-1991

Professional Activities

  • Associate Editor, Journal of International Economics 2005-2017
  • Associate Editor, Review of Economics and Statistics 2004-2012
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Econometrics 1999–2005
  • Co-Organizer of NBER Universities Research Conference on “Firms and the Evolving Structure of Global Economic Activity” 2006
  • Co-Organizer of NBER Summer Institute on International Trade and Investment, 2003-2004
  • Team Leader - "Made By Hong Kong" Study
  • Editorial Board, Revista de Econometria (Brazilian Review of Econometrics)
  • Visiting Scholar, U.S. Consulate, Rio de Janeiro and Portuguese Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, September 1993 and August 1992
  • Member - American Economic Association, Econometric Society

Outside Activities

  • Board of Trustees, Howe Library Corporartion, 2013-present
  • Advisor, ILEAD, 2010-2017
  • Faculty Advisory Board, Center for Financial Inclusion, 2008-2013
  • Independent Director, National Stock Exchange, 2007- 2011
  • Treasurer, Church of Christ at Dartmouth College, 2006- 2009
  • Federal Reserve Board of Governors
  • Appalachian Regional Commission
  • PM Industrial Economics
  • Raytheon
  • NIST - Manufacturing Extension Program
  • World Bank
  • Federal Reserve Bank of New York


  1. "The Origins of Firm Heterogeneity: A Production Network Approach" forthcoming Journal of Political Economy with Emmanuel Dhyne, Glenn Magerman, Kalina Manova, and Andreas Moxnes
  2. "Production Networks, Geography and Firm Performance" Journal of Political Economy, 2019, Volume 127, Issue 2, April, pp. 639 - 688 with Andreas Moxnes and Yukiko Saito"
  3. Carry-Along Trade" The Review of Economic Studies, 2019,  Volume 86, Issue 2, March, pp. 526–563, with Emily Blanchard, Ilke Van Beveren and Hylke Vandenbussche
  4. "Networks and Trade", Annual Review of Economics, 2018, August, Vol. 10, pp. 65-85 , with Andreas Moxnes
  5. "Two-Sided Heterogeneity and Trade", The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2018, July,  Vol. 100, No. 3, pp. 424–439, with Andreas Moxnes and Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe
  6. "Global Firms" Journal of Economic Literature, 2018, Vol 56, No. 2, 565-619 with J. Bradford Jensen, Stephen J. Redding, and Peter K. Schott 
  7. "Exporter Dynamics and Partial Year Effects", American Economic Review, 2017, vol 107 (10), 3211–3228 , with Esther Ann Bøler, Renzo Massari, Jose-Daniel Reyes and Daria Taglioni
  8. "Rethinking Deindustrialization" Economic Policy, 2017, 32 (89): 5-38 with Valerie Smeets and Frederic Warzynski
  9. "Intermediaries in International Trade: Products and Destinations" Review of Economics and Statistics 2015, Vol. 97, No. 4: 916–920 with Marco Grazzi and Chiara Tomasi
  10. "Factoryless Goods Producing Firms" American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 105, No. 5, May 2015 with Teresa Fort
  11. "Multi-Product Exporters and the Margins of Trade " Japanese Economic Review, 2014, with Ilke Van Beveren and Hylke Vandenbussche
  12. "Testing for Factor Price Equality in the Presence of Unobserved Factor Quality Differences" American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Vol. 5, Issue 2 May 2013, with Stephen Redding, and Peter K. Schott
  13. "The Empirics of Firm Heterogeneity and International Trade", Annual Review of Economics Vol. 4: 283-313, 2012 with J. Bradford Jensen, Stephen J. Redding and Peter K. Schott
  14. "Multi-Product Firms and Trade Liberalization" Quarterly Journal of Economics, vol. 126(3), pages 1271-1318, 2011, with Stephen J. Redding and Peter K. Schott
  15. "Is Mexico A Lumpy Country?" Review of International Economics, 18(5), 937–950, 2010, with Raymond Robertson and Peter K. Schott
  16. "Intra-Firm Trade and Product Contractibility" American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 100, No. 2, May 2010 with J. Bradford Jensen, Stephen J. Redding and Peter K. Schott, (pp. 444-48)
  17. “Wholesalers and Retailers in US Trade” American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings Vol. 100, No. 2, May 2010 (with J. Bradford Jensen, Stephen Redding and Peter K. Schott) pp. 408-13
  18. "Multiple-Product Firms and Product Switching" American Economic Review Vol. 100, No. 1, March 2010 (with Stephen J. Redding and Peter K. Schott) pp. 70-97
  19. "Products and Productivity" Scandinavian Journal of Economics, December 2009, Volume 111, Issue 4 (with Stephen J. Redding and Peter K. Schott ) pp. 625–916
  20. "The Margins of Trade" American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings Vol. 99, No. 2, May, 2009, pp. 487-493 (with J. Bradford Jensen, Stephen J. Redding and Peter K. Schott)
  21. "Relative Wage Variation and Industry Location in the United Kingdom" Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2008, Vol. 70, Issue 4, p431-459, (with Stephen Redding, Peter K. Schott, and Helen Simpson)
  22. "Firms in International Trade" Journal of Economic Perspectives, Summer 2007 (with J. Bradford Jensen, Stephen Redding and Peter K. Schott)
  23. "Firm Structure, Multinationals and Manufacturing Plant Deaths" The Review of Economics and Statistics, May 2007, Vol. 89, No. 2: 193-204. (with J. Bradford Jensen)
  24. "Comparative Advantage and Heterogeneous Firms" Review of Economic Studies, 2007 vol 74, January (with Stephen Redding and Peter K. Schott)
  25. "Trade Costs, Firms and Productivity" Journal of Monetary Economics, 2006, Volume 53, Issue 5, July: 917-937 (with J. Bradford Jensen and Peter Schott)
  26. "Survival of the Best Fit: Exposure to Low Wage Countries and The (Uneven) Growth of US Manufacturing Plants" Journal of International Economics, 2006, 68 219-237, (with J. Bradford Jensen and Peter Schott)
  27. "How Offshore Work Affects Your Industry" Harvard Business Review, November 2004 (with Peter K. Schott and J. Bradford Jensen).
  28. "Exporting and Productivity in the US " Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2004, Vol. 20, No. 3 (with J. Bradford Jensen)
  29. "Entry, Expansion and Intensity in the U.S. Export Boom, 1987-1992", Review of International Economics, 2004, 12(4) 662-675 (with J. Bradford Jensen)
  30. "Why Some Firms Export", The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2004,Volume 86, No. 2 (with J. Bradford Jensen)
  31. "Who Wins the Olympic Games: Economic Resources and Medal Totals" The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2004, Volume 86, No. 1 (with Meghan R. Busse)
  32. "Plants and Productivity in International Trade" American Economic Review 2003 Vol. 93, No. 4, September, 1268-1290 (with Jonathan Eaton, J. Bradford Jensen, and Samuel S. Kortum)
  33. "Export Entry and Exit by German Firms" Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv 2001 Vol. 137, No.1 (with Joachim Wagner).
  34. "Exceptional Exporter Performance: Cause, Effect, or Both?", Journal of International Economics , 1999, Vol. 47, pp. 1-25 (with J. Bradford Jensen)
           reprinted in David Greenaway, Holger Gorg, and Richard Kneller (eds), Globalization and Productivity, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, 2008, Cheltenham, UK. 
  35. "Exports and Success in German Manufacturing" Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, 1997, Vol. 133, No.1, pp. 134-157 (with Joachim Wagner).
  36. "Exporters, Skill Upgrading and the Wage Gap," Journal of International Economics, 1997, Vol 42, pp. 3-31 (with J. Bradford Jensen).
  37. "Comparing Apples and Oranges: Productivity Convergence and Measurement Across Industries and Countries," American Economic Review, 1996, Vol 86(5), pp. 1216-1239 (with Charles Jones).
  38. "Technology and Convergence", Economic Journal, 1996, 106(July) (with Charles Jones).
  39. "Exporters, Jobs and Wages in U.S. Manufacturing, 1976-87," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity: Microeconomics, 1995 (with J. Bradford Jensen)
          reprinted in David Greenaway, Holger Gorg, and Richard Kneller (eds), Globalization and Productivity, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, 2008, Cheltenham, UK.
  40. "Productivity Across Industries and Countries: Time Series Theory and Evidence," The Review of Economics and Statistics, February 1996, (with Charles Jones).
  41. "Interpreting Tests of the Convergence Hypothesis," Journal of Econometrics, March 1996, (with Steven N. Durlauf).
  42. "Convergence in International Output," Journal of Applied Econometrics, 1995, vol. 10 (with Steven N. Durlauf).
  43. "Long-Run Productivity Growth Across Industries and Countries," Journal of the American Statistical Association, Papers and Proceedings, 1993 (with Charles Jones).
  44. "Rice Price Fluctuation and an Approach to Price Stabilization in Bangladesh" Research Report No. 72, 1989, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC (with Raisuddin Ahmed).
  45. "Impact of Risk on HYV Adoption in Bangladesh", Agricultural Economics, 1988, 2, 167-178 (with Ashok Parikh)

Book Chapters

  1. "Firm-to-firm Connections in Colombian Imports" in World Trade Evolution, 2018, October, Lili Yan Ing and Miaojie Yu, Ed.s, Routledge.
  2. "Factoryless Goods Producers in the US" in The Factory-free Economy: Outsourcing, Servitization, and the Future of Industry, 2017, Lionel Fontagne and Ann Harrison, Ed.s, Oxford University Press, Oxford UK (with Teresa Fort)
  3. "Importers, Exporters, and Multinationals: A Portrait of Firms in the U.S. that Trade Goods" in Producer Dynamics, 2009, T. Dunne, J.B. Jensen and M.J. Roberts Ed.s, University of Chicago Press, (with J. Bradford Jensen and Peter K. Schott).
  4. "Understanding Increasing and Decreasing Wage Inequality" in The Impact of International Trade on Wages, 2000 R. Feenstra Ed., University of Chicago Press (with J. Bradford Jensen).
  5. "Capital Markets in Hong Kong" in Made By Hong Kong, 1997, Suzanne Berger and Richard K. Lester, Ed.s, Oxford University Press, Hong Kong. (with Mary Hallward-Driemeier)
  6. "The Good Go Abroad: Evidence from Longitudinal Micro Data on German and U.S. Exporters" in The Evolution of Firms and Industries, 1997 Seppo Laaksonen, Ed. Statistics Finland, Helsinki. (with J. Bradford Jensen and Joachim Wagner)
  7. "Productivity and Convergence Across U.S. States and Industries," in Long-Run Economic Growth (Studies in Empirical Economics) 1996 Steven Durlauf, John F. Helliwell, Baldev Raj, Ed.s, Springer Verlag (with Charles Jones).

Other Papers

  1. "Assessing the Impact of Trade Liberalization on Import-Competing Industries in the Appalachian Region" prepared for the Appalachian Regional Commission, September 2004 (with J. Bradford Jensen and Peter K. Schott).
  2. "The Life Cycle of a Minority Owned Business: Implications for the American Economy" prepared for the Minority Business Development Agency MEDWEEK September 2004 (with Matthew J. Slaughter).
  3. “All is not equal”, Centrepiece, Volume 8 Issue 2, Summer 2003, (with Stephen Redding, Peter Schott, and Helen Simpson).
  4. "Comparing Apples and Oranges: Productivity Convergence and Measurement Across Industries and Countries: Reply," American Economic Review, (with Charles Jones).
  5. "Comments on `Productivity convergence and international openness'" in Openness and Growth, (eds) Proudman and Redding, Bank of England, 1998.

Working Papers

  1. "Offshoring and Reorganization" with Teresa Fort, Valerie Smeets and Frederic Warzynski (May 2021)
  2. "Importers, Exporters, and the Division of the Gains from Trade" with Swati Dhingra (April 2019)
  3. "Product Switching and the Business Cycle" with Toshihiro Okubo (May 2018)
  4. "Multi-Product Firms and Product Switching in Japan" with Toshihiro Okubo (July 2013)
  5. "Chinese Exporters, Currency Exposure, and the Value of the Renminbi" (February 2008)
  6. "Strategic Responses to Multiple Dimensions of Low-Cost-Country Competition" with Peter Koerte (February 2007)
  7. "Transfer Pricing by U.S.-Based Multinationals" with J. Bradford Jensen and Peter Schott (August 2006). NBER Working Paper # 12493
  8. "A Note on Empirical Implementation of the Lens Condition" with Raymond Robertson and Peter Schott (December 2004) NBER Working Paper # 11484
  9. "Facing the Dragon: Prospects for U.S. Manufacturers in the Coming Decade" with J. Bradford Jensen and Peter Schott (June 2004)
  10. "Foreign Owners and Plant Survival" with Fredrik Sjöholm (October 2003) NBER Working Paper # 10039.
  11. "Consistent Standard Errors in Panel Tobit with Autocorrelation" with Meghan Busse (August 2003).
  12. "Product Choice and Product Switching" with Stephen Redding and Peter K. Schott (May 2003) NBER Working Paper # 9789
  13. "Who Dies? International Trade, Market Structure and Industrial Restructuring" June 2001 (with J. Bradford Jensen) NBER Working Paper # 8327