Bernard Hoekman

Professor, Global Economics

European University Institute

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Areas of interest

  • International economics
  • Trade in services
  • Public procurement
  • Regulatory cooperation
  • World Trade Organization
  • Trade and development


Bernard Hoekman is a researcher at the Centre for Inclusive Trade Policy (CITP) and  Professor and Director, Global Economics, at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute. He has held management positions in the World Bank working on international trade issues and served as an economist in the GATT Secretariat. A CEPR Research Fellow and ERF Senior Associate, he is a graduate of the Erasmus University Rotterdam and holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Michigan. His research focuses on trade policy and development, trade in services, public procurement, regulatory cooperation, global governance and the WTO.

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