Deputy Director

Giovanni Facchini

Professor of Economics

University of Nottingham

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Areas of interest

  • Economics
  • International trade policy
  • Political economy
  • Economics of migration


Giovanni Facchini is Deputy Director of the Centre for Inclusive Trade Policy (CITP) and Professor of Economics at the University of Nottingham, having taught previously at Erasmus University in Rotterdam, University of Essex, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, University of Milan and Stanford University. His research focuses on international trade and factor mobility. He has published in journals such as the American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, the American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Economic Journal, Economic Policy, European Economic Review, Journal of the European Economic Association, the Journal of International Economics, the Journal of Public Economics and the Review of Economics and Statistics, among others. Giovanni is a Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research Research (CEPR), of the CESIfo and IZA networks. Since 2013 he is the Director of the Nottingham Centre for Globalisation and Economic Policy (GEP). He obtained a PhD in Economics from Stanford University in 2001.

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