Research Manager, Trade and Integration, World Bank
Aaditya Mattoo is Research Manager, Trade and Integration, at the World Bank. He specialises in trade policy analysis and the operation of the WTO, provides policy advice to governments, and helps enhance policy-making and negotiating capacity in developing countries. Prior to joining the Bank in 1999, Mr. Mattoo was Economic Counsellor at the Trade in Services Division, World Trade Organization (WTO), Geneva. He also served as Economic Affairs Officer in the Economic Research and Analysis and Trade Policy Review Divisions of the WTO. He taught Economics at the University of Sussex and Churchill College, Cambridge University.
Mr. Mattoo is an Indian national and holds a Ph.D. in Economics from King’s College, University of Cambridge, and a M.Phil in Economics from St. Edmund Hall, University of Oxford. Mr Mattoo is co-editor of Development, Trade and the WTO: A Handbook, India and the WTO, A Handbook of International Trade in Services, Moving People to Deliver Services and Domestic Regulation and Services Trade Liberalization. He has written on trade, trade in services, development and the WTO. He has published widely in academic and other journals and his work has been cited extensively, including in the Economist, Financial Times, New York Times, and Time Magazine.
Recent work by Aaditya Mattoo
India’s system of ‘fragmented entitlements’, whereby state residents get preferential treatment by the state government, hinders internal migration