Prof. Douglas Irwin

Douglas Irwin -- Dartmouth College
Douglas Irwin
Dartmouth College

Douglas Irwin is the Robert E. Maxwell Professor of Arts and Sciences in the Department of Economics at Dartmouth College. He is author of Trade Policy Disaster: Lessons from the 1930s(MIT Press, 2012), Peddling Protectionism: Smoot-Hawley and the Great Depression (Princeton University Press, 2011),Free Trade Under Fire(Princeton University Press, third edition 2009), The Genesis of the GATTĀ (Cambridge University Press, 2008, co-authored with Petros Mavroidis and Alan Sykes), Against the Tide: An Intellectual History of Free Trade (Princeton University Press, 1996), and many articles on trade policy in books and professional journals.

He is also working on a history of U.S. trade policy from colonial days to the present. He is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research and has also served on the staff of the President's Council of Economic Advisers and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.