Professor of European University Institute(EUI)
Bernard Hoekman is a Professor and Director, Global Economics at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute in Florence, Italy. Previously he was the Director of the International Trade Department and Research Manager in the Development Research Group of the World Bank.
A graduate of the Erasmus University Rotterdam, he holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Michigan. He is a CEPR Research Fellow, where he co-directs the Trade Policy Research Network and has published widely in the area of trade and development, commercial policy, trade in services and the multilateral trading system.