Robert Rogowsky wins praise from international sources for his impressive understanding of trade economics and policy.
Robert Rogowsky has offered expert testimony on topics related to international trade, including safeguards, trade remedies and Section 337 issues (such as domestic industry, public interest and remedies). He has also testified before Congress on matters involving international trade and is a frequent speaker at academic, corporate, and governmental conferences and organisations worldwide.
Dr Rogowsky also serves as the programme chair and professor of the international trade and economic diplomacy programme at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey (California). Previously, he spent two decades at the US International Trade Commission (ITC), where he served as director of the Office of Industries, chief economist, and director of operations. During his tenure, he oversaw anti-dumping and countervailing duty investigations, as well as maintenance of the harmonised tariff system. He served on the president’s Performance Improvement Council, and on the board of the US International Trade Data System. Prior to his work at the ITC, he was the acting executive director at the Consumer Product Safety Commission and deputy director of the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Consumer Protection.
Dr Rogowsky received his master’s degree and PhD in economics from the University of Virginia. He was the founder and executive editor of the Journal of International Commerce and Economics. He has published widely on the topics of international trade, competition policy and regulation.