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Staff Biography

[Photo: Mary AMITI] Dr Mary AMITI
Visiting Professor - Trade
Tel:  020 7955 7525
Email: m.amiti@lse.ac.uk
Room/Desk: LSE  32L.4.02

Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Email: mary.amiti@gmail.com
Personal WebSite WWW


Mary Amiti is an Assistant Vice President at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Prior to joining the Bank, she held positions at the International Monetary Fund, World Bank, the University of Melbourne, and the University of Pompeu Fabra. She graduated with a PhD in Economics from the London School of Economics in 1997, with a specialization in international trade. She has published in leading journals such as the American Economic Review, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Review of Economic Studies, Review of Economics and Statistics, and Journal of International Economics. Her research interests include trade finance, the effects of trade liberalization on productivity, wages, the wage skill premium, and product quality.

CEP Publications

CEP discussion paper
Who's Paying for the U.S. Tariffs? A Longer-Term Perspective Mary Amiti, Stephen J. Redding and David E. Weinstein
February 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1675:
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JEL Classification: F13; F14; F68

Tags: tariffs; trade war; passthrough

CEP discussion paper
The Impact of the 2018 Trade War on U.S. Prices and Welfare Mary Amiti, Stephen J. Redding and David Weinstein
March 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1603:
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JEL Classification: F13; F14

Tags: international trade; tariffs; trade war

CEP discussion paper
Trade and Industrial Location with Heterogeneous Labor Mary Amiti and Christopher A. Pissarides
August 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0541:
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JEL Classification: F12;J41;R12;R13

Tags: agglomeration; matching; spatial mismatch; inter-regional trade

CEP discussion paper
Specialisation Patterns in Europe Mary Amiti
September 1997
Paper No' CEPDP0363:
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CEP discussion paper
Economic Integration Mary Amiti
April 1995
Paper No' CEPDP0225:
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