Robert W. Staiger

Papers:   CV with complete listing;     Links to online papers at my Google scholar Profile;     RePEc Links to online papers.

Recent Working Papers

Forthcoming/Recently Published Papers

Selected Earlier Published Papers

 

 
The World Trade Organization New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd Edition, 2008 [slides]. Auctioning Countermeasures in the WTO (with Kyle Bagwell and Petros C. Mavroidis), Journal of International Economics, November 2007.
What can Developing Countries Achieve in the WTO? Journal of Economic Literature, June 2006 [slides]. Will International Rules on Subsidies Disrupt the World Trading System? (with Kyle Bagwell), American Economic Review, June 2006 [slides].
Multilateral Trade Negotiations, Bilateral Opportunism and the Rules of GATT/WTO (with Kyle Bagwell), Journal of International Economics, December 2005 [slides].   Enforcement, Private Political Pressure and the GATT/WTO Escape Clause (with Kyle Bagwell), Journal of Legal Studies, June 2005 [slides].
Protection and the Business Cycle (with Kyle Bagwell), Advances in Economic Analysis & Policy, Berkeley Electronic Press, Vol. 3, No.1, Article 3, 2003. It’s a Question of Market Access (with Kyle Bagwell and Petros C. Mavroidis), American Journal of International Law, January 2002.
The WTO as a Mechanism for Securing Market Access Property Rights: Implications for Global Labor and Environmental Issues (with Kyle Bagwell), Journal of Economic Perspectives, summer 2001. Strategic Trade, Competitive Industries and Agricultural Trade Disputes (with Kyle Bagwell), Economics and Politics, July 2001.
Reciprocity, Non-discrimination and Preferential Agreements in the Multilateral Trading System (with Kyle Bagwell), European Journal of Political Economy, June 2001.   Domestic Policies, National Sovereignty and International Economic Institutions (with Kyle Bagwell), Quarterly Journal of Economics, May 2001 [slides].
An Economic Theory of GATT (with Kyle Bagwell), American Economic Review, March 1999 [slides]. Do GATT Rules Help Governments make Domestic Commitments? (with Guido Tabellini), Economics and Politics, July 1999.
Will Preferential Agreements Undermine the Multilateral Trading System? (with Kyle Bagwell), Economic Journal, July 1998.       Regionalism and Multilateral Tariff Cooperation (with Kyle Bagwell), in John Piggott and Alan Woodland (eds.), International Trade Policy and the Pacific Rim, Macmillan, London, 1998.
Collusion over the Business Cycle (with Kyle Bagwell), Rand Journal of Economics, Spring 1997. Multilateral Tariff Cooperation During the Formation of Free Trade Areas (with Kyle Bagwell) International Economic Review, May 1997.
Multilateral Tariff Cooperation During the Formation of Customs Unions (with Kyle Bagwell), Journal of International Economics, February 1997. International Rules and Institutions for Trade Policy, in Gene M. Grossman and Kenneth Rogoff (eds.), The Handbook of International Economics, vol 3, North Holland, 1995.
A Theory of Gradual Trade Liberalization in Deardorff, A., Levinsohn, J., and Stern, R. (eds.) New Directions in Trade Theory, University of Michigan Press, 1995. Measuring Industry Specific Protection: Antidumping in the United States (with Frank A. Wolak), Brookings Papers on Economic Activity: Microeconomics, Volume 1, 1994.
The Sensitivity of Strategic and Corrective R & D Policy in Oligopolistic Industries (with Kyle Bagwell), Journal of International Economics, February 1994. Sectoral Shocks and Structural Unemployment (with Michael Riordan), International Economic Review, August 1993.
The Sensitivity of Strategic and Corrective R&D Policy in Battles for Monopoly (with Kyle Bagwell), International Economic Review, November 1992. The Effects of Domestic Antidumping Law in the Presence of Foreign Monopoly (with Frank A. Wolak), Journal of International Economics, May 1992.
A Theory of Managed Trade (with Kyle Bagwell), American Economic Review, September 1990. The Role of Export Subsidies when Product Quality in Unknown (with Kyle Bagwell), Journal of International Economics, August 1989.
Organized Labor and the Scope of International Specialization Journal of Political Economy, October 1988. Discretionary Trade Policy and Excessive Protection (with Guido Tabellini), American Economic Review, December 1987.

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