Ian Wooton
University of Strathclyde

Department of Economics
Sir William Duncan Building
130 Rottenrow
Glasgow  G4 0GE
United Kingdom

Contact Details
  • Email: ian.wooton@strath.ac.uk

  • Phone: +44 (0)141 548 3580

  • Fax: +44 (0)141 552 5589

  • Office: 6.03 Sir William Duncan Building

  • Professor of Economics, University of Strathclyde, since September 2003

  • Bonar-Macfie Professor of Economics at the University of Glasgow (1995-2003)

  • Associate Professor at the University of Western Ontario, Canada (1982-1995)

  • visiting professor and visiting research fellow at a number of universities in Europe, Australia, and elsewhere

  • Research Fellow, Centre for Economic Policy Research ( CEPR)

  • founder and director (with Joseph F. Francois, Erasmus University Rotterdam), European Trade Study Group ( ETSG)

  • former Associate Editor of the Journal of International Economics

  • Research interests

    International trade, international factor mobility, foreign direct investment, 
    tax competition, economic geography

  • Recent research papers

Andreas Haufler and Ian Wooton, “Regional Tax Coordination and Foreign Direct Investment.”  CEPR Discussion Paper number 3063, November 2001.  Revised April 2003. Revised version.  Download

Jan I. Haaland and Ian Wooton, “Domestic Labour Markets and Foreign Direct Investment.” CEPR Discussion Paper number 3152, January 2002.  Revised June 2003.  Download

Ian Wooton and Maurizio Zanardi, “Trade and Competition Policy: Anti-Dumping versus Anti-Trust.”  Discussion Paper in Economics number 02-06, October 2002, University of Glasgow.  Forthcoming in James Hartigan, ed., Handbook of Trade and Law, London: Basil Blackwell.  Download

Rikard Forslid and Ian Wooton, “Comparative Advantage and the Location of Production.”  CEPR Discussion Paper number 2118, March 1999.  Forthcoming, Review of International Economics, 2003, 11(4), 588-603 Download

Joseph F. Francois and Ian Wooton, "Market Structure in Services and Market Access in Goods." Download

  • Full curriculum vitae can be downloaded here

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