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David G. Tarr

Created: 9/20/2000
Updated: 6/22/2021
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Dr. David G. Tarr

Laboratory of International Trade, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Admin
7901 Hispanola Ave
Unit 1102
North Bay Village, FL 33141
United States
5712242796 (ph)
503 210-8269 (fx)

Curriculum Vitae - David G. Tarr

DAVID G. TARR is a Lead Economist at the Laboratory of International Trade in the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration and a former Lead Economist with the World Bank. Dr. Tarr has worked in 30 countries providing trade policy advice on a wide range of trade policy issues. He has authored more than 70 refereed journal articles, written or edited 14 books or monographs and over 100 other professional papers. His solely authored articles include articles in leading journals such as Econometrica, Review of Economic Studies, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of International Economics and Journal of Comparative Economics. Google Scholar indicates he has an H index of 50 as of December 2020

A two volume set of his collected works has been published by World Scientific Publishers. Dr. Tarr has contributed "Putting Services and Foreign Direct Investment with Endogenous Productivity Effects in Computable General Equilibrium Models" to the the Handbook of Computable General Equilibrium Modeling.

His present research interests include assessing the importance of heterogeneous firms to welfare gains from trade liberalization, the impact of services and FDI liberalization, and trade policy issues in the countries of the former Soviet Union.

Dr. Tarr is married to Dr. Linda Tarr, and has two sons Michael and Adam. He speaks French well, good Russian and intermediate Spanish. He has been ranked as the number one tennis player in the state of Virginia in the over 50 category.

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