Simon J Evenett

Simon J Evenett
The writer is a professor of international trade and economic development at University of St Gallen, Switzerland
My Stories
  • Jun 03 2015, 1959

    Five months after the election of a left-wing government on a mandate of repudiating austerity, matters are now coming to a head between Greece, its eurozone “partners,” and the International

  • May 06 2015, 2044

    After several years in the doldrums trade policy is back. India has a new one launched with much fanfare last month

  • Mar 30 2015, 2312

    When the history of state action during the crisis era is written, pride of place would be given to all manner of subsidies, bailouts and fiscal incentives as well as

  • Mar 02 2015, 2217

    Long dismissed as being stuck in our ivory towers, we economics professors look for real world examples to motivate our easily distracted, perpetually online students. The recently elected Greek

  • Dec 31 2014, 2137

    Following world trade talks isn’t for the faint hearted. After its successful December 2013 Ministerial Conference the World Trade Organisation (WTO) trumpeted an accord to streamline procedures at