Title

Carl Shapiro Professor of International Finance

Degree

Ph.D., Harvard University

Field of Specialty

international trade and investment, Asia-Pacific economies, US trade policy, economic integration and development.

Contact Information

Sachar International Center 203
781-736-2256
ppetri@brandeis.edu

Personal Web Page

Peter A Petri

Peter A. Petri is the Carl J. Shapiro Professor of International Finance in the International Business School and a Senior Fellow of the East-West Center. From 1994 to 2006, he served as the founding Dean of the International Business School. He is a Senior Fellow at the East-West Center (Honoululu) and a Visiting Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics (Washington).

Petri has held appointments as Visiting Scholar or Professor at the OECD (Paris), Keio University (Tokyo), Fudan University (Shanghai) and Peking University (Beijing), and as Fulbright Research Scholar and Brookings Policy Fellow. He has consulted for APEC, the Asian Development Bank, the Asian Development Bank Institute, the World Bank, the OECD, the United Nations and the governments of the United States and other countries. He is or has been a member of the editorial boards of the ASEAN Economic Bulletin, Journal of Asian Economics, Journal of East Asian Economic Integration and the Singapore Economic Review. He is active in US-Asia affairs and is a member of the Board of the U.S. Asia Pacific Council, the International Advisory Group of the PECC Trade Policy Forum, and the International Steering Committee of PAFTAD. He is a former Chair of the U.S. APEC Study Center Consortium.

Petri's research focuses on international trade, finance, investment and international economic integration, with a recent focus on major trade negotiations in the Asia-Pacific region. His work has been supported by the U.S. Departments of State, Education, and Health and Human Services, and by the World Bank, the United Nations and major foundations.

Publications

Dobson, Wendy and Peter A. Petri. "Asia in Global Economic Governance." The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of the Pacific Rim. Ed. Inderjit N. Kaur and Nirvikar Singh. London: Oxford University Press, 2014. 261-289.

Masahiro Kawai and Peter A. Petri. "Asia's Role in the Global Economic Architecture." Contemporary Economic Policy 32. 1 (2014): 230-245.

Petri, Peter A. and Michael G. Plummer. ASEAN Centrality and the ASEAN-US Economic Relationship. Honolulu: East-West Center, 2014.

Petri, Peter A and Vinod Thomas. "Asia's Coming Shift." The International Economy 65. (2013): 38-39.

Petri, Peter A. "The New Landscape of Trade Policy and Korea's Choices." Journal of East Asian Economic Integration 17. 4 (2013): 333-359.

Petri, Peter A. and Fan Zhai. Navigating a Changing World Economy: ASEAN, the People’s Republic of China, and India. Tokyo ADBI: 2013.

Petri, Peter A. and Michael G. Plummer. "Gain? Loss? The TPP phobia that bewilders Japan." Newsweek (Japan) April 2, 2013: 28-31.

Petri, Peter A. and Michael G. Plummer. "To Revitalize Japan, Start with Trade Policy." Nihon Keizai Shimbun January 28, 2013: 15.

Peter A. Petri, Michael G. Plummer and Fan Zhai. "The ASEAN Economic Community: A General Equilibrium Analysis." Asian Economic Journal 26. 3 (2012): 93-118.

Petri, Peter A, ed. Technology, FDI and Asian Dynamism (Special Issue). Journal of Asian Economics Vol. 23, No. 3 2012.

Petri, Peter A. "Can Asia Grow Fast on its Own? The Economics of the Dynamic Middle." Australia's Economy in its International Context: The Joseph Fisher Lectures, Volume II: 1956-2012.. Ed. Kym Anderson. Adelaide: University of Adelaide Press, 2012. 617-650.

Petri, Peter A. "Competing Templates in Asia-Pacific Economic Integration." Asia at a Tipping Point: Korea, the Rise of China, and the Impact of Leadership. Ed. Gilbert Rozman. Washington: Korea Economic Institute, 2012. 238-245.

Petri, Peter A. "The Determinants of bilateral FDI: Is Asia different?." Journal of Asian Economics 23. 3 (2012): 201-209.

Petri, Peter A. "Will Thailand Join the TPP?." CNN Global Public Square November 16, 2012

Petri, Peter A. and Tri Thanh Vo. "Asian and Trans-Pacific Initiatives in Regional Integration." State of the Region Report, 2012-2013. Ed. Pacific Economic Cooperation Council. SIngapore: PECC, 2012. 34-41.

Petri, Peter A., Michael G. Plummer and Fan Zhai. The Trans-Pacific Partnership and Asia-Pacific Integration:A Quantitative Assessment. Washington: Peterson Institute for International Economics, 2012.

Peter A. Petri and Michael G. Plummer. "Comparative advantage and structural change: Toward a complementary policy regime." Globalisation, Comparative Advantage and the Changing Dynamics of Trade. Ed. Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. Paris: OECD, 2011. 333-346.

Peter A. Petri, Michael G. Plummer and Fan Zhai. "The Trans-Pacific Partnership and Asia-Pacific Integration: A Quantitative Assessment." October 24, 2011.

Petri, Peter A. "An Input-Output Analysis of Post-Crisis Rebalancing in the Asia Pacific Economy." Asia Beyond the Global Economic Crisis. Ed. Satoshi Inomata. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2011. 169-190.

Petri, Peter A. "Beyond the Golden Era: Asia Pacific Cooperation after the Global Financial Crisis." The Politics and Economics of Integration in Asia and the Pacific. Ed. Shiro Armstrong. London and New York: Routledge, 2011. 13-36.

Petri, Peter A. "Who'll rule Asia-Pacific trade?." Honolulu Star-Advertiser October 16, 2011

Giovanni Capannelli, Jong Wha Lee and Peter A. Petri. "Developing Indicators for Regional Economic Integration." Singapore Economic Review 55. 1 (2010): 125-161.

Masahiro Kawai and Petri, Peter A. "Asia's Role in the Global Economic Architecture, Asian Development Bank Institute Working Paper No. 235." 2010.

Masahiro Kawai, Jong Wha Lee and Peter A. Petri, ed. Asian Regionalism and the World Economy: Engine for Dynamism and Stability. UK: Edward Elgar, 2010.

Masahiro Kawai, Jong Wha Lee and Peter A. Petri. "Asian Growth and Global Stability." Asian Regionalism in the World Economy: Engine for Dynamism and Stability. Ed. Masahiro Kawai, Jong Wha Lee and Peter A. Petri. UK: Edward Elgar, 2010. 1-12.

Masahiro Kawai, Peter A Petri and Elif Sisli-Ciamarra. "Asia in Global Governance: A Case for Decentralized Institutions." Asian Regionalism and the World Economy: Engine for Dynamism and Stability. Ed. Masahiro Kawai, Jong Wha Lee and Peter A. Petri. UK: Edward Elgar, 2010. 446-475.

Petri, Peter A, ed. Inclusive, Balanced and Sustained Growth in the Asia Pacific. Singapore: ISEAS Press, 2010.

Petri, Peter A. "Asia and the World Economy in 2030: Growth, Integration, and Governance." Strategic Asia 2010-11: Asia's Rising Power and America's Continued Purpose. Ed. Ashley J. Tellis, Andrew Marble and Travis Tanner. Seattle: National Bureau of Asian Research, 2010

Petri, Peter A. "The TPP Needs Japan (in Japanese)." Nihon Keizai Shimbun 8 November 2010

Aldaba, Rafaelita, Peter A Petri and Josef T. Yap. "The AEC and Investment and Capital Flows." Realizing the AEC: A Comprehensive Assessment. Ed. Michael Plummer and Chia Siow Yue. Singapore: ISEAS Press, 2009

Petri, Peter A and Michael Plummer. "The Triad in Crisis: What We Learned and How it Will Change Global Cooperation." Journal of Asian Economics 20. 6 (2009): 700-713.

Petri, Peter A, Zakariah Rashid, Michael G. Plummer, Chia Siow Yue and Fan Zhai. "Regional Market for Goods, Services, and Skilled Labor." Realizing the ASEAN Economic Community: A Comprehensive Assessment. Ed. Michael G. Plummer and Chia Siow Yue. Singapore: ISEAS Press, 2009

Petri, Peter A. "Competitiveness and Leverage." Realizing the ASEAN Economic Community: A Comprehensive Assessment. Ed. Michael Plummer and Chia Siow Yue. Singapore: ISEAS Press, 2009

Petri, Peter A. "Global response to economy in works." Honolulu Advertiser March 1, 2009: Republished online in ANU, East Asia Forum

Petri, Peter A. "How the Asia Pacific Can Drive the Global Recovery." East West Dialogue 3 (2009).

Petri, Peter A. "Lessons on the economy from Indonesia." Honolulu Advertiser February 19, 2009

Petri, Peter A. "Let Growth Engines Drive the Recovery." Singapore Business Times 9 October 2009

Petri, Peter A. "The Effects of Technology and Technology Policy on FDI." Fudan University Conference Proceedings. (2009).

Tze-Wei Chen and Peter A. Petri. Indonesia 2009: Individual Action Plan Study Report. Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation. Singapore: 2009.

Asian Development Bank (Petri, Peter A, principal consultant). Emerging Asian Regionalism: A Partnership for Shared Prosperity. Manila: Asian Development Bank, 2008.

Petri, Peter A. "Asian Trade Policy: Matrix or Noodle Bowl?." Asia Pacific Issues (2008).

Petri, Peter A. "Financing Asian Growth." A Decade of Developments. Ed. Masahiro Kawai and Susan F. Stone. Tokyo: Asian Development Bank Institute, 2008. 23-44.

Morrison, Charles E. and Peter A. Petri. "Renewing the Pacific Partnership." East-West Dialogue 1. 1, September (2007): 1-9.

Petri, Peter A and Sumner J. La Croix, ed. Challenges to the Global Trading System: Adjustment to Globalization in the Asia-Pacific Region. London and New York: Routledge, 2007.

Sumner J. La Croix and Petri, Peter A. "New Challenges to the Global Trading System." Challenges to the Global Trading System: Adjustment to Globalization in the Asia-Pacific Region. Ed. Peter A. Petri and Sumner J. La Croix. London and New York: Routledge, 2007. 1-8.

Petri, Peter A. "Introduction: Brandeis on Business." WorldView (Brandeis International Business School) 2. 1 (2006): 5-9.

Petri, Peter A. "Is East Asia Becoming More Interdependent." Journal of Asian Economics 17. 3 (2006): 381-94.

Courses Taught

ECON 253a Asia: Center of World Economy
ECON 260a International Trade Policy and Institutions