ARTNeT Seminar on Global Value Chains: Developing Country Participation and Impact on Inequality by Dr. Javier Lopez Gonzalez, OECD
Dr. Javier Lopez Gonzalez currently works as a Trade Policy Analyst, Trade and Agriculture Directorate, OECD. He has also worked as a consultant for EU Commission (DG Trade); the ILO (International Labour Organization); UNCTAD, the World Bank, BERR (BIS); the ECOWAS Secretariat; the Commonwealth Secretariat; FEMISE; and the WTI (World Trade Institute). Dr. Gonzalez has over 10 years of experience in trade policy research, his work has particularly focused on the impacts of trade agreements and the rise of global value chains. He is currently working with Input-Output models focusing on the disintegration of production and the role of FTAs in this process.