University Professor at Columbia University and Senior Fellow in International Economics at the Council on Foreign Relations, he was Economic Policy Adviser to the Director General, GATT (1991-93), Special Adviser to the UN on Globalization, and External Adviser to the WTO. He currently is a member of UN Secretary General Kofi Annan's High-level Advisory Group of the NEPAD process in Africa . He has received a number of prizes and honours. His latest book, In Defense of Globalization (Oxford University Press), was published in 2004.
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