Assistant Professor, Columbia University
January 2014: Buddhist monks in Bodh Gaya, Bihar India. Lord Buddha became enlightened here. June 2013: A view of the Himalayas from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India.

Most people who ask for advice from others have already resolved to act as it pleases them.
— Khalil Gibran

This page features my policy research.

Publications

Preferential Trading Agreements and Economic Reform in Developing Countries. 2012. IMO Policy Paper 1/2012. [with Leonardo Baccini]

It's Not All About Trade: Preferential Trading Agreements Induce Economic Reforms in Developing Countries. 2012. ARTNet Policy Brief 33. [with Leonardo Baccini]

Towards a New Climate Regime? Views of China, India, Japan, Russia and the United States on the road to Copenhagen. 2008. Finnish Inst"iitute of International Affairs (with Anna Korppoo; Linda Jakobson; Antto Vihma; Alexandru Luta.

Päästörajoitusten ilmastohyödyt rajoitusten ulkopuolisissa maissa [Positive Climate Spillovers of Emissions Reductions to Non-Participating Countries]. 2007. Prime Minister's Office, Government of Finland.