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L. Alan Winters
Professor of Economics (Economics)
T: +44 (0)1273 678332 or +44 (0)1273 877224

Selected publications


Shaffer, Gregory and Winters, L Alan (2017) FTA law in WTO dispute settlement: Peru–additional duty and the fragmentation of trade law. World Trade Review, 16 (2). pp. 303-326. ISSN 1474-7456

Holmes, Peter, Rollo, Jim and Winters, L Alan (2016) Negotiating the UK's post-Brexit trade arrangements. National Institute Economic Review, 238 (1). R22-R30. ISSN 0027-9501

Winters, L Alan (2016) Harnessing trade for accelerated development in Africa: think mobility. African Technopolitan, 5. pp. 38-42.

Winters, L Alan (2015) Trade liberalisation and poverty: did we learn anything in the last ten years? GREAT Insights, 4 (6). ISSN 2215-0593

Winters, L Alan and Cirera, Xavier (2015) Has Aid for Trade helped African economies achieve structural transformation? Bridges Africa (online), 4 (5).

Winters, L Alan and Martuscelli, Antonio (2014) Trade liberalisation and poverty: what have we learned in a decade? Annual Review of Resource Economics, 6. pp. 493-512. ISSN 1941-1340

Winters, L Alan (2014) International trade regulation and job creation. IZA World of Labor.

Winters, L Alan, Fernandes, Ana P and Ferreira, Priscila (2014) Firm entry deregulation, competition and returns to education and skill. European Economic Review, 70. pp. 210-230. ISSN 0014-2921

Herzog, Lisa, Walton, Andrew, Dawar, Kamala, James, Aaron, Nilsson, Lars, Portela, Clara, Risse, Mathias and Winters, L Alan (2014) Qualified market access and inter-disciplinarity. Ethics and Global Politics, 7 (2). pp. 83-94. ISSN 1654-4951

Winters, L Alan and Masters, Andrew (2013) Openness and growth: still an open question? International Development, 25 (8). pp. 1061-1070. ISSN 0954-1748

Winters, L Alan (2013) Trading up: the impact of trade liberalization on poverty. World Politics Review (Online).

Iacovone, Leonardo, Rauch, Ferdinand and Winters, L Alan (2013) Trade as an engine of creative destruction: Mexican experience with Chinese competition. Journal of International Economics, 89 (2). pp. 379-392. ISSN 0022-1996

Loke, Wai Heng and Winters, L Alan (2012) Why is open regionalism not always good? Journal of Economic Integration, 27 (3). pp. 437-465. ISSN 1225-651X

Winters, L Alan (2012) Living with China locally and globally. Pakistan Development Review, 51 (4). pp. 37-58. ISSN 0030-9729

Walmsley, Terrie L, Winters, Alan and Ahmed, Amer (2011) The impact of the movement of labour: results from a model of bilateral migration flows. Global Economy Journal, 11 (4). ISSN 1524-5861

Overman, Henry G and Winters, L Alan (2011) Trade and Economic Geography: The Impact of EEC Accession on the UK. Manchester School, 79 (5). pp. 994-1017. ISSN 1463-6786

Green, Tim and Winters, L. Alan (2010) Economic crises and migration: Learning from the past and the present. World Economy, 33 (9). pp. 1053-1072. ISSN 0378-5920

Hertel, Thomas W, Keeney, Roman, Ivanic, Maros and Winters, L. Alan (2009) Why Isn't the Doha Development Agenda More Poverty Friendly? Review Of Development Economics, 13 (4). pp. 543-559. ISSN 1467-9361

Winters, L. Alan (2009) Making the economic partnership agreements more poverty friendly. Journal of International Trade and Diplomacy, 2 (2). pp. 1-26.

McKenzie, David, Pilar Garcia, Martinez and Winters, L. Alan (2008) Who is coming from Vanuatu to New Zealand under the new Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) program? Pacific Economic Bulletin, 23 (3). pp. 205-228. ISSN 0817-8038

Commander, Simon, Chanda, Rupa, Kangasniemi, Mari and Winters, L Alan (2008) The Consequences of globalisation: India's software industry and cross border labour mobility. World Economy, 31 (2). pp. 187-211. ISSN 0378-5920

Winters, L. Alan (2005) The European agricultural trade policies and poverty. European Review of Agricultural Economics, 32 (3). pp. 319-346. ISSN 0165-1587

Winters, L. Alan (2004) Trade Liberalisation and Economic Performance: An Overview. Economic Journal, 114 (493). F4-F21. ISSN 0013-0133

Kaminski, Bartlomiej, Wang, Zhen Kun, Winters, L Alan, Sapir, André and Székely, Székely P (1996) Export Performance in Transition Economies. Economic Policy, 11 (23). pp. 421-442. ISSN 0266-4658

Winters, L. Alan (1990) Digging for Victory: Agricultural Policy and National Security. World Economy, 13 (2). pp. 170-191. ISSN 0378-5920

Winters, L. Alan (1987) An Empirical Intertemporal Model of Developing Countries' Imports. Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, 123 (1). pp. 58-80. ISSN 0043-2636


Winters, L Alan (2015) Non-tariff barriers, regionalism and poverty: essays in applied international trade analysis. World Scientific Studies in International Economics, 44 . World Scientific, Singapore. ISBN 9789814571265

Winters, L Alan, Gasiorek, Michael, López González, Javier, Holmes, Peter, Méndez Parra, Maximiliano, Rollo, Jim and Shingal, Anirudh (2009) Innocent bystanders: implications of an EU-India free trade agreement for excluded countries. Commonwealth Secretariat. ISBN 9780850928952

Book Section

Winters, L Alan (2015) What do small and poor developing countries need from the multilateral trading system? In: Soobramanien, T Y and Gosset, L (eds.) Small states in the multilateral trading system: overcoming barriers to participation. The Commonwealth Secretariat, London, Cambridge, UK, pp. 107-115. ISBN 9781849291392

Winters, L Alan (2014) International migration, trade and aid: a survey. In: Lucas, Robert E B and Unset (eds.) International Handbook on Migration and Development. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, pp. 65-112. ISBN 9781782548065

Winters, L Alan (2014) [Review] Comment on 'Coping with shifts and shocks' by D Irwin and K O'Bourne. In: Feenstra, Robert C and Taylor, Alan M (eds.) Globalization in an Age of Crisis. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, USA, pp. 37-40. ISBN 9780226030890

Winters, L Alan, Lim, Wonhyuk, Hanmer, Lucia and Augustin, Sidney (2010) Economic growth in low income countries: what G20 can do to help raise and sustain it? In: Bradford, Colin I and Lim, Wonhyuk (eds.) Towards the Consolidation of the G20: From Crisis Committee to Global Steering Committee. Korean Development Institute and Brookings, pp. 288-295.

Anderson, Kym and Winters, L Alan (2009) Challenge of Reducing International Trade and Migration Barriers. In: Bjorn, L (ed.) Global Crises, Global Solutions, (Copenhagen Consensus 2008). Cambridge University Press, pp. 451-503.

Hoekman, Bernard and Winters, L. Alan (2009) Multilateralizing preferential trade agreements: a developing country perspective. In: Baldwin, Richard and Low, Patrick (eds.) Multilateralizing Regionalism: Challenges for the Global trading System,. Cambridge University Press,, pp636-680.

Winters, L. Alan (2009) North-South Trade. In: Reinert, Kenneth A, Rajan, Ramkishen S, Glass, Amy Joycelyn and Davis, Lewis S (eds.) The Princeton Encyclopedia of the World Economy. Princeton University Press, Princeton, pp. 855-859. ISBN 9780691128122

Winters, L. Alan (2009) Skilled Labor Mobility in Post-War Europe. In: Bhagwati, J and Hanson, G (eds.) Skilled Immigration Today. Oxford University Press, New York., pp. 53-80.

Venables, Anthonty J, Winters, L Alan and Yueh, Linda (2008) Economic Integration in Asia: European Perspectives. In: Fujita, M, Kumagai, S and Nishikimi, K (eds.) Economic Intergration in East Asia: Perspectives from Neo-Classical and Spatial Economics. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, pp. 143-172. ISBN 9781847209122

Hertel, Thomas W and Winters, L Alan (2006) Poverty impacts of a WTO agreemment: synthesis and overview. In: Hertel, Thomas W and Winters, L Alan (eds.) Poverty and the WTO: Impacts of the Doha Development Agenda. Palgrave Macmillan and the World Bank, pp. 3-30. ISBN 9780821363140

Baldwin, Robert E and Winters, L Alan (2004) Challenges to globalization: an overview. In: Baldwin, Robert E and Winters, L Alan (eds.) Challenges to Globalization: Analyzing the Economics. Chicago University Press/ National Bureau of Economic Research, pp. 1-16. ISBN 9780226036151

Ingco, Merlinda D and Winters, L Alan (2004) Agriculture and the trade negotiations: a synopsis. In: Ingco, Merlinda D and Winters, L Alan (eds.) Agriculture and the new trade agenda : creating a global trading environment for development. Cambridge University Press, pp. 16-36. ISBN 9780521826853

Breining-Kaufmann, Christine, Chadha, Rajesh and Winters, L Alan (2003) The temporary movement of workers: GATS Mode 4. In: Winters, L Alan and Mehta, Pradeep S (eds.) Bridging the Differences: Analyses of Five Issues of the WTO Agenda. Consumer Unity Trust Society, pp. 111-146. ISBN 8187222921

Davies, S, Gasiorek, Michael, Davidson, R, Lyons, B, Ulph, D, Vaughan, R and Winters, Alan (2002) The impact of a single currency in Europe on product markets: theory and evidence. In: Dierx, A, Ilzkovitz, F and Sekkat, K (eds.) European Integration and the Functioning of Product Markets. Commission of European Communities/Edward Elgar Publishers, pp. 33-102. ISBN 9781843763932

Winters, L. Alan (1999) Summing Up II. In: Piggott, J and Woodland, A (eds.) International Trade Policy and the Pacific Rim. MacMillan for International Economics Association, pp. 400-405. ISBN 9780312218010

Winters, L. Alan (1998) Assessing Regional Integration Arrangements. In: Burki, J, Perry, G and Calvo, S (eds.) Trade: Towards Open Regionalism. World Bank Latin American and Caribbean studies . The World Bank, Washington D.C., pp. 51-68.

Winters, L. Alan (1997) Lebanon's Euro-Mediterranean Agreement: Possible Dynamic Benefits. In: Shahin, W and Shehadi, K (eds.) Pathways to Integration. Lebanese Centre for Policy Studies, pp. 33-54. ISBN 9781886604117

Winters, L. Alan (1996) The Uruguay Round: A Milestone for Developing Countries. In: Martin, W and Winters, L. Alan (eds.) The Uruguay Round and the Developing Countries. Cambridge University Press, pp. 1-29. ISBN 9780521586016

Winters, L. Alan (1995) Trade policy institutions in Central and Eastern Europe: objectives and outcomes. In: Foundations of an Open Economy: Trade Laws and Institutions for Eastern Europe. Centre for Economic Policy Research, pp. 1-18. ISBN 1-898128-16-2

Winters, L. Alan (1995) The Liberalisation of European Steel Trade. In: Faini, R and Portes, R (eds.) European Union Trade with Eastern Europe: Adjustment and Opportunities. Centre for Economic Policy Research, pp. 201-235. ISBN 9781898128175

Winters, L Alan (1995) Who should run trade policy in Eastern Europe, and how? In: Winters, L Alan (ed.) Foundations of an Open Economy: Trade Laws and Institutions for Eastern Europe. Centre for Economic Policy Research, pp. 19-39. ISBN 1898128162

Winters, L. Alan (1993) The Political Economy of Industrial Countries' Agricultural Policies. In: Rayner, A J and Coleman, David (eds.) Current Issues in Agricultural Economics. Current Issues in Economics . Palgrave MacMillan, United Kingdom, pp. 11-31. ISBN 9780312090913

Winters, L A and Brenton, P A (1993) Bilateral trade elasticities for exploring the effects of 1992. In: Winters, L A (ed.) Trade Flows and Trade Policy after 1992. Cambridge University Press, pp. 266-285. ISBN 9780521440202

Winters, L. Alan (1993) European trade and welfare after '1992'. In: Winters, L. Alan (ed.) Trade Flows and Trade Policy after 1992. Cambridge University Press, pp. 3-31. ISBN 9780521440202

Winters, L Alan (1992) Trade policy, integration and the European footwear market. In: Winters, L Alan (ed.) Trade Flows and Trade Policy after 1992. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 175-209. ISBN 9780521440202

Winters, L. Alan (1988) "Comment" (on Smith and Kierzkowski). In: Baldwin, RA, Hamilton, C and Sapir, A (eds.) Issues in US EC Trade Relations. Chicago University Press, for the National Bureau of Economic Research. ISBN 9780226036083

Edited Book

Mendez-Parra, Maximiliano, te Velde, Dirk Willem and Winters, L Alan, eds. (2016) The impact of the UK's post-Brexit trade policy on development. Overseas Development Institute / UK Trade Policy Observatory, London.

Winters, L Alan, ed. (2007) The WTO and poverty and inequality. Critical perspectives on the global trading system and the WTO, 1 & 2 . Edward Elgar, Cheltenham. ISBN 9781843763055

Bourguignon, Francois, Coyle, Diane, Fernàndez, Raquel, Giavazzi, Francesco, Marin, Dalia, O'Rourke, Kevin, Portes, Richard, Seabright, Paul, Venables, Anthony, Verdier, Thierry and Winters, L Alan (2002) Making Sense of Globalization: A Guide to the Economic Issues. Centre for Economic Policy Research. ISBN 1-898128-67-7

Winters, L Alan, ed. (1995) Mitsui lectures in economics. Mitsui lectures in economics . Basil Blackwell, Oxford.

Baldwin, RE and Winters, L. Alan (1989) Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv. Springer, pp. 441-662.

Reports and working papers

Lydgate, Emily and Winters, L. Alan (2017) Can a UK-EU Free Trade Area preserve the benefits of the Customs Union or Single Market in some sectors? Discussion Paper. UK Trade Policy Observatory.

Lydgate, Emily and Winters, L. Alan (2017) Deep and not comprehensive? What the WTO rules permit for a UK-EU trade agreement. Working Paper. University of Sussex, University of Sussex.

Rollo, Jim, Borchert, Ingo, Dawar, Kamala, Holmes, Peter and Winters, L. Alan (2016) The World Trade Organisation: a safety net for a post-brexit UK trade policy? Discussion Paper. University of Sussex.

Cooke, John, Evans, Phil, Findlay, Lucy, Gray, Kevin, Jensen, Olivia, de Jonquières, Guy, Mardsen, Phillip, Orozco, Claudia, Paemen, Higo, Page, Sheila, Roberts, Christopher, Ruttley, Philippe, Razeen, Sally and Winters, L.Alan (2003) Expanding WTO Rules? Should there be WTO rules on competition, investment, trade facilitation and transparency in government procurement? A Federal Trust Report on the Singapore Issues. Technical Report. Federal Trust for education and research, London.