Carsten Kowalczyk

Associate Professor of International Economics


Education
  • CandPolit, University of Copenhagen
  • MA, University of Rochester
  • PhD, University of Rochester

Professional Activities
  • Honorary Professor, Aarhus University
  • Visiting Professor of Economics, Harvard University
  • Assistant Professor of Economics, Dartmouth College
  • Visiting Instructor of Economics, Pennsylvania State University
  • Book Review Editor, Review of International Economics
  • Member, Scientific Board, Midwest International Economics Group
  • Visiting Fellow, City University of Hong Kong
  • Faculty Research Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research
  • Consultant, WTO, The World Bank and Microsoft

Research Interests
  • International trade
  • International economic integration
  • Game theory
ARTICLES
• Kowalczyk, Carsten, Hideo Konishi and Tomas Sjöström. "Global Free Trade Is in the Core of a Customs Union Formation Game." Review of International Economics 17, no. 2 (2009): 304-309.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten and Raymond Riezman. "Free Trade: What Are the Terms-of-Trade Effects?" Economic Theory 41, no. 1 (2009): 147-161
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. "Liberalizing Trade between Large and Small: The Welfare from Three Different Strategies." The Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics 13, no. 2 (2006): 173-181.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. "Reforming Tariffs and Subsidies in International Trade." Pacific Economic Review 7, no. 2 (2002): 305-318.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten and Tomas Sjöström. "Trade as Transfers, GATT, and the Core." Economics Letters 66, no. 2 (2000): 163-169.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. "Welfare and Integration." International Economic Review 41, no. 2 (2000): 438-494.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. "Trade and Its Role as Policy for Development." Praxis XIII no. 1 (1997): 5-5.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. "Norway: The Trade Effects of European Integration: A Comment." The World Economy 17, no. 5 (1994): 697-700.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten and Tomas Sjöström. "Bringing GATT into the Core." Economica 61, no. 243 (1994): 301-317.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. "Monopoly and Trade Policy." Journal of International Economics 36, (1994): 177-186.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten and Susan Skeath. "Pareto Ranking Optimal Tariffs under Foreign Monopoly." Economics Letters 45, no. 3 (1994): 355-359.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. "Integration in Goods and Factors: The Role of Flows and Revenue." Regional Science and Urban Economics 23, no. 3 (1993): 355-367.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. "Paradoxes in Integration Theory." Open Economies Review 3, no. 1 (1992): 51-59.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. "Trade Negotiations and World Welfare." American Economic Review 79, no. 3 (1989): 552-559.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten, Lars Hörngren and Anders Vredin. "Dollarkursen - mysterium eller strukturfenomen?" Ekonomisk Debatt 13, no. 3 (1985): 171-176.

BOOKS
• Kowalczyk, Carsten, editor. "The Theory of Trade Policy Reform." International Library of Critical Writings in Economics. Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2001.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten, editor. "Economic Integration and International Trade." International Library of Critical Writings in Economics. Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 1999.

BOOK CHAPTERS
• Kowalczyk, Carsten and Raymond Riezman. "Trade Agreements." In Palgrave Handbook of International Trade, eds. Daniel Bernhofen, Rodney Falvey, David Greenaway and Udo Kreickemeier, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, forthcoming.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. "Free Trade between Large and Small: What's in It for the Large Country? What's in It for the Small?" In Contemporary and Emerging Issues in Trade Theory and Policy: Frontiers of Economics and Globalization Vol. 4, ed. Sugata Marjit and Eden Yu, Bingley, U.K.: Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., 2008.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten, Hideo Konishi and Tomas Sjöström. "Free Trade, Customs Unions, and Transfers." Social Science Research Network: The Fletcher School, July 2003.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten and Tomas Sjöström. "Trade, Transfers, Developing Countries, and the Core." In Recent Developments in International Trade: Theoretical and Empirical Investigations, eds. Seiichi Katayama and Kaz Miyagiwa, Kobe: Kobe University, 2003.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten and Donald Davis. "Tariff Phase-Outs: Theory and Practice from GATT and NAFTA." In The Regionalization of the World Economy, ed. Jeffrey A. Frankel, University of Chicago Press, 1998.
• Kowalczyk, Carsten. ''An Extension of Harsanyi's Formalization of Zeuthen's Bargaining Model - and a Critique.'' In Økonomiske Essays, Copenhagen: Akademisk Forlag, 1984.

Awards
  • Award from the Global Master of Arts Class of 2002 for Outstanding Instruction, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, July 2002
  • Recipient, 3rd Annual James L. Paddock Award for Excellence in Teaching, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, May 1995
  • Salzburg Seminar Presidential Fellow, 1993



Email Address
Carsten.Kowalczyk@tufts.edu

Office Phone
617.627.5603

Office Fax
617.627.3712

Office Location
Mugar 252F

Mailing Address
The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, 160 Packard Ave
Medford, MA 02155