John McLaren


Office Address

Monroe Hall, Room 226

Hours: Tuesday 2:00 - 3;30pm

Fields of Interest

International Trade, Political Economy, Industrial Organization, Economic Development, Effects of Economic Globalization


Bachelor of Science (BS), McGill University
Master of Arts (MA), University of Toronto
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Princeton University

Selected Publications


  • “Looking for Local Labor-Market Effects of NAFTA” (joint with Shushanik Hakobyan). Review of Economics and Statistics 98:4, October 2016, pp. 728-41.
  • “Trade Policy and Wage Inequality: A Structural Analysis with Occupational and Sectoral Mobility.” (With Erhan Artuç). Journal of International Economics 97, pp. 278-94, 2015.
  • “When is it Optimal to Delegate: The Theory of Fast-track Authority.” (With Levent Çelik and Bilgehan Karabay.) American Economic Journals: Microeconomics, August 2015.