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WTO names new chief economist

October 25, 2022 at 11:41 AM
The World Trade Organization on Tuesday named University of Zurich economics professor Ralph Ossa its new chief economist. The new hire comes after Ossa’s predecessor, Robert Koopman, stepped down in July. Koopman has joined American University as a senior lecturer in the School of International Service. WTO Deputy Director-General Anabel González welcomed Ossa to his new post in a tweet on Tuesday. “Looking forward to working with you on an exciting and relevant trade agenda,” she said. Ossa held the...

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