I am a Professor of Economics at the University of Nottingham. My research focuses on international trade and factor mobility. I am also the Director of the Nottingham Centre for Globalization and Economic Policy (GEP), and a Research Fellow of CEPR, CES-Ifo, CReAM and IZA. I obtained a PhD in Economics from Stanford University in 2001, and a Laurea in Economics from the University of Trento in 1994.