Harry de Gorter

Harry de Gorter

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Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
607.255.8076
hd15@cornell.edu
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Biography

Harry de Gorter, a professor at the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, teaches and conducts research on the applied welfare economics and political economy of agricultural policy and trade. Much of his recent work has been on biofuels and agricultural trade reform and the Doha Development Agenda, especially the impact of subsidies and protection on developing countries. His research is both theoretical and empirical, with direct policy implications for governments, international institutions, and non-governmental organizations. Prior to Cornell, he was on faculty at the University of Guelph Ontario and worked for the International Trade Policy Division of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada in Ottawa. He has long been actively involved in advising many governments and international organizations on issues related to agriculture trade policy and renewable energy, including the World Bank, OECD, IMF, WTO, UNCTAD, Inter-American Development Bank, UN-FAO Rome, California Air Resources Board, EU Commission; USAID; Government of Canada; UNICA Sao Paulo; ICONE Sao Paulo; Cato Institute, UNIGRAINS Paris, Kraft Foods International, ICTSD, and the Swedish International Development Agency.


Recent Courses

  • AEM 9900 - Doctoral-Level Thesis Research
  • AEM 7900 - Graduate-Level Thesis Research
  • AEM 7000 - Individual Study in Applied Economics and Management
  • AEM 4970 - Individual Study in Applied Economics and Management
  • AEM 8900 - Master's Level Thesis Research
  • AEM 6300/ECON 4840 - Policy Analysis: Welfare Theory, Agriculture, and Trade
  • AEM 4350 - Political Economy of the WTO
  • AEM 4980 - Supervised Teaching Experience
  • AEM 2110 - The Business of Biofuels
  • AEM 4990 - Undergraduate Research

Academic Degrees

  • Ph D University of California at Berkeley, 1983
  • MS University of Guelph, 1976
  • B.A./B.S. University of Guelph, 1975