Robert Z. Lawrence
Albert L. Williams Professor of International Trade and Investment
Harvard Kennedy School
Robert Z. Lawrence is the Albert L. Williams Professor of International Trade and Investment at Harvard Kennedy School, a Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He currently serves as Faculty Chair of The Practice of Trade Policy executive program at Harvard Kennedy School. He served as a member of the President's Council of Economic Advisers from 1998 to 2000. Professor Lawrence has also been a Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. He has taught at Yale University, where he received his Ph.D. in economics. His research focuses on trade policy.