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Timothy A. Wise

Director, Research and Policy Program, Global Development and Environment Institute, Tufts University
Timothy A. Wise is director of the Research and Policy Program at the Global Development and Environment Institute, Tufts University, and leads its Globalization and Sustainable Development Program. He is currently an Open Society Fellow. With a background in international development, he specializes in agricultural policy and rural development. He is involved in ongoing research in the areas of: Sustainable Rural DevelopmentBeyond Agricultural SubsidiesMexico Under NAFTAWTO and Global Trade. He is the co-author of the books Confronting Globalization: Economic Integration and Popular Resistance in Mexico and The Promise and the Perils of Agricultural Trade Liberalization: Lessons from Latin AmericaHe is the former executive director of Grassroots International, a Boston-based international aid organization. He holds a Masters in Public Policy from Tufts’ Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning Department.


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