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Piyush Chandra

Piyush Chandra

Assistant Professor of Economics
Economics, 215 Persson Hall
p 315-228-7539


BA, University of Delhi, 1998; MA, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, 2000; PhD, University of Maryland College Park, 2007


International economics, applied microeconomics, political economy


International trade and trade policies, WTO, subsidies, antidumping duties and other temporary trade barriers.

Teaching Experience

Colgate University: Topics in International Trade; International Economics; Seminar in International Economics; Current Economic Issues; Topics in International Economic Theory

University of Maryland: International Economics (Instructor); Advanced International Trade (graduate TA) and Principles of Microeconomics (TA)

University of Delhi: Statistics and Mathematical Economics; Macroeconomics; International Trade; Indian Economy.


  • “Value Added Tax Rebates and Export Performance: Firm Level Evidence,” ( with Cheryl Long)  Journal of Public Economics,  v.102 (2013), pp. 13-22.
  • “Antidumping Duties and its Impact on the Exporters: Firm Level Evidence from China,” (with Cheryl Long) World Development, v. 51 (2013), pp. 169-186.
  • “China: A Sleeping Giant of Temporary Trade Barriers?” in Chad P. Bown, (ed.), The Great Recession and Import Protection: The Role of Temporary Trade Barriers. London, UK: CEPR and the World Bank. (2011) pp. 199-242.

Professional Experience

Referee: European Economic Review; B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy; China Economic Review, Journal of International Trade and Economic Development; Journal of Applied Economics; Journal of Comparative Economics.


Graduate assistantship, 2003-2006; graduate fellowship, University of Maryland, 2001-2003; Best student award, RLA (e) College, University of Delhi, 1998.