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Anne O. Krueger

Practitioner-in-Residence of Senior Research Professor of International Economics Economics


Anne Krueger is the Senior Research Professor of International Economics at the School for Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University. She is also a Senior Fellow of Center for International Development (of which she was the founding Director) and the Herald L. and Caroline Ritch Emeritus Professor of Sciences and Humanities in the Economics Department at Stanford University.

Anne Krueger was First Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund from 2001 to 2006. Prior to that, she had taught at Stanford and Duke Universities. From 1982 to 1986, she was Vice President, Economics and Research at the World Bank. She had earlier been Professor of Economics at the University of Minnesota.

Professor Krueger has held visiting Professorships at a number of universities, including the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Northwestern University, Bogazici University (Istanbul), the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER), Monash University, the Australian National University, and the Stockholm Institute for International Economics. She holds a BA from Oberlin College and a PhD from the University of Wisconsin.

Professor Krueger is a Distinguished Fellow and past President of the American Economic Association, a Senior Research Fellow of the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the Econometric Society, and the American Philosophical Society.

She has published extensively on economic development, international trade and finance and economic policy reform. In addition to her writings on these topics, she has written a number of books and articles on India, South Korea, and Turkey within her areas of expertise.



  • Economics
  • Economic Development
  • International Finance
  • International Trade Theory and Policy
  • World Bank and International Monetary Fund

In the News

Can poor countries avoid a vaccine bidding war?

Anne O. Krueger wrote in Project Syndicate, 12/22

America must mend many fences on trade.

Anne O. Krueger wrote in Project Syndicate, 11/20

Trump's crony capitalism.

Anne O. Krueger wrote in Project Syndicate, 10/23

U.S. game theory specialists win Nobel prize in economics.

Anne O. Krueger cited in The Guardian, 10/12

Time is right for a new international debt architecture.

Anne O. Krueger cited in Financial Times, 10/5

Trump’s spectacular trade failure.

Anne O. Krueger wrote in Project Syndicate, 9/22

Financial repression revisited?

Anne O. Krueger wrote in Project Syndicate, 8/20

A letter to the international community.

Anne O. Krueger cited in Project Syndicate, 8/17

The open secret to reopening the economy.

Anne O. Krueger wrote in Project Syndicate, 7/23

What the global pandemic response is missing.

Anne O. Krueger wrote in Project Syndicate, 6/22

Jones Act turns 100 amid renewed controversy.

Anne O. Krueger quoted in News in my business, 6/5

Jones Act at 100: Is it time to chart a new course?

Anne O. Krueger participated in American Enterprise Institute webinar, 6/4