Faculty Directory

Andrew B. Bernard

Jack Byrne Professor of International Economics



DegreePhD, Stanford University, 1991; AB, Harvard College, 1985

AREAS OF EXPERTISEInternational trade and investment

Current Research Topics

  • Firm responses to globalization
  • Multinationals in the U.S. economy
  • Multi-product firms

Selected Publications

  • With T. Fort, "Factoryless Goods Producing Firms." American Economic Review, 105(5): 518-23, May 2015
  • With I. Van Beveren and H. Vandenbussche, "Multi-Product Exporters and the Margins of Trade " Japanese Economic Review, 2014
  • With S. Redding and P. Schott, "Testing for Factor Price Equality in the Presence of Unobserved Factor Quality Differences" American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Vol. 5, Issue 2, May 2013
  • With B. Jensen, S. Redding, and P. Schott, "The Empirics of Firm Heterogeneity and International Trade", Annual Review of Economics Vol. 4, 2012
  • With S. Redding and P. Schott, "Multi-Product Firms and Trade Liberalization" Quarterly Journal of Economics, vol. 126(3), 2011
  • With R. Robertson and P. Schott, "Is Mexico A Lumpy Country?" Review of International Economics, 18(5), 2010
  • With B. Jensen, S. Redding, and P. Schott, "Intra-Firm Trade and Product Contractibility" American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 100, No. 2, May 2010
  • With B. Jensen, S. Redding, and P. Schott, “Wholesalers and Retailers in US Trade” American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings Vol. 100, No. 2, May 2010
  • With S. Redding, and P. Schott, "Multiple-Product Firms and Product Switching" American Economic Review Vol. 100, No. 1, March 2010
  • With S. Redding, and P. Schott, "Products and Productivity" Scandinavian Journal of Economics, December 2009, Volume 111, Issue 4
  • With B. Jensen, S. Redding, and P. Schott, "The Margins of Trade" American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings Vol. 99, No. 2, May, 2009
  • With S. Redding, P. Schott, and H. Simpson, "Relative Wage Variation and Industry Location in the United Kingdom" Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2008, Vol. 70, Issue 4

Working Papers

  • Production Networks, Geography and Firm Performance. April 2015
  • With R. Massari, J. Reyes, and D. Taglioni, "Exporter Dynamics, Firm Size and Growth, and Partial Year Effects", July 2013
  • With A. Moxnes and K.H. Ulltveit-Moe, "Two-Sided Heterogeneity and Trade", July 2013
  • With T. Okubo, "Multi-Product Firms and Product Switching in Japan",  July 2013
  • With M. Grazzi and C. Tomasi, "Intermediaries in International Trade: Margins of Trade and Export Flows",  April 2013, substantial revision of NBER Working Paper #17711
  • With E. Blanchard, I. Van Beveren, and H. Vandenbussche, "Carry-Along Trade", June 2012
  • "Chinese Exporters, Currency Exposure, and the Value of the Renminbi", February 2008
  • With P. Koerte, "Strategic Responses to Multiple Dimensions of Low-Cost-Country Competition",  February 2007
  • With B. Jensen and P. Schott, "Transfer Pricing by U.S.-Based Multinationals", August 2006, NBER Working Paper #12493
  • With R. Robertson and P. Schott, "A Note on Empirical Implementation of the Lens Condition", December 2004 NBER Working Paper #11484
  • With B. Jensen and P. Schott,"Facing the Dragon: Prospects for U.S. Manufacturers in the Coming Decade", June 2004
  • With F. Sjöholm, "Foreign Owners and Plant Survival",  October 2003, NBER Working Paper #10039
  • With M. Busse, "Consistent Standard Errors in Panel Tobit with Autocorrelation", August 2003
  • With S. Redding and P. Schott, "Product Choice and Product Switching", May 2003, NBER Working Paper #9789
  • With B. Jensen, "Who Dies? International Trade, Market Structure and Industrial Restructuring", June 2001, NBER Working Paper #8327


  • National Science Foundation Grant, "Firms and Products in International Trade," 2003–07

Professional Activities

Academic positions

  • Tuck School of Business, 1999–present
  • Research Fellow, Centre for Economic Policy Research, London, 2010–present
  • Research Associate, Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics, 2002–present
  • International Research Associate, Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, 2002–present
  • Pierre Werner Fellow, European University Institute, Florence, 2009–10
  • Senior Associate Director, 2005–07, Director, 2007–12, Center for International Business, Tuck School
  • Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research, 1996–present
  • Associate Professor of Economics, Yale School of Management, 1997–99
  • Assistant Professor of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1991–97

Board memberships

  • Faculty Advisory Board, Center for Financial Inclusion, Washington, D.C.
  • Advisory Board, ILEAD, Hanover, NH
  • Executive Committee, Conference on Research in Income and Wealth, Washington, D.C.

Editorial positions

  • Associate Editor, Journal of International Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics

Research & Teaching

Andrew Bernard teaches the core course on Global Economics for Managers as well as electives on global issues facing firms. His pioneering research on business responses to globalization has been supported by the National Science Foundation, and he is a research associate for the National Bureau of Economic Research and the Centre for Economic Policy Research.