John Whalley PhD (Yale) is a Professor of Economics at both the University of Warwick UK and the University of Western Ontario, Canada. At Warwick he is an Associate Director of the Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation (CSGR), and at Western Ontario he is a co-director of the Centre for the Study of International Economic Relations. He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and a fellow of the Econometric Society. He is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Cambridge, Mass; and the joint managing editor of the journal The World Economy. He has published widely, and is best known for his contributions to applied general equilibrium analysis, and trade and tax policy. In recent years he has worked on environmental issues, producing one of the early and most widely cited studies (jointly with Randy Wigle) on carbon taxes. He has also written on a possible new World Environmental Organization. He has served on a Canada-US trade dispute panel, and been a research director for the MacDonald Royal Commissions in Canada.
He is currently working on a range of topics, including pollution and migration, border delays in trade, multiple equilibria, and migration restrictions in China. He continues to work on WTO and global trade policy issues.