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Jorge Miranda is an economist with over 20 years of experience in the Practice of International Trade remedy rules and subsidy disciplines. He is co-author of A Handbook on Antidumping Investigations, jointly published by Cambridge University Press and the World Trade Organization, and has authored numerous other publications in his area of expertise.

Jorge was a Counsellor in the Rules Division of the WTO Secretariat from 1995 to 2002. In this capacity, he assisted six dispute settlement panels, and he trained the trade remedy authorities of nearly 25 WTO member  countries. 

Since joining King & Spalding Jorge has assisted parties involved in nine WTO disputes, and he has provided advice with respect to WTO negotiations on subsidies and the WTO-consistency of various trade measures. In addition, he has assisted companies involved in trade remedy investigations -- both complainants and respondents -- conducted in Australia, Brazil, China, the EC, Jamaica, Japan, Mexico and Peru. He has also consulted for UNCTAD and has served as a NAFTA dispute settlement panelist.

Jorge has conducted training courses on WTO trade remedy rules and subsidy disciplines under the auspices of the WTO Secretariat, the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, the Organization of American States, the Andean Community, the International Law Development Institute, and the Governments of Argentina, Guatemala, Jamaica and South Africa.

He has participated as speaker in seminars and symposia sponsored by the WTO’s Appellate Body, the Economic Research Division of the WTO Secretariat, Georgetown University Law Center, the Institute for International Economic Policy at the George Washington University, The Tuck Business School at Dartmouth College, the Center for Trade Policy & Law at the University of Ottawa, the World Trade Institute at the University of Bern, the Graduate Institute at the University of Geneva, the Law School at the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), the International Center for Trade and Sustainable Development, the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, the U.S. Department of Commerce, the Mexican Ministry of the Economy, the International Law and Practice Section of the American Bar Association, the Customs and International Trade Bar Association, the Latin American Trade Network,  and the World Wildlife Fund.

He co-teaches the trade remedies module of the graduate program on WTO law and economics at the World Trade Institute in Bern, Switzerland, and has served as referee for Cambridge University Press.     

Recent Publications

  • “Currency Undervaluation as a Violation of GATT Article XV:4” in Simon Evenett (ed.) The US-Sino Currency Dispute: New Insights from Economics, Politics and Law, VoxEU.org and Center for Economic Policy Research, 2010.
  • “Causal Link and Non-Attribution as Interpreted in WTO Trade Remedy Disputes”, Journal of World Trade, Vol. 44 (2010). No. 4.
  • “Fighting Fire with Fire and Getting Burnt: A Review of Safeguards & Antidumping in Latin American Trade Liberalization”, World  Trade Review, July 2007.
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M.A., Georgetown University

B.S.F.S., Georgetown University

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