President, Centre for International Governance Innovation, Canada
Rohinton P. Medhora is President of the Centre for International Governance Innovation, a non-partisan think tank locatedin Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. CIGI's research programs focus on the global economy; global security and politics; and international law. Previously he was Vice President, Programs at Canada’s International Development Research Centre, a research funder. He received his doctorate in economics in 1988 from the University of Toronto, where he also subsequently taught for a number of years. His fields of expertise are monetary and trade policy, international economic relations, and aid effectiveness. His recent publications include co-edited books on development thought and practice, Canada’s relations with Africa, and Canada’s role in the international financial system. He serves on the Boards of the Institute for New Economic Thinking and the Partnership for African Social and Governance Research.