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Amrita Bahri

Associate Professor of Law, ITAM University; Co-Chairholder for Mexico, WTO Chair Programme

Dr. Amrita Bahri is Associate Professor of International Trade Law at ITAM and Co-Chair Professor for WTO Chair Program (Mexico). Amrita is the Founding Chair of International Trade & Investment Law Research Group (Law Schools Global League, LSGL) and Founding Member of the South Asian International Economic Law Network (SAIELN).

Amrita has published in the areas of international trade law, WTO dispute settlement, public private partnership for capacity-building in emerging economies, regional trade and gender justice. She has authored the monograph Public Private Partnership for WTO dispute settlement: Enabling Developing Countries (Edward Elgar, 2018). Her academic articles are published in prestigious journals including Journal of International Economic Law, World Trade Review, Journal of World Trade, European Journal of International Law, and others. Amrita also serves on the Editorial Board of Journal of International Economic Law (JIEL) and Journal of Law, Market & Innovation (JLMI).

Dr Bahri has been appointed by the European Commission to the pool of candidates to Chair the Expert Panel Proceedings on Trade and Sustainable Development. She also serves on the Advisory Board Member of the Center on Inclusive Trade and Development at Georgetown University. Working with International Trade Centre’s team, Amrita has designed the very first framework to measure gender-responsiveness of free trade agreements. She explains this framework in ITC’s policy paper titled “Mainstreaming Gender in Free Trade Agreements”.

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Amrita Bahri

ITAM University,
Río Hondo 1, Altavista, 01080 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

Tel: 01 55 5628 4000