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Vinod Aggarwal

Vinod K. Aggarwal

Affiliate Professor
Professor, Department of Political Science
Director, Berkeley APEC Study Center
Haas Business and Public Policy Group
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Academic Status: On duty
Office Hours: By appointment, F547 or 782 Barrows
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Curriculum Vitae (in PDF format, Acrobat Reader required)


BA, Political Science and Psychology, University of Michigan
MA, Political Science, Stanford University
PhD, Political Science, Stanford University

Positions Held

At Haas since 1992 1996 - present, Director, Berkeley APEC Study Center 1992 - present, Affiliated Professor, Haas School of Business 1980 - present, Professor, Political Science, UC Berkeley 1991 - 1994, Chair, Political Economies of Industrialized Societies, UC Berkeley

Visiting Positions


Bocconi University

University of Geneva

Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva

External Service and Assignments

  • Editor in Chief, Business and Politics
  • Consultant to WTO, ILO, OECD, UNCCD, World Bank, Group of Thirty, Government of Mexico, US Department of Commerce, and various multinational corporations

Current Research and Interests

  • Integration of market and non-market strategies
  • International debt rescheduling
  • Lobbying and trade protectionism

Selected Papers and Publications

  • “The Limits of Interregionalism: The EU and North America,” with Edward Fogart. Journal of European Integration 27 (2005).
  • “Beyond Network Power: The Dynamics of Formal Economic Integration in Northeast Asia,” with Min Gyo Koo. Pacific Review 18, no. 2 (2005).
  • Bilateral Trade Agreements in the Asia-Pacific, with Shujiro Urata. London: Routledge, 2005.
  • European Union Trade Strategies: Between Globalism and Regionalism, with Edward Fogarty. London: Palgrave, 2004.
  • The Strategic Dynamics of Latin American Trade, with Ralph Espach and Joseph Tulchin. Woodrow Wilson Press and Stanford University Press, 2004.
  • Winning in Asia, U.S. Style: Market and Nonmarket Strategies for Success. New York: Palgrave, 2003.


  • MBA 270.1
  • Berkeley Executive Program
  • International Political Economy (Department of Political Science)

Honors and Awards

  • Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching, Full-Time MBA Program, 2005
  • Principal Investigator, Asia’s New Institutional Architecture, Center for Global Partnership, Japan Foundation, 2005-2007
  • Principal Investigator, EU-US relations in Trade and Security, Swedish Institute for European Policy Studies, 2003-2006
  • Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, Washington D.C.
  • 1st Runner Up Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching (MBA Program), 2003
  • Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching, PhD Program, 1997
  • Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellow, 1987
  • Rockefeller International Relations Fellowship, 1984-85
  • Research Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies, The Brookings Institution, 1979-80

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