Specialisation: international economics
Professor Max Corden is Emeritus Professor of the John Hopkins University and a Professorial Fellow in the Department of Economics of the University of Melbourne. From 1989 to 2002 he was Professor of International Economics at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of the Johns Hopkins University (based in Washington DC ). From 1976 to 1988 he was Professor at the Australian National University. Before that, from 1967 to 1976, he was Nuffield Reader in International Economics at Oxford University. From 1986 to 1988 he was also a Senior Advisor at the International Monetary Fund. His current interests are primarily in international macroeconomics, the world monetary system and (most recently) the Asian crisis. In the past he wrote extensively on trade policy and trade theory, and also on Australian economic policy. Recently he has also written on Australian immigration policy and on the future of Australian universities.