Professor Amrita Narlikar

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Professor Amrita Narlikar (D.Phil. Oxon, Ph.D. Cantab) is the President of the GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Hamburg, and full Professor at the Hamburg University. Prior to coming to Hamburg, she taught at the University of Cambridge for 10 years, and was also the Founding Director of the Centre for Rising Powers at Cambridge from 2011 to 2015. Prof. Narlikar specializes in International Political Economy, with a focus on international trade and multilateral negotiations. She has published extensively on different aspects of the politics and economics of the World Trade Organization, and the rise of new powers. Her expertise includes the study of multilateral deadlocks and breakthroughs, and also how fair and sustainable globalization might be achieved.