Dr Swati Dhingra

  • Assistant Professor of Economics
  • London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London, UK
  • 16/03/2022
Senior researcher, Advisor, Project lead Trade and Investment

Personal Summary

Swati Dhingra is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and Political Science, researching globalisation and industrial policy.

She is co-author of the recent “Life after Brexit” report published by LSE’s Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), which looked at the UK’s options outside of the EU. She is also associate editor of the Journal of International Economics.

Swati was awarded the FIW Young Economist Award and the Chair Jacquemin Award by the European Trade Study Group for her work on firms and globalisation. Swati's work has informed bodies such as the Parliamentary International Trade Committee, CBI, Treasury, Social Enterprise UK, Credit Suisse and Sunderland City Council, and has featured in the media, including outlets such as the BBC, Foreign Affairs, Financial Times, The Economist, The Times and Business Standard.

Expertise: industrial policy; globalisation; international economics; trade policy; industrial organisation


Department of Economics