Marc Busch

International Trade Policy and Law

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Washington, DC
Tuesday, Thursday
Eastern Time (US & Canada)


MARC L. BUSCH (Ph.D., Columbia University) is the Karl F. Landegger Professor of International Business Diplomacy at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Professorof Government and Professor of Business Administration at Georgetown University. He is an expert on international trade policy and law.

He serves as a member of the Industry Trade Advisory Committee on Standards and Technical Trade Barriers (ITAC-16), a public-private groupreporting to the U.S. Department of Commerce and the United States TradeRepresentative.

He has addressed a wide variety of governments and international institutions, including the Advisory Centre on WTO Law, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, the World Bank and the United Nations. He has testified before the US Congress on Airbus-Boeing litigation,and before the Canadian Senate on softwood lumber litigation. 

He has consulted to Booz Allen Hamilton, Bell Canada, Frontier Strategy Group, Goruck, HealthCanada, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, McKinsey, Monitor, Nomacorc, Philip Morris International, STI, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency,the United Nations, the World Bank, and the Trade Law Division of theDepartment of International Trade Canada, on behalf of which he addressed a NAFTA 2022 panel on dispute settlement. 

He has previously taught at Queen’s University and Harvard. He hasreceived awards for teaching at all three institutions, including MBA Professorof the Module at Georgetown, the Executive MBA, AMBA, Cornell-Queen’s, and MBASociety Teaching Excellence awards at Queen’s School of Business, and Harvard’sThomas Hoopes Teaching Prize. In 1997, he was nominated for the Joseph Levenson Teaching Award at Harvard for best junior faculty undergraduate professor. In 2004, he received the Frank Knox Teaching Excellence Award for the best undergraduate professor at Queen’s University. In 2010, Forbes Magazine named his course, “Business, Government and the Global Economy,” one of the Top 10 Most Innovative MBA courses in the United States.