Nicolas Depetris Chauvin is a non-resident fellow at the Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government. He is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Haute école de gestion de Genève. In the past he was Senior Advisor at the African Center for Economic Transformation, Associate Professor of International Economics at Universidad de Buenos Aires, a Research Fellow at the Oxford Center for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies at the University of Oxford, and visiting professor at Scienes Po among others. Nicolás is an international economist with extensive research and policy analysis experience in Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East. His area of research is in the intersection of trade and development economics. He has published several articles and books on agriculture supply chains, food security, resource rich economies, debt relief, emerging market economies, and the economies of the Gulf and Africa. He holds a PhD in Economics from Princeton University.