Ross  Jestrab


I am an International Economist at the U.S. International Trade Commission. I received my Ph.D. in Economics from Syracuse University in 2021.

My research interests are in international trade and applied econometrics.

Email: Ross[dot]Jestrab[at]

Working Papers

"Trade Policy, Human Capital, and Costly Worker Transitions," (with David Riker), USITC Offfice of Economics Working Paper 2023-10-A.

“The Effect of Phase-In Tariffs on Import Growth,” (with Xiuming (Audrey) Dong), USITC Office of Economics Working Paper 2022-03-B.

Work in Progress

"Quantifying GATT Trade Liberalization," (with Kristy Buzard and Zeyuan (Victor) Xiong).

"Import Competition and Workplace Injuries: Evidence from California,” (with Xiuming (Audrey) Dong).