Razeen Sally

Associate Professor, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

Chairman, Institute of Policy Studies, Sri Lanka

Razeen Sally


Razeen Sally is the Director of the European Centre for International Political Economy (ECIPE), which he co-founded in 2006. He is also an Associate Professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore, and Chairman of the Institute of Policy Studies, the main economic think tank in his native Sri Lanka. He was on the faculty of the London School of Economics for eighteen years, where he also received his Ph.D.

Dr. Sally has held adjunct teaching, research and advisory positions at universities and think tanks in the USA, Europe, Africa and Asia. He is on the Global Agenda Council for Competitiveness of the World Economic Forum, and was awarded the Hayek Medal by the Hayek Society in Germany in 2011. He is a member of the Mont Pelerin Society.

Dr. Sally’s research and teaching focuses on global trade policy, and Asia in the world economy. He has written on the WTO, FTAs, and on different aspects of trade policy in Asia, besides on a number of topics such the history of economic ideas, especially the theory of commercial policy.