Stela Rubínová

Senior Fellow (Melbourne Law Masters)

World Trade Organization, Switzerland


Stela Rubínová has worked as a research economist at the World Trade Organization where she focuses on topics related to global value chains, economic development and innovation. Stela regularly contributes to WTO policy reports and collaborations with other international organizations. Her most recent policy publications include chapters in Trade in Knowledge: Intellectual Property, Trade and Development in a Transformed Global Economy; the Global Value Chains Development Report 2022; and Women and Trade: The Role of Trade in Promoting Gender Equality. Her research has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as the Canadian Journal of Economics and the Journal of International Economic Law. As trade policy analyst at the OECD's Trade and Agriculture Directorate, Stela was responsible for trade and environmental sustainability research covering fossil fuel subsidies, sustainability impacts of trade agreements and the circular economy. She holds a PhD in International Economics from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva.

Teaching (2023)