Martin Vieiro was a research analyst with the Peterson Institute from June 2011 to March 2013. He worked with Senior Fellows Gary Clyde Hufbauer and Jeffrey J. Schott. His research focused on international trade, economic development, and the future of the World Trade Organization. He is coauthor of Local Content Requirements: A Global Problem (2013) and assisted with Outward Foreign Direct Investment and US Exports, Jobs, and R&D: Implications for US Policy (2013).
Vieiro completed a master’s degree focused on International Economics from the School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IR/PS) at the University of California, San Diego. At IR/PS, he was a Dean’s Fellow as well as a teaching assistant for quantitative methods II and III. Prior to graduate school, Vieiro was a staff consultant with Ernst & Young’s Customs and International Trade Practice, where he consulted with many of the world’s largest importers and exporters in the cosmetic, steel, technology, consumer goods, and energy sectors on leading business practices. His experiences include stints at the US Department of the Treasury and the National Labor Relations Board. He holds a bachelor’s degree in International Studies from the University of North Texas.