Katrin Kuhlmann is a Visiting Professor at Georgetown University Law Center and the President and Founder of the New Markets Lab. Her work focuses on the intersection between law and development, international economic law, trade and development, regional trade models, agricultural regulation and food security, comparative law, and international legal and regulatory reform; she is published widely and speaks frequently on these topics. Professor Kuhlmann is also a Senior Associate with the Global Food Security Project of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), a member of the Trade Advisory Committee on Africa of the Office of the United States Trade Representative, a member of the Bretton Woods Committee, and a representative on a number of boards and advisory boards. She has also served as a Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School and an international trade negotiator and has held senior positions at think tanks and non-profit organizations as well as practiced international law. Kuhlmann holds degrees from Harvard Law School and Creighton University and was the recipient of a Fulbright scholarship to study international economics.


Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

Katrin Kuhlmann, Flexibility and Innovation in International Economic Law: Enhancing Rule of Law, Inclusivity, and Resilience in the Time of COVID-19 (working paper).

Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

Katrin Kuhlmann & Bhramar Dey, Using Regulatory Flexibility to Address Market Informality in Seed Systems: A Global Study, 11 Agronomy, art. 377, Feb. 2021, at 1-27.
Katrin Kuhlmann & Akinyi Lisa Agutu, The Africa Continental Free Trade Area: Toward A New Legal Model for Trade and Development, 51 Geo. J. Int’l L. 753-808 (2020).
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Selected Contributions to Other Publications

Handbook on Provisions and Options for Trade in Times of Crisis and Pandemic (Katrin Kuhlmann ed., United Nations Initiative on Model Provisions for Trade in Times of Crisis & Pandemic (UN IMP) 2021).
Katrin A. Kuhlmann, Mapping Inclusive Law and Regulations: A Comparative Agenda for Trade and Development, 2 Afr. J. Int’l Econ. L. 48-87 (2021).