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writer and editor , trade development consultant

FREDERICK JAMES GLOVER, Diplomat, Official. Assistant Director of Program(s), International Trade Center, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development/General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade. Joseph Rowntree Scholar, University of Leeds, 49-52; Newcomen Prize, Harvard Business School, 61. Royal Economic Society, United Kingdom; American Economic Association; Society for International Development; Honorary Member, Newcomen Society, United States.


Glover, Frederick James was born on January 12, 1920 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England. Son of Wilfrid and Alice Rose (Walker) Glover.


University of Leeds, United Kingdom, 1949-1952, Bachelor of Arts Economy, 1953-1957, Doctor of Philosophy Economy. Spoken languages: English, Spanish.


Visiting professor economics Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1965. Regional advisor on trade promotion for Latin American, United Nations, Santiago, Chile, 1966-1969. Director technical cooperation International Trade Center, Geneva, 1970-1981.

Director United Kingdom Trade Agency, London, 1981-1984. International consultant on trade promotion, Geneva, since 1985. Consultant on trade and industry United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Geneva, 1986, World Bank, Washington, 1987.

Consultant on trade United Nations Development Program, Nepal, 1988, Myanmar, 1990. Consultant editor International Labor Organization, Geneva, 1990-1993. Editor International Commission of Jurists, 1991.

Consultant editor United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, 1994-2004, World Investment Report, The South Center, Geneva, 2000-2004, and others.


Freeman, City of London, 1982. Member Royal Economic Society, American Economic Association, Fulbright Association, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, British Mensa.


  • Other Interests

    Economics developement, international trade expansion, busn history. Reading, history, amateur acting, travel.


Married Hilda May Faulkner, December 23, 1945. 1 child Stephen Wilfrid.

Wilfrid Glover

Alice Rose (Walker) Glover

Hilda May Faulkner

Stephen Wilfrid Glover