Professor Navarro graduated from Tufts University in 1972 with a B.A. and served in the Peace Corps in Southeast Asia from 1973 to 1976.
After working for a year in Washington, D.C. as an energy and environmental policy analyst, Peter Navarro received a Master's in Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School at Harvard University in 1979 and completed his Ph.D. in economics from Harvard in 1986.
Professor Navarro has written frequently on economic, energy and environmental issues and are published ranging from the Harvard Business Review, Journal of Business, and Wall Street Journal to the Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, and Washington Post.
Professor Navarro is also the author of five books on economics and public policy, including The Dimming of America (Ballinger, 1984), The Policy Game (Wiley, 1984) and the If It's Raining in Brazil, Buy Starbucks: The Investor's Guide to Profiting From News (McGraw Hill, 2001). His website is www.peternavarro.com.