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Peter Navarro
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Director of the Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy
Assumed office
April 29, 2017
President Donald Trump
Preceded by Position established
Director of the National Trade Council
In office
January 20, 2017 – April 29, 2017
President Donald Trump
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Office dissolved
Personal details
Born
Peter Kent Navarro

July 15, 1949 (1949-07-15) (age 71)
Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
Political party Republican (1989–1991, 2018–present)
Other political
affiliations
Democratic (before 1986, 1994–2018)
Independent (1986–1989, 1991–1994)
Education Tufts University (BA)
Harvard University (MPA, PhD)

Peter Kent Navarro (born July 15, 1949) is an American economist and author. He works in the Trump administration as the Assistant to the President, Director of Trade and Manufacturing Policy, and the national Defense Production Act policy coordinator.

He was a Deputy Assistant to the President and Director of the White House National Trade Council, a newly created job in the executive branch of the U.S. government.

He is also a professor emeritus of economics and public policy at the Paul Merage School of Business, University of California, Irvine, and the author of Death by China.

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