Expert to Speak on Global Business
Creskoff, an expert on trade facilitation problems in developing countries, will
speak on global business issues at Shippensburg University on Nov. 12 at 3:30
p.m. in Grove Hall Forum.
titled “Your Wonderful International Business Career (whether you’re ready for
it or not): My accidental career in international law and business,”
incorporates information about international agreements and institutions,
import‐export issues, doing business deals
overseas, cultural differences, and negotiation.
last decade, Creskoff has worked as a senior trade consultant for the World
Bank, USAID and other US government agencies in more than 40 developing countries
including Russia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Krygyz Republic, Mongolia, South Africa,
Nigeria, Liberia, Zambia, Sao Tome e Principe, Cambodia, Kosovo, Albania,
Moldova, Macedonia, Armenia, Jordan, Morocco, and Chile.
he was a law firm partner in Washington, DC practicing trade and customs law
and served as Special Assistant to the Undersecretary and Deputy to the Assistant
Secretary (Regulatory Policy), US Treasury Department.
has published numerous articles on the topic of global trade and has taught courses
in international business negotiations, business law and corporate social
responsibility at Johns Hopkins University and American University. He also taught
business law at Pericles School of Law, Moscow, Russia. He has lectured
frequently in the United States and around the world on trade, trade
facilitation, free zone and globalization issues.
Creskoff is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and holds graduate
degrees from the University of Maryland (J.D.) and Georgetown University (LL.M,
information contact, Dr. Sarah Bryant, SKBryant@ship.edu.