Senior International Economist
U.S. Department of Commerce
Natalie Soroka is a Senior International Economist with the U.S. Department of Commerce, where she supports of the development and enforcement of U.S. trade policy through economic analysis of international trade and policy issues, estimating the impact on the U.S. economy using varied sets of data and methodologies, such as general equilibrium modeling. She is also involved in the management and promotion of major data products, including databases, statistical reports, and fact sheets, to support greater access and understanding of U.S. trade within the U.S. Government, academia, and general public. Ms. Soroka is also an adjunct professor at the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs, teaching a graduate level course on analyzing international economic data.
Prior to joining the Department of Commerce in 2009, she worked in the Bureau of Economics at the Federal Trade Commission producing quantitative analysis in support of domestic merger and antitrust investigations. She holds degrees in Economics from the University of Mary Washington and the Johns Hopkins University.