Matloob's main research fields are international trade and migration. He is Director of the Global Labor Organization (GLO).
Matloob's current research interests are in the field of international trade (with special reference to strategic trade policy) and migration, particularly the effect of migration on labour markets of both Eastern and Western Europe. Other work includes analysing the role of foreign direct investment on both trade and migration in some selected East European countries. He is currently working on migration policy issues in Europe and on models of strategic trade policy under asymmetric information.
Matloob's RePEc page is http://econpapers.repec.org/RAS/ppi43.htm
Matloob would consider supervising PhD students who are interested in topics such as: