Programme

European Research Workshop in International Trade (ERWIT)
Copenhagen, 1-3 June 2016

Hosted and Sponsored by

Copenhagen Business School, the University of Copenhagen, the Carlsberg Foundation and Danmarks Nationalbank

 

Programme

Wednesday 1 June 

08:30-09:00

Registration

09:00-10:00

Granular Comparative Advantage
Oleg Itskhoki, Princeton University and CEPR (with Cecile Gaubert)

10:00-11:00

Two-sided Search in International Markets
David Jinkins, Penn State University (with Jonathan Eaton, Jim Tybout, and Daniel Xu)

11:00-11:30

Coffee Break

11:30-12:30

Sales and Markup Dispersion: Theory and Empirics
J Peter Neary, University of Oxford and CEPR (with Monika Mrázová and Mathieu Parenti)

12:30-13:30

It takes (more than) a moment: Revisiting the link between firm productivity and aggregate exports
Gianmarco Ottaviano, London School of Economics and CEPR (with Giorgio Barba Navaretti, Matteo Bugamelli and Emanuele Forlani)

13:30-14:30

Lunch

14:30-15:30

Adjusting to Globalization: Evidence from Heterogeneous Worker-Establishment Matches in Germany
Jens Südekum, Universität Dusseldorf and CEPR (with Wolfgang Dauth and Sebastian Findeisen)

15:30-16:30

Trade Liberalization and Mortality: Evidence from U.S. Counties
Justin R. Pierce​, Federal Reserve Board (with Peter K. Schott) 

19:00 Dinner - Gorilla Restaurant

Thursday 2 June

09:00-10:00

The Impact of Innovation in the Multinational Firm
Eduardo Morales, Princeton University (with Kamran Bilir)

10:00-11:00

Swimming upstream: Input-output linkages and the direction of product adoption
Swati Dhingra, London School of Economics and CEPR (with Johannes Boehm and John Morrow)

11:00-11:30

Coffee Break

11:30-12:30

Global Supply Chains and Trade Policy
Emily J. Blanchard, Tuck School of Business (with Chad P. Bown and Robert C. Johnson)

12:30-13:30

Global Trade: A perspective on Disruptors and Normalisers
Graham Slack, Chief Economist, Maersk

13:30-14:30

Lunch

14:30-15:30

Capital Allocation Across Sectors: Evidence from a Boom in Agriculture
Paula Bustos, CEMFI and CEPR (with Gabriel Garber and Jacopo Ponticelli)

15:30-16:30

Trade, Merchants and Lost Cities of the Bronze Age
Kerem Cosar, Stockholm School of Economics and CEPR (with Gojko Barjamovic, Thomas Chaney and Ali Hortacsu)

17:45 DinnerRestaurant Höst

Friday 3 June

09:00-10:00

Managing Trade: Evidence from China and the US
Kalina Manova, Oxford University and CEPR (with Nick Bloom, Stephen Sun, John Van Reenen and Zhihong Yu)

10:00-11:00

Globalization and Political Structure
Giacomo AM Ponzetto, CREI, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and CEPR (with Gino Gancia and Jaume Ventura)

11:00-11:30

Coffee Break

11:30-12:30

Trade and frictional unemployment in the global economy
Anja Grujovic​, Université de Genève (with Céline Carrère and Frédéric Robert-Nicoud)

12:30-13:30

Competition and the welfare gains from transportation infrastructure: Evidence from the Golden Quadrilateral of India
Manuel García-Santana, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and CEPR (with Jose Asturias and Roberto Ramos)