First Conference on Global Value Chains, Trade and Development

  

World Bank Group

First Conference on

Global Value Chains, Trade and Development

World Bank

30 March 2016

Welcome Address
ANABEL GONZALEZ, Senior Director, Trade & Competitiveness, WORLD BANK GROUP

Video

Views from Policy Makers and the Private Sector

Policy Determinants of Upgrading in GVCs
DARIA TAGLIONI, Lead Trade Economist & Global Value Chains Global Solution Lead, WORLD BANK GROUP

Presentation | Video

Digital Globalization: A New Era of Global Flows
SREE RAMASWAMY, Senior Fellow, MCKINSEY GLOBAL COMPANY

Presentation | Video

Keynote Speech

GVCs: Finance, Quality, and Management
KALINA MANOVA, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD

Presentation | Video

Paper Presentation and Discussion

Swimming Upstream: Input-Output Linkages and the Direction of Product Adoption
SWATI DHINGRA, Lecturer in Economics, LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS

Paper | Presentation | Video

Keynote Speech

The Evolution of a Production Network
ANDREW BERNARD, Jack Byrne Professor of International Economics, Tuck School of Business, DARTMOUTH COLLEGE

Video

Paper Presentation and Discussion

Global Supply Chains and Trade Policy
EMILY J. BLANCHARD, Associate Professor of Business Administration, Tuck School of Business, DARTMOUTH COLLEGE

Paper | Presentation | Video

Paper Presentation and Discussion

From Final Goods to Inputs: The Protectionist Effect of Rules of Origin
MANUEL J. GARCIA-SANTANA, Assistant Professor of Economics, UNIVERSITAT POMPEU FABRA

Paper | Presentation | Video

Paper Presentation and Discussion

Preferential Trade Agreements and Global Sourcing
EMANUEL ORNELAS, Professor, São Paulo School of Economics, FUNDAÇÃO GETULIO VARGAS

Presentation | Video

Panel Discussion

Will Mega-Regionals Affect the Geography and Functioning of GVCs?

Chair
ANABEL GONZALEZ, Senior Director, Trade & Competitiveness, WORLD BANK GROUP

Panellists
ADAM HEMPHILL, Director of Federal Government Relations, WAL-MART
BERNARD HOEKMAN, Professor and Director of Global Economics in the Global Governance Programme of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE
MICHAEL FERRANTINO, Lead Economist, Trade & Competitiveness, WORLD BANK GROUP
RALPH CARTER, Managing Director, Legal & International Affairs, FEDEX EXPRESS
RODNEY D. LUDEMA, Chief Economist, U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT

Presentation | Video

31 March 2016

Paper Presentation and Discussion

Competition and Relational Contracts: Evidence from Rwanda's Coffee Mills
AMEET MORJARIA, Assistant Professor of Managerial Economics & Decision Sciences, Kellogg School of Management, NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY

Paper | Presentation | Video

Paper Presentation and Discussion

Offshoring, Relationship-Specificity, and Domestic Production Networks
HEIWAI TANG, Assistant Professor of International Economics, School of Advanced International Studies, JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY

Paper | Presentation | Video

Paper Presentation and Discussion

Input Specificity and the Propagation of Idiosyncratic Shocks in Production Networks
JEAN-NOËL BARROT, Sloan School of Management, MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Paper | Presentation | Video

Keynote Speech

On the Geography of GVCs
POL ANTRÀS, Robert G. Ory Professor of Economics, HARVARD UNIVERSITY

Presentation | Video

Paper Presentation and Discussion

Income Differences and Input-Output Structure
HARALD FADINGER, Associate Professor of International Economics, UNIVERSITY OF MANNHEIM

Paper | Presentation | Video

Keynote Speech

Internalizing GVCs: A Firm-Level Analysis
LAURA ALFARO, Warren Alpert Professor of Business Administration, HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL

Presentation | Video

Paper Presentation and Discussion

GVC Participation and Current Account Imbalances
FABIAN TROTTNER, PhD Student in Economics, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY

Paper | Presentation | Video

Panel Discussion

What Do GVCs Mean for Macro Policies?

Chair
BILL MALONEY, Chief Economist, Equitable Growth, Finance and Institutions, WORLD BANK GROUP

Panellists
DAVID DOLLAR, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy and Global Economy and Development, BROOKINGS INSTITUTION
FABIO GHIRONI, Paul F. Glaser Professor of Economics, UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
M. AYHAN KOSE, Director, Development Prospects Group, WORLD BANK GROUP
MARTIN D. KAUFMAN, Advisor at the Strategy, Policy and Review Department, INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Presentation | Video

Final programme

Speaker biographies