European Research Workshop in International Trade (ERWIT) 2020 - Programme

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European Research Workshop in International Trade

(ERWIT) 2020

 Hosted and Sponsored by

Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano, University of Milan, Baffi Carefin Centre - Bocconi University,

Centre for Economic Policy Research, and the Horizon 2020 MICROPROD Project

With the contribution of the Achille and Giulia Boroli Chair in European Studies - Bocconi University
 

21-23 October 2020, Online via Zoom

*All timings are in Central European Time

For each 30 min slot, presenters have 20 mins to present their paper and a total 5-10 mins has been allocated for general discussion.

 

Programme

                                 Wednesday 21 October

14:00-14:10

 Introduction - Beata Javorcik (EBRD, University of Oxford and CEPR)

14:10-14:40

Exporting Ideas: Knowledge Flows from Expanding Trade in Goods

Marc Melitz, Harvard University and CEPR (with Philippe Aghion, Antonin Bergeaud, Timothee Gigout and Matthieu Lequien)

14:40-15:10

The Geography of Knowledge Production: Connecting Islands and Ideas

Andreas Moxnes, Princeton University, University of Oslo and CEPR (with Andrew Bernard and Yukiko U. Saito)

15:10-15:40

Trade and Worker Deskilling

Swati Dhingra, London School of Economics and CEPR (with Rui Costa and Stephen Machin)

15:40-16:00

Virtual Coffee Break

16:00-16:30

Misallocation in the Market for Inputs: Enforcement and the Organization of Production (Presentation Slides)

Johannes Boehm, Sciences Po (with Ezra Oberfield)

16:30-17:00

Jobs and Technology in General Equilibrium: A Three-Elasticites Approach (Presentation Slides)

Jan Haaland, Norwegian School of Economics and CEPR (with Richard Baldwin and Anthony Venables)

17:00-17:30

MICROPROD SESSION - Can My SME Join your GVC? Measuring and Explaining the Nature of Buyer-Supplier Relationships Across Firms

Gábor Békés, Central European University, CERS and CEPR (with Miklós Koren, Balázs Muraközy and Álmos Telegdy)

                                Thursday 22 October

14:00-14:10 Introduction - Giorgio Barba Navaretti (Università degli Studi di Milano, Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano and CEPR)

14:10-14:40

Trade Disruption, Industrialisation, and the Setting Sun of British Colonial Rule in India

Roberto Bonfatti, Universities of Padua and Nottingham (with Björn Brey)

14:40-15:10

When Tariffs Disturb Global Supply Chains (Presentation Slides)

Gene Grossman, Princeton University and CEPR (with Elhanan Helpman)

15:10-15:40

Disputes in International Investment and Trade (Presentation Slides)

Ralph Ossa, University of Zurich and CEPR (with Robert Staiger and Alan Sykes)

15:40-16:00

Virtual Coffee Break

 

16:00-16:30

Consumption-led Growth

OIeg Itskhoki, Princeton University (with Markus Brunnermeier and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas)

16:30-17:00

Firm Organization with Multiple Establishments (Presentation Slides)

Anna Gumpert, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and CEPR (with Henrike Steimer and Manfred Antoni)

17:00-17:30

MICROPROD SESSION - How Does TFP react to Financial Crises? Mixed Evidence from Three European Countries

Agnès Bénassy-Quéré, Paris School of Economics, University Paris 1 Panth´eon-Sorbonne (with Christian Abele and Lionel Fontagné)

Friday 23 October

14:00-14:10 Introduction - Carlo Altomonte (Bocconi University and MICROPROD)
14:10-14:40

Reshaping Global Trade: The Immediate and Long-Term Effects of Bank Failures

Chenzi Xu, Havard University

14:40-15:10

Trade from Space: Shipping Networks and The Global Implications of Local Shocks (Presentation Slides)

Inga Heiland, University of Oslo, Statistics Norway and CEPR (with Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe, Andreas Moxnes and Yuan Zi)

15:10-15:40

Robot Imports and Firm-level Outcomes (Presentation Slides)

Harald Fadinger, University of Mannheim and CEPR (with Alessandra Bonfiglioli, Rosario Crinò and Gino Gancia)

15:40-16:00

Virtual Coffee Break

16:00-16:30

Relationship Stickiness and Economic Uncertainty

Isabelle Mejean, CREST-Ecole Polytechnique and CEPR (with Julien Martin and Mathieu Parenti)

16.30-17:00

Markups, Quality, and Trade Costs (Presentation Slides)

Natalie Chen, University of Warwick and CEPR (with Luciana Juvenal)

17:00-17:30

MICROPROD SESSION - Firm-to-Firm Trade: Imports, Exports, and the Labor Market (Presentation Slides)

Francis Kramarz, CREST(ENSAE), Institut Polytechnique de Paris and CEPR (with Jonathan Eaton and Samuel Kortum)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Event Type: 
Workshop