International Trade Workshop 2016

Sponsored by Economic Research Initiatives @ Duke (ERID).

Location: Social Sciences Building, Duke University, Durham, N.C.
Dates: December 5 and 6, 2016.
Organizers: Rafael Dix-Carneiro and Daniel (Yi) Xu.

Questions? Please contact Daniel (Yi) Xu.

Program

Monday, December 5th (Social Sciences 105)

9:00 - 9:30: Breakfast

9:30 - 10:30: Eunhee Lee: “Trade, Inequality, and the Endogenous Sorting of Heterogeneous Workers

10:30 - 11:00: Break

11:00 - 12:00: Rodrigo Adao: “Worker Heterogeneity, Wage Inequality, and International Trade: Theory and Evidence from Brazil

12:00 - 1:30     Lunch

1:30 - 2:30: John McLaren: “NAFTA and the Gender Wage Gap

2:30 - 3:30: Wolfgang Keller: “Globalization, Gender, and the Family”

3:30 - 4:00: Break

4:00 - 5:00: Vanessa Alviarez: “The Growth of Multinational Firms in the Great Recession

6:30: Dinner at Mothers and Sons, 107 W. Chapel Hill St., Durham

                                 

Tuesday, December 6th (Social Psychology 128)

8:30 - 9:00: Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00: Sebastian Heise: “Trade Policy and the Structure of Supply Chains

10:00 - 11:00: Lee Branstetter: “If It Can't Bend, Does It Break?  The China Shock and Portuguese Manufacturing”

11:00 - 11:30: Break  

11:30 - 12:30: Ryan Monarch: “Reassessing Markups and Competition with Supplier Trade Data”

12:30: Lunch

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Attendees

Rodrigo Adao (MIT)

Simon Alder (UNC)

Vanessa Alviarez (UBC-Sauder)

Lee Branstetter (Carnegie Mellon)

Kerem Cosar (UVA)

Rafael Dix-Carneiro (Duke – co-organizer)

Sebastian Heise (FRB-NY)

Ivan Kandilov (NCSU)

Wolfgang Keller (Colorado)

Eunhee Lee (UMD)

John McLaren (UVA)

Ryan Monarch (FRB)

Daniel Yi Xu (Duke – co-organizer)

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Lodging & Directions

Hotel: 21C Museum Hotel
(919) 956-6700

Conference Location: Duke Economics Department 
Social Sciences Building
419 Chapel Drive
Durham, NC 27708-0097

Interactive Duke Campus Map

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