Fall 2013 Midwest International Trade Meeting

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

 

Summary of All Sessions

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#Date/TimeLocationTitlePapers
1October 11, 2013
14:15-15:45
R2220 Ross School of Business 1-A3
2October 11, 2013
14:15-15:45
R2230 Ross School of Business 1-B3
3October 11, 2013
16:15-17:45
R2220 Ross School of Business 2-A3
4October 11, 2013
16:15-17:45
R2230 Ross School of Business 2-B3
5October 12, 2013
9:00-10:30
R2220 Ross School of Business 3-A3
6October 12, 2013
9:00-10:30
R2230 Ross School of Business 3-B3
7October 12, 2013
9:00-10:30
R2320 Ross School of Business 3-C3
8October 12, 2013
11:00-12:30
R2220 Ross School of Business 4-A3
9October 12, 2013
11:00-12:30
R2230 Ross School of Business 4-B3
10October 12, 2013
11:00-12:30
R2320 Ross School of Business 4-C3
11October 12, 2013
14:15-15:45
R2210 Ross School of Business 53
12October 12, 2013
16:15-17:45
R2210 Ross School of Business 63
13October 13, 2013
9:00-10:30
R2220 Ross School of Business 7-A3
14October 13, 2013
9:00-10:30
R2320 Ross School of Business 7-B3
15October 13, 2013
11:00-12:30
R2220 Ross School of Business 8-A3
16October 13, 2013
11:00-12:30
R2320 Ross School of Business 8-B3
 

16 sessions, 48 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

Fall 2013 Midwest International Trade Meeting

Detailed List of Sessions

 
Session 1: 1-A
October 11, 2013 14:15 to 15:45
R2220 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
 

Globalization and Income Inequality
By Lin Ma; University of Michigan
   Presented by: Lin Ma, University of Michigan
 

Wage Inequality, Firm Dynamics, and International Trade
By Gabriel Felbermayr; Ifo Institute for Economic Research at t
Giammario Impullitti; Cambridge University
Julien Prat; CREST, Paris
   Presented by: Gabriel Felbermayr, Ifo Institute for Economic Research at t
 

Environmental policy and exports: Evidence from Chinese cities
By Laura Hering; Erasmus School of Economics
Sandra Poncet; Paris School of Economics, Université P
   Presented by: Laura Hering, Erasmus School of Economics
 
Session 2: 1-B
October 11, 2013 14:15 to 15:45
R2230 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Alan Spearot, University of California - Santa Cruz
 

Quality, Trade, and Exchange Rate Pass-Through
By Natalie Chen; Warwick University
Luciana Juvenal; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
   Presented by: Luciana Juvenal, IMF
 

Market Structure, Imperfect Tariff Pass-Through, and Household Welfare in Urban China
By Runjuan Liu; University of Alberta
   Presented by: Runjuan Liu, University of Alberta
 

Exchange Rate Pass-Through and Market Structure in Multi-Country World
By Kanda Naknoi; University of Connecticut
   Presented by: Kanda Naknoi, University of Connecticut
 
Session 3: 2-A
October 11, 2013 16:15 to 17:45
R2220 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
 

Migrant Networks and Trade: The Vietnamese Boat People as a Natural Experiment
By Pierre-Louis Vezina; Oxford
   Presented by: Pierre-Louis Vezina, Oxford
 

Intellectual Property Protection and the Industrial Composition of Multinational Activity
By Olena Ivus; Queen's University
Walter Park; American University
Kamal Saggi; Vanderbilt University
   Presented by: Olena Ivus, Queen's University
 

Trade Liberalization and Labor Shares in China
By Fariha Kamal; US Census Bureau
Mary Lovely; Syracuse University
Devashish Mitra; Syracuse University
   Presented by: Mary Lovely, Syracuse University
 
Session 4: 2-B
October 11, 2013 16:15 to 17:45
R2230 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Alan Spearot, University of California - Santa Cruz
 

Multiproduct Firms, Export Product Scope and Trade Liberalization: The Role of Managerial Efficiency
By Larry Qiu; University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Larry Qiu, University of Hong Kong
 

Measured Aggregate Gains from International Trade
By Ariel Burstein; UCLA
Javier Cravino; University of Michigan
   Presented by: Javier Cravino, University of Michigan
 

Tariffs, Competition, and the Long of Firm Heterogeneity Models
By Alan Spearot; University of California - Santa Cruz
   Presented by: Alan Spearot, University of California - Santa Cruz
 
Session 5: 3-A
October 12, 2013 9:00 to 10:30
R2220 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Joel Rodrigue, Vanderbilt University
 

Protection Without Discrimination
By Vincent Rebeyrol; Toulouse School of Economics
Julien Vauday; CNRS
   Presented by: Vincent Rebeyrol, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Agreements and Disputes over Non-Tariff Measures
By David DeRemer; Université Libre de Bruxelles
   Presented by: David DeRemer, Université Libre de Bruxelles
 

A Theory of Trade Policy Under Dictatorship and Democratization
By Benjamin Zissimos; University of Exeter Business School
   Presented by: Benjamin Zissimos, University of Exeter Business School
 
Session 6: 3-B
October 12, 2013 9:00 to 10:30
R2230 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Thibault Fally, University of California Berkeley
 

Multi-Stage Production and Gains from Trade
By Minho Kim; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Minho Kim, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Globalization, Credence Goods and International Civil Society
By Sebastian Krautheim; Goehte University Frankfurt
Thierry Verdier; Paris-Jourdan Sciences Economiques
   Presented by: Sebastian Krautheim, Goehte University Frankfurt
 

Entry Costs and Increasing Trade
By William Lincoln; Johns Hopkins SAIS
   Presented by: William Lincoln, Johns Hopkins SAIS
 
Session 7: 3-C
October 12, 2013 9:00 to 10:30
R2320 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Matthew Cole, Florida International University
 

Diversification, Cost Structure, and the Risk Premium of Multinational Corporations
By Jose Fillat; Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Stefania Garetto; Boston University
Lindsay Oldenski; Georgetown University
   Presented by: Lindsay Oldenski, Georgetown University
 

Allowing Firms to Choose Between Formula Apportionment and Separate Accounting
By Thomas A Gresik; University of Notre Dame
   Presented by: Thomas A Gresik, University of Notre Dame
 

Examining Determinants of Foreign Wage Premiums in China
By Theresa Greaney; University of Hawaii
Yao Li; U of Elec Sci and Tech of China
   Presented by: Theresa Greaney, University of Hawaii
 
Session 8: 4-A
October 12, 2013 11:00 to 12:30
R2220 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Joel Rodrigue, Vanderbilt University
 

Crisis-Proof Services: Why Trade in Services Did Not Suffer During the 2008-2009 Crisis
By Andrea Ariu; Université catholique de Louvain
   Presented by: Andrea Ariu, Université catholique de Louvain
 

Trading Tasks: A Dynamic Theory of Offshoring
By Sebastian Benz; Ifo Institute
   Presented by: Sebastian Benz, Ifo Institute
 

Price and Quality Dynamics in Export Markets
By Joel Rodrigue; Vanderbilt University
Yong Tan; Vanderbilt University
   Presented by: Joel Rodrigue, Vanderbilt University
 
Session 9: 4-B
October 12, 2013 11:00 to 12:30
R2230 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Thibault Fally, University of California Berkeley
 

"It's Not You, It's Me": Breakups in U.S.-China Trade Relationships
[slides]
By Ryan Monarch; University of Michigan
   Presented by: Ryan Monarch, University of Michigan
 

Cross-Border Mergers and Market Concentration in a Vertically Related Industry: Theory and Evidence
By AVIK CHAKRABARTI; University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Yi-Ting Hsieh ; Department of Finance, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan
Yuanchen Chang; National Chengchi University
   Presented by: AVIK CHAKRABARTI, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
 

Quantifying Upstreamness in East Asia: Insights from a Coasian Model of Production Staging
By Thibault Fally; University of California Berkeley
   Presented by: Thibault Fally, University of California Berkeley
 
Session 10: 4-C
October 12, 2013 11:00 to 12:30
R2320 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Matthew Cole, Florida International University
 

Trade effects of income inequality within and between countries
By Benedikt Rydzek; ETH Zurich
   Presented by: Benedikt Rydzek, ETH Zurich
 

Local Transmission of Trade Shocks
By Ferdinando Monte; Johns Hopkins University
   Presented by: Ferdinando Monte, Johns Hopkins University
 

Foreign Bidders Going Once, Going Twice... Government Procurement Auctions with Tariffs
By Matthew Cole; Florida International University
Ronald Davies; University College, Dublin
   Presented by: Matthew Cole, Florida International University
 
Session 11: 5
October 12, 2013 14:15 to 15:45
R2210 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Mary Lovely, Syracuse University
 

Buyer-Seller Relationships in International Trade: Do Your Neighbors Matter?
By Fariha Kamal; Center for Economic Studies
Asha Sundaram; University of Cape Town
   Presented by: Fariha Kamal, Center for Economic Studies
 

Protection for Free? The Political Economy of U.S. Tariff Suspensions
By Rodney Ludema; Georgetown University
Anna Maria Mayda; Georgetown University
Prachi Mishra; IMF
   Presented by: Anna Maria Mayda, Georgetown University
 

Policy Uncertainty, Trade and Welfare: Theory and Evidence for China and the U.S.
By Kyle Handley; University of Michigan
Nuno Limao; UMD
   Presented by: Kyle Handley, University of Michigan
 
Session 12: 6
October 12, 2013 16:15 to 17:45
R2210 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Mary Lovely, Syracuse University
 

Income Elastic Goods and the Great Trade Collapse: Evidence from Microdata
By David Hummels; Purdue University
   Presented by: David Hummels, Purdue University
 

How Important can the Non-Violation Clause be for the GATT/WTO?
By Robert Staiger; university of wisconsin
   Presented by: Robert Staiger, university of wisconsin
 

Per-Capita Income as a Determinant of International Trade and Environmental Policies
By James Markusen; Economics
   Presented by: James Markusen, Economics
 
Session 13: 7-A
October 13, 2013 9:00 to 10:30
R2220 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Benjamin Zissimos, University of Exeter Business School
 

The case for non-discrimination in the international protection of intellectual property
By Difei Geng; Vanderbilt University
   Presented by: Difei Geng, Vanderbilt University
 

A Solution to the Missing Globalization Puzzle by Non-CES Preferences
By Hakan Yilmazkuday; Florida International University
   Presented by: Hakan Yilmazkuday, Florida International University
 

Global Gains from Reduction of Trade Costs
[slides]
By Haichao Fan; Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Edwin Lai; Hong Kong University of Science and Tech
Han (Steffan) Qi; Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
   Presented by: Edwin Lai, Hong Kong University of Science and Tech
 
Session 14: 7-B
October 13, 2013 9:00 to 10:30
R2320 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Constantinos Syropoulos, Drexel University
 

Optimal Degree of Foreign Ownership under Uncertainty
By Cagatay Bircan ; European Bank for Reconstruction and Dev
   Presented by: Cagatay Bircan , European Bank for Reconstruction and Dev
 

An Empirical Assessment of the Effects of Trade in Innovative Tasks on Innovation Output
By Saleh Tabrizy; University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
   Presented by: Saleh Tabrizy, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
 

The Singular Value Decomposition of a Technology Matrix
By Eric Fisher; California Polytechnic State University
   Presented by: Eric Fisher, California Polytechnic State University
 
Session 15: 8-A
October 13, 2013 11:00 to 12:30
R2220 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Benjamin Zissimos, University of Exeter Business School
 

A Model of Multi-Destination Exporters under Resource Constraints and Demand Uncertainty
By Zhanar Akhmetova; University of New South Wales
Cristina Mitaritonna; CEPII
   Presented by: Zhanar Akhmetova, University of New South Wales
 

Multi-Product Offshoring
By Michael Irlacher; University of Munich
Carsten Eckel; University of Munich
   Presented by: Michael Irlacher, University of Munich
 

Remodeling Trade Elasticities: Price and Quality in the Global Economy
By Ahmad Lashkaripour; Penn State university
   Presented by: Ahmad Lashkaripour, Penn State university
 
Session 16: 8-B
October 13, 2013 11:00 to 12:30
R2320 Ross School of Business
 
Session Chair: Constantinos Syropoulos, Drexel University
 

How does uncertainty affect the choice of trade agreements?
By Elie Appelbaum; York University
Mark Melatos; University of Sydney
   Presented by: Mark Melatos, University of Sydney
 

Regionalism and the choice between Free Trade Agreements and Custom Unions
By James Lake; Southern Methodist University
Halis Yildiz; Ryerson University
   Presented by: James Lake, Southern Methodist University
 

The Problem of Peace: A Story of Corruption, Destruction and Rebellion
By Constantinos Syropoulos; Drexel University
Thomas Zylkin; Drexel University
   Presented by: Thomas Zylkin, Drexel University
 

16 sessions, 48 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Disscussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
1Akhmetova, ZhanarP15
2Ariu, AndreaP8
3Benz, SebastianP8
4Bircan , Cagatay P14
5CHAKRABARTI, AVIKP9
6Cole, MatthewC7, C10, P10
7Cravino, JavierP4
8DeRemer, DavidP5
9Fally, ThibaultC6, C9, P9
10Felbermayr, GabrielP1
11Fisher, EricP14
12Geng, DifeiP13
13Greaney, TheresaP7
14Gresik, Thomas AP7
15Handley, KyleP11
16Hering, LauraP1
17Hummels, DavidP12
18Irlacher, MichaelP15
19Ivus, OlenaP3
20Juvenal, LucianaP2
21Kamal, FarihaP11
22Kim, MinhoP6
23Krautheim, SebastianP6
24Lai, EdwinP13
25Lake, JamesP16
26Lashkaripour, AhmadP15
27Lincoln, WilliamP6
28Liu, RunjuanP2
29Lovely, MaryP3, C11, C12
30Ma, LinP1
31Markusen, James P12
32Mayda, Anna MariaP11
33Melatos, MarkP16
34Monarch, RyanP9
35Monte, FerdinandoP10
36Naknoi, KandaP2
37Oldenski, LindsayP7
38Qiu, LarryP4
39Rebeyrol, VincentP5
40Riezman, RaymondC1, C3
41Rodrigue, JoelC5, C8, P8
42Rydzek, Benedikt P10
43Spearot, AlanC2, C4, P4
44Staiger, RobertP12
45Syropoulos, ConstantinosC14, C16
46Tabrizy, SalehP14
47Vezina, Pierre-LouisP3
48Yilmazkuday, HakanP13
49Zissimos, BenjaminP5, C13, C15
50Zylkin, ThomasP16

 

This program was last updated on 2013-09-28 19:28:52 EDT