Midwest International Trade Conference, Fall 2014

University of Kansas

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

 

Summary of All Sessions

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#Date/TimeLocationTypeTitlePapers
1October 17, 2014
14:15-15:45
Parlor ABC invited 1-A3
2October 17, 2014
14:15-15:45
Divine Nine invited 1-B2
3October 17, 2014
16:15-17:45
Parlor ABC invited 2-A3
4October 17, 2014
16:15-17:45
Divine Nine invited 2-B3
5October 18, 2014
9:00-10:30
Parlor ABC invited 3-A3
6October 18, 2014
9:00-10:30
International invited 3-B3
7October 18, 2014
9:00-10:30
Alderson invited 3-C3
8October 18, 2014
11:00-12:30
Parlor ABC invited 4-A3
9October 18, 2014
11:00-12:30
International invited 4-B3
10October 18, 2014
11:00-12:30
Alderson invited 4-C3
11October 18, 2014
14:15-15:45
Alderson invited 53
12October 18, 2014
16:15-17:45
Alderson invited 63
13October 19, 2014
9:00-10:30
Parlor ABC invited 7-A3
14October 19, 2014
9:00-10:30
International invited 7-B3
15October 19, 2014
11:00-12:30
Parlor ABC invited 8-A3
16October 19, 2014
11:00-12:30
International invited 8-B3
 

16 sessions, 47 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

Midwest International Trade Conference, Fall 2014

Detailed List of Sessions

                                
 
Session 1: 1-A
October 17, 2014 14:15 to 15:45
Parlor ABC
 
Session Chair: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session type: invited
 

Export Taxes and Consumption: A ‘Natural Experiment’ from Cote d’Ivoire.
By Souleymane Soumahoro; University of Oklahoma
   Presented by: Souleymane Soumahoro, University of Oklahoma
 

Trade Liberalization and Intergenerational Occupational Mobility in India
By Reshad Ahsan; University of Melbourne
Arpita Chatterjee; University of New South Wales
   Presented by: Reshad Ahsan, University of Melbourne
 

WTO Dispute Determinants
By David Kuenzel; Wesleyan University
   Presented by: David Kuenzel, Wesleyan University
 
Session 2: 1-B
October 17, 2014 14:15 to 15:45
Divine Nine
 
Session Chair: Richard Chisik, Ryerson University
Session type: invited
 

No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks affect Export Patterns
By Friederike Niepmann; Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
   Presented by: Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Twin Deficit or Twin Divergence? Extending Kim and Roubini (2008) to a Panel of Countries
By Alexander Teney; University of Kansas
   Presented by: Alexander Teney, University of Kansas
 
Session 3: 2-A
October 17, 2014 16:15 to 17:45
Parlor ABC
 
Session Chair: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session type: invited
 

Trade Liberalization and Within-Firm Productivity Gains
[slides]
By Cheng Chen; The University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Cheng Chen, The University of Hong Kong
 

Export Failure and Its Consequences: Evidence from Colombian Exporters
By Jesse Mora; University of California, Santa Cruz
   Presented by: Jesse Mora, University of California, Santa Cruz
 

Endogenous labor supply and the gains from trade
By Costas Arkolakis; Yale University
Federico Esposito; Yale University
   Presented by: Federico Esposito, Yale University
 
Session 4: 2-B
October 17, 2014 16:15 to 17:45
Divine Nine
 
Session Chair: Richard Chisik, Ryerson University
Session type: invited
 

Trade and Financial Integration, Extensive Margin, and Income Divergence
By Haiping Zhang; Singapore Management University
   Presented by: Haiping Zhang, Singapore Management University
 

Foreign Direct Investment Cycles and Intellectual Property Rights in Developing Countries
By Yuan Wang; The Ohio State University
Huanxing Yang; Ohio State University
   Presented by: Yuan Wang, The Ohio State University
 

Services, Inequality, and the Dutch Disease
By Bill Battaile; The World Bank
Richard Chisik; Ryerson University
Harun Onder; The World Bank
   Presented by: Richard Chisik, Ryerson University
 
Session 5: 3-A
October 18, 2014 9:00 to 10:30
Parlor ABC
 
Session Chair: Sucharita Ghosh, The University of Akron
Session type: invited
 

Firm Size and Import Content of Production
By mehmet ulu; Turkish Central Bank
   Presented by: mehmet ulu, Turkish Central Bank
 

Micro-Level Adjustments among Importers and Exporters: no longer the "same old gains"?
By Xavier Gitiaux; University of Colorado
   Presented by: Xavier Gitiaux, University of Colorado
 

Product Market Integration and Border Effects in the Southern African Development Community
By Neil Balchin; University of Cape Town
Lawrence Edwards; University of Cape Town
Asha Sundaram; University of Cape Town
   Presented by: Neil Balchin, University of Cape Town
 
Session 6: 3-B
October 18, 2014 9:00 to 10:30
International
 
Session Chair: Ma Yan, Kobe University
Session type: invited
 

Value Added Exports and U.S. Local Markets: Does China Really Matter?
By Leilei Shen; Kansas State University
Peri da Silva; Kansas State University
   Presented by: Leilei Shen, Kansas State University
 

Cooperation in WTO's Tariff Waters
By Alessandro Nicita
Marcelo Olarreaga; University of Geneva
Peri da Silva; Kansas State University
   Presented by: Peri da Silva, Kansas State University
 

INTERNATIONAL TRADE COSTS IN SERVICES
By Parul Deswal; Suffolk University
   Presented by: Parul Deswal, Suffolk University
 
Session 7: 3-C
October 18, 2014 9:00 to 10:30
Alderson
 
Session Chair: Tomohiro Ara, Fukushima University
Session type: invited
 

The World Income Distribution: The Effects of International Unbundling of Production
By Sergi Basco; Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Marti Mestieri; Toulouse School of Economics
   Presented by: Marti Mestieri, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Researches on the Economic Growth Driven by FTAs between China and Its Neighboring Trade Partners
By Liang Zhao; Southeast University
Shumei Chen; Southeast University
   Presented by: Liang Zhao, Southeast University
 

International Trade, Welfare, and International Labor Market Spillovers
By Kyu Yub Lee; Michigan State University
   Presented by: Kyu Yub Lee, Michigan State University
 
Session 8: 4-A
October 18, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
Parlor ABC
 
Session Chair: Sucharita Ghosh, The University of Akron
Session type: invited
 

How Do Culture and Institutions Affect Trade?
By Teresa Cyrus; Dalhousie University
   Presented by: Teresa Cyrus, Dalhousie University
 

Knocking on Tax Haven's Door: Multinational Firms and Transfer Pricing
By Julien Martin; UQAM
   Presented by: Julien Martin, UQAM
 

International Trade, Immigration and Human Capital: An Efficiency Analysis of the 50 U.S. States
By Sucharita Ghosh; The University of Akron
Camilla Mastromarco; University of Salento
   Presented by: Sucharita Ghosh, The University of Akron
 
Session 9: 4-B
October 18, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
International
 
Session Chair: Ma Yan, Kobe University
Session type: invited
 

A Model of Lobby Participation and Tariff Binding Overhang
By Shen Qu; Georgetown University
   Presented by: Shen Qu, Georgetown University
 

Endogenous Markup, Per Capita Income and Population Size in the Gravity Equation
By Wisarut Suwanprasert; Univeristy of Wisconsin-Madison
   Presented by: Wisarut Suwanprasert, Univeristy of Wisconsin-Madison
 

The Effects of Import Competition on Worker Health
By T. Clay McManus; University of Tennessee
Georg Schaur; University of Tennessee
   Presented by: T. Clay McManus, University of Tennessee
 
Session 10: 4-C
October 18, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
Alderson
 
Session Chair: Tomohiro Ara, Fukushima University
Session type: invited
 

Asymmetric effect of demand uncertainty on intrafirm trade in the durable and nondurable industries
By Sooyoung Lee; University of Colorado Boulder
   Presented by: Sooyoung Lee, University of Colorado Boulder
 

GSP Expiration and Declining Exports from Developing Countries
By Shushanik Hakobyan; Fordham University
   Presented by: Shushanik Hakobyan, Fordham University
 

Does Binding Overhang Vary with the Business Cycle?
By James Lake; Southern Methodist University
Maia Linask; University of Richmond
   Presented by: Maia Linask, University of Richmond
 
Session 11: 5
October 18, 2014 14:15 to 15:45
Alderson
 
Session Chair: Daniel Bernhofen, American University
Session type: invited
 

Comparative Advantage under Uncertainty Revisited
[slides]
By Konstantin Kucheryavyy; Pennsylvania State University
   Presented by: Konstantin Kucheryavyy, Pennsylvania State University
 

Innovation, Growth, and the Distribution of Human Capital
By Eric Bond; Vanderbilt University
Ma Yan; Kobe University
   Presented by: Ma Yan, Kobe University
 

Organizational Capital and Plant Location
By Peter Egger; ETH Zurich
Raymond Riezman; University of Iowa
Benedikt Rydzek; ETH Zurich
   Presented by: Benedikt Rydzek, ETH Zurich
 
Session 12: 6
October 18, 2014 16:15 to 17:45
Alderson
 
Session Chair: Daniel Bernhofen, American University
Session type: invited
 

Relationship Specificity, Market Thickness and International Trade
By Tomohiro Ara; Fukushima University
   Presented by: Tomohiro Ara, Fukushima University
 

Mind what your voters read: Media exposure and international economic policy making
By Giovanni Facchini; University of Nottingham
Tommaso Frattini; University of Milan
Cora Signorotto; University of Milan
   Presented by: Tommaso Frattini, University of Milan
 

Exotic trade and trade in exotics: the impact of containerization on new trade
By Daniel Bernhofen; American University
Zouheir El-Sahli; Lund University
Richard Kneller; University of Nottingham
   Presented by: Daniel Bernhofen, American University
 
Session 13: 7-A
October 19, 2014 9:00 to 10:30
Parlor ABC
 
Session Chair: Alexandre (Sasha) Skiba, University of Wyoming
Session type: invited
 

The Effect of Tariffs on the Quality Engel Curves: Evidence from the U.S. Consumer Expenditure Data
By Adina Ardelean; Santa Clara University
Volodymyr Lugovskyy; Indiana University
   Presented by: Volodymyr Lugovskyy, Indiana University
 

International Geography, Labor Mobility, and the Distributional Impacts of Trade
By Jingting Fan
   Presented by: Jingting Fan,
 

Does Exporting Improve Matching? Evidence from French Employer-Employee Data
By Maria Tito; University of British Columbia
Matilde Bombardini; The University of British Columbia
Gianluca Orefice; CEPII
   Presented by: Maria Tito, University of British Columbia
 
Session 14: 7-B
October 19, 2014 9:00 to 10:30
International
 
Session Chair: Tibor Besedes, Georgia Institute of Technology
Session type: invited
 

Firm-Specific Responses to Trade Liberalization in the Presence of Credit Constraints
By Stefan Legge; University of St.Gallen
   Presented by: Stefan Legge, University of St.Gallen
 

Benefits of Foreign Ownership: Evidence from Foreign Direct Investments In China
By Jian Wang; Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Xiao Wang; Department of Economics
   Presented by: Xiao Wang, Department of Economics
 

Does Marketing Widen Borders? Cross-Country Price Dispersion in the European Car Market
By Eyal Dvir; Boston College
Georg Strasser; Boston College
   Presented by: Georg Strasser, Boston College
 
Session 15: 8-A
October 19, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
Parlor ABC
 
Session Chair: Alexandre (Sasha) Skiba, University of Wyoming
Session type: invited
 

Multimarket Collusion and the Consequences of Regional Integration
By Delina Agnosteva; Drexel University, LeBow College
Constantinos Syropoulos; Drexel University
Yoto Yotov; Drexel University
   Presented by: Delina Agnosteva, Drexel University, LeBow College
 

Competition and the welfare gains from transportation infrastructure: Evidence from the Golden Quadrilateral of India
By Jose Asturias; Georgetown University
Manuel Garcia-Santana; Universitè Libre de Bruxelles (ECARES)
Roberto Ramos; Bank of Spain
   Presented by: Jose Asturias, Georgetown University
 

Geography of Export Prices and Importer-Exporter Income Differences.
By Volodymyr Lugovskyy; Indiana University
Alexandre (Sasha) Skiba; University of Wyoming
   Presented by: Alexandre (Sasha) Skiba, University of Wyoming
 
Session 16: 8-B
October 19, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
International
 
Session Chair: Tibor Besedes, Georgia Institute of Technology
Session type: invited
 

Does Trade Cause Capital to Flow? Evidence from Historical Rainfalls
By Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan; University of Houston
Alex Nikolsko-Rzhevskyy; Lehigh University
   Presented by: Alex Nikolsko-Rzhevskyy, Lehigh University
 

Identifying the Effects of Internatioal Trade on National Emissions Within and Across Sectors
By J Holladay; University of Tennessee
Lawrence LaPlue; University of Tennessee
Georg Schaur; University of Tennessee
   Presented by: Lawrence LaPlue, University of Tennessee
 

The Effects of Airspace Closures on Trade in the Aftermath of Eyjafjallajökull
By Tibor Besedes; Georgia Institute of Technology
Antu Panini Murshid; University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
   Presented by: Tibor Besedes, Georgia Institute of Technology
 

16 sessions, 47 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
1Agnosteva, DelinaP15
2Ahsan, ReshadP1
3Ara, TomohiroC7, C10, P12
4Asturias, JoseP15
5Balchin, NeilP5
6Bernhofen, DanielC11, C12, P12
7Besedes, TiborC14, P16, C16
8Chen, ChengP3
9Chisik, RichardC2, C4, P4
10Cyrus, TeresaP8
11da Silva, PeriP6
12Deswal, ParulP6
13Esposito, FedericoP3
14Fan, JingtingP13
15Frattini, TommasoP12
16Ghosh, SucharitaC5, C8, P8
17Gitiaux, XavierP5
18Hakobyan, ShushanikP10
19Kucheryavyy, KonstantinP11
20Kuenzel, DavidP1
21LaPlue, LawrenceP16
22Lee, SooyoungP10
23Lee, Kyu YubP7
24Legge, StefanP14
25Linask, MaiaP10
26Lugovskyy, VolodymyrP13
27Martin, JulienP8
28McManus, T. ClayP9
29Mestieri, MartiP7
30Mora, JesseP3
31Nikolsko-Rzhevskyy, AlexP16
32Qu, ShenP9
33Riezman, RaymondC1, C3
34Rydzek, BenediktP11
35Schmidt-Eisenlohr, TimP2
36Shen, LeileiP6
37Skiba, Alexandre (Sasha)C13, C15, P15
38Soumahoro, SouleymaneP1
39Strasser, GeorgP14
40Suwanprasert, WisarutP9
41Teney, AlexanderP2
42Tito, MariaP13
43ulu, mehmetP5
44Wang, XiaoP14
45Wang, YuanP4
46Yan, MaC6, C9, P11
47Zhang, HaipingP4
48Zhao, LiangP7

 

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