Midwest Economic Theory and International Trade Conference (TRADE)

The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

 

Summary of All Sessions

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#Date/TimeLocationTypeTitlePapers
1April 10, 2015
14:15-15:45
330 Pfahl Hall invited 1-A3
2April 10, 2015
14:15-13:45
340 Pfahl Hall invited 1-B3
3April 10, 2015
16:15-17:45
330 Pfahl Hall invited 2-A3
4April 10, 2015
16:15-17:45
340 Pfahl Hall invited 2-B2
5April 11, 2015
9:00-10:30
Smith Lab 2150 invited 3-A3
6April 11, 2015
9:00-10:30
Smith Lab 2180 invited 3-B3
7April 11, 2015
9:00-10:30
Smith Lab 2186 invited 3-C3
8April 11, 2015
11:00-12:30
Smith Lab 2150 invited 4-A3
9April 11, 2015
11:00-12:30
Smith Lab 2180 invited 4-B3
10April 11, 2015
11:00-12:30
Smith Lab 2186 invited 4-C3
11April 11, 2015
14:15-15:45
Smith Lab 1009 invited 53
12April 11, 2015
16:15-17:45
Smith Lab 1009 invited 63
13April 11, 2015
18:30-20:30
Blackwell Hotel invited Reception0
14April 12, 2015
9:00-10:30
Smith Lab 2150 invited 7-A2
15April 12, 2015
9:00-10:30
Smith Lab 2180 invited 7-B3
16April 12, 2015
11:00-12:30
Smith Lab 2150 invited 8-A3
17April 12, 2015
11:00-12:30
Smith Lab 2180 invited 8-B3
 

17 sessions, 46 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

Midwest Economic Theory and International Trade Conference (TRADE)

Detailed List of Sessions

 
Session 1: 1-A
April 10, 2015 14:15 to 15:45
330 Pfahl Hall
 
Session Chair: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session type: invited
 

Cross-Border Trade and SMEs: A Study of a Large-Scale Online Experiment
By Xiang Hui; The Ohio State University
Neel Sundaresan; eBay Data Labs
   Presented by: Xiang Hui, The Ohio State University
 

Global Engagement and the Occupational Structure of Firms
By Carl Davidson; Michigan State University
Fredrik Heyman; IFN
Steven Matusz; Michigan State University
Fredrik Sjoholm; Lund University
Susan Chun Zhu; Michigan State University
   Presented by: Susan Chun Zhu, Michigan State University
 

Development Accounting and International Trade
By Hirokazu Ishise; Osaka University
   Presented by: Hirokazu Ishise, Osaka University
 
Session 2: 1-B
April 10, 2015 14:15 to 13:45
340 Pfahl Hall
 
Session Chair: Michael Anderson, Washington and Lee University
Session type: invited
 

Do Government Procurement Agreements Increase Partners' Trade?
[slides]
By Jared Fronk; Georgetown University
   Presented by: Jared Fronk, Georgetown University
 

Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade
By Ryan Monarch; Federal Reserve Board
Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
   Presented by: Ryan Monarch, Federal Reserve Board
 

On the Environmental Consequences of Intra-Industry Trade
By Jayjit Roy; Appalachian State University
   Presented by: Jayjit Roy, Appalachian State University
 
Session 3: 2-A
April 10, 2015 16:15 to 17:45
330 Pfahl Hall
 
Session Chair: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session type: invited
 

Beyond Tariffs: Quantifying Heterogeneity in the Effects of Free Trade Agreements
By Thomas Zylkin; Drexel University
   Presented by: Thomas Zylkin, Drexel University
 

External Economies and International Trade: A Quantitative Framework
By Gary Lyn; University of Massachusetts Lowell
Konstantin Kucheryavyy; Pennsylvania State University
Andres Rodriguez-Clare; UC Berkeley
   Presented by: Gary Lyn, University of Massachusetts Lowell
 

Trade Integration and the Fragility of Trade Relationships
By Tibor Besedes; Georgia Institute of Technology
Juan Moreno-Cruz; Georgia Institute of Technology
Volker Nitsch; Darmstadt University of Technology
   Presented by: Tibor Besedes, Georgia Institute of Technology
 
Session 4: 2-B
April 10, 2015 16:15 to 17:45
340 Pfahl Hall
 
Session Chair: Michael Anderson, Washington and Lee University
Session type: invited
 

Adverse Trade Shocks and Inequality in American Manufacturing
By Douglas Campbell; New Economic School
   Presented by: Douglas Campbell, New Economic School
 

Trade Liberalisation and Vertical Integration
[slides]
By Peter Bache; Ministry of Finance, Denmark
Anders Laugesen; Aarhus University
   Presented by: Anders Laugesen, Aarhus University
 
Session 5: 3-A
April 11, 2015 9:00 to 10:30
Smith Lab 2150
 
Session Chair: Emanuel Ornelas, São Paulo School of Economics - FGV and London School of Economics
Session type: invited
 

The Stolper-Samuelson Theorem when the Labor Market Structure Matters
By Davide Suverato; LMU University of Munich
A. Kerem Cosar; University of Chicago
   Presented by: Davide Suverato, LMU University of Munich
 

Product versus Process: Innovation Strategies of Multi-Product Firms
By Michael Irlacher; University of Munich
Lisandra Flach; University of Munich
   Presented by: Michael Irlacher, University of Munich
 

The effects of the CEEC's accession on sectorial trade: A value added perspective
By Lennart Kaplan; Georg-August University of Göttingen
Tristan Kohl; University of Groningen
Inmaculada Martinez-Zarzoso; University of Goettingen
   Presented by: Tristan Kohl, University of Groningen
 
Session 6: 3-B
April 11, 2015 9:00 to 10:30
Smith Lab 2180
 
Session Chair: James Lake, Southern Methodist University
Session type: invited
 

The `Most Favored Nation' Clause under Multilateral vs Multiple Bilateral Trade Agreements
By Sihoon Nahm; University of Chicago
Seung-Gyu Sim; University of Tokyo
Jeongmeen Suh; KIEP
   Presented by: Sihoon Nahm, University of Chicago
 

The Effect of Credit on the Export Performance of Colombian Exporters
By Danielken Molina; Inter-American Development Bank
Monica Roa; Pennsylvania State University
   Presented by: Monica Roa, Pennsylvania State University
 

Regionalism and External Protection: Market Access Matters
By Pramila Crivelli; University of Geneva, Geneva School of Economics and Management
   Presented by: Pramila Crivelli, University of Geneva, Geneva School of Economics and Management
 
Session 7: 3-C
April 11, 2015 9:00 to 10:30
Smith Lab 2186
 
Session Chair: Yoshinori Kurokawa, University of Tsukuba
Session type: invited
 

Education and comparative advantages of rich and poor countries
[slides]
By Serge Shikher; U.S. International Trade Commission
   Presented by: Serge Shikher, U.S. International Trade Commission
 

Inequality and International Trade: The Role of Skill-Biased Technology and Search Frictions
By Moritz Ritter; Temple University
   Presented by: Moritz Ritter, Temple University
 

International Labour Migration and Trade in Thailand: Any adverse effects?
By Minh-Tam Bui; Srinakharinwirot University
   Presented by: Minh-Tam Bui, Srinakharinwirot University
 
Session 8: 4-A
April 11, 2015 11:00 to 12:30
Smith Lab 2150
 
Session Chair: Emanuel Ornelas, São Paulo School of Economics - FGV and London School of Economics
Session type: invited
 

Paying to leave a sinking ship: import competition and match quality downgrading
By Jeff Chan; University of Toronto
   Presented by: Jeff Chan, University of Toronto
 

Spatial Concentration of Buyer-Seller Matches in International Trade: The Role of Institutions and Infrastructure
By Fariha Kamal; Center for Economic Studies
Asha Sundaram; University of Cape Town
   Presented by: Fariha Kamal, Center for Economic Studies
 

Trade Liberalization and Third-Market E¤ects
By Fabrice Defever; University of Nottingham and CEP
Emanuel Ornelas; São Paulo School of Economics - FGV and London School of Economics
   Presented by: Emanuel Ornelas, São Paulo School of Economics - FGV and London School of Economics
 
Session 9: 4-B
April 11, 2015 11:00 to 12:30
Smith Lab 2180
 
Session Chair: James Lake, Southern Methodist University
Session type: invited
 

Labor Share Decline and the Capitalization of Intellectual Property Products
By Dongya Koh; University of Arkansas
Raul Santaeulalia; Washington University in St Louis
Yu Zheng; City University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Dongya Koh, University of Arkansas
 

Catalysts and Inhibitors of the Trade Collapse
By Mattia Di Ubaldo; University of Sussex
   Presented by: Mattia Di Ubaldo, University of Sussex
 

Phase Out Tariffs, Phase In Trade?
[slides]
By Tibor Besedes; Georgia Institute of Technology
Tristan Kohl; University of Groningen
James Lake; Southern Methodist University
   Presented by: James Lake, Southern Methodist University
 
Session 10: 4-C
April 11, 2015 11:00 to 12:30
Smith Lab 2186
 
Session Chair: Yoshinori Kurokawa, University of Tsukuba
Session type: invited
 

A closer monetary union and product market integration in emerging economies: Evidence from CMA
By Mamello Nchake; University of Cape Town
Lawrence Edwards; University of Cape Town
   Presented by: Mamello Nchake, University of Cape Town
 

External reference pricing policies, price controls, and international patent protection
By Difei Geng; Vanderbilt University
Kamal Saggi; Vanderbilt University
   Presented by: Difei Geng, Vanderbilt University
 

A Simple Model of Competition Policies, Trade, and the Skill Premium
By Yoshinori Kurokawa; University of Tsukuba
   Presented by: Yoshinori Kurokawa, University of Tsukuba
 
Session 11: 5
April 11, 2015 14:15 to 15:45
Smith Lab 1009
 
Session Chair: Scott Baier, Clemson University
Session type: invited
 

Suspiciously Timed Trade Disputes
By Paola Conconi; Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ECARES)
David DeRemer; Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Georg Kirchsteiger; Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Lorenzo Trimarchi; Universite' Libre de Bruxelles
Maurizio Zanardi; Lancaster University Management School
   Presented by: Maurizio Zanardi, Lancaster University Management School
 

Product Differentiation and the Effects Trade Networks Over Time
By Peter Herman; Indiana University-Bloomington
Ryan Lee; Indiana University-Bloomington
   Presented by: Peter Herman, Indiana University-Bloomington
 

Productivity and Export Pricing Behavior: A Firm-level Analysis in India
By Michael Anderson; Washington and Lee University
Martin Davies; Washington and Lee University
Jose Signoret; US International Trade Commission
Stephen Smith; Gordon College
   Presented by: Michael Anderson, Washington and Lee University
 
Session 12: 6
April 11, 2015 16:15 to 17:45
Smith Lab 1009
 
Session Chair: Scott Baier, Clemson University
Session type: invited
 

Going Deep: The Trade and Welfare Effects of TTIP
By Rahel Aichele; ifo Institute
Gabriel Felbermayr; University of Munich and Ifo Institute
Inga Heiland; Ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
   Presented by: Inga Heiland, Ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
 

Price and Quality Dynamics in Export Markets
By Joel Rodrigue; Vanderbilt University
Yong Tan; Nanjing University
   Presented by: Joel Rodrigue, Vanderbilt University
 

Heterogeneous Economic Integration Agreement Eff􏰀ects
By Scott Baier; Clemson University
   Presented by: Scott Baier, Clemson University
 
Session 13: Reception
April 11, 2015 18:30 to 20:30
Blackwell Hotel
 
Session type: invited
 
Session 14: 7-A
April 12, 2015 9:00 to 10:30
Smith Lab 2150
 
Session Chair: Ben Zissimos, University of Exeter Business School
Session type: invited
 

Entry Barriers, Rent Shifting and the Home Market Effect
By Martin Tobal; Banco de Mexico
   Presented by: Martin Tobal, Banco de Mexico
 

Domestic and Cross-border Acquisitions by Multinationals under Trade Liberalization
By Amrita Ray Chaudhuri; University of Winnipeg
   Presented by: Amrita Ray Chaudhuri, University of Winnipeg
 
Session 15: 7-B
April 12, 2015 9:00 to 10:30
Smith Lab 2180
 
Session Chair: Mary Lovely, Syracuse University
Session type: invited
 

How Substitutable are Foreign Varieties? Estimating Cross-price Elasticities in International Trade
By Zhiying Gu
   Presented by: Zhiying Gu,
 

Liquidity-Driven FDI
By Ron Alquist; Kings Peak Asset Management
Rahul Mukherjee; Graduate Institute
Linda Tesar; University of Michigan
   Presented by: Rahul Mukherjee, Graduate Institute
 

Multi-regional Firms and Industry Dynamics
By Antoine Gervais; University of Notre Dame
   Presented by: Antoine Gervais, University of Notre Dame
 
Session 16: 8-A
April 12, 2015 11:00 to 12:30
Smith Lab 2150
 
Session Chair: Ben Zissimos, University of Exeter Business School
Session type: invited
 

A New Measure of Economic Distance
By Eric Fisher; California Polytechnic State University
John Gilbert; Utah State University
Kathryn Marshall; California Polytechnic State University
Reza Oladi; Utah State University
   Presented by: Eric Fisher, California Polytechnic State University
 

Self-enforcing Trade Agreements, Dispute Settlement and Separation of Powers
By Kristy Buzard; Syracuse University
   Presented by: Kristy Buzard, Syracuse University
 

Too Small To Protect? The Role of Firm Size in Trade Agreements
By Matthew Cole; Florida International University
Ben Zissimos; University of Exeter Business School
   Presented by: Ben Zissimos, University of Exeter Business School
 
Session 17: 8-B
April 12, 2015 11:00 to 12:30
Smith Lab 2180
 
Session Chair: Mary Lovely, Syracuse University
Session type: invited
 

Estimating Trade Elasticities using High Dimensional Product-level Data
By Juyoung Cheong; University of Queensland
Do Won Kwak; University of Queensland
Kam Tang; University of Queensland
   Presented by: Do Won Kwak, University of Queensland
 

The Alibaba Effect: Spatial Consumption Inequality and the Welfare Gains from e-Commerce
By Jingting Fan
Lixin Tang; University of Maryland
Ben Zou; University of Maryland
   Presented by: Jingting Fan, University of Maryland
 

Ongoing economic integration and spatial wage differences: Has market access in China become more valuable?
[slides]
By Mary Lovely; Syracuse University
Yang Liang; Syracuse University
   Presented by: Mary Lovely, Syracuse University
 

17 sessions, 46 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
1Anderson, MichaelC2, C4, P11
2Baier, ScottC11, C12, P12
3Besedes, TiborP3
4Bui, Minh-TamP7
5Buzard, KristyP16
6Campbell, DouglasP4
7Chan, JeffP8
8Crivelli, PramilaP6
9Di Ubaldo, MattiaP9
10Fan, JingtingP17
11Fisher, EricP16
12Fronk, JaredP2
13Geng, DifeiP10
14Gervais, AntoineP15
15Gu, ZhiyingP15
16Heiland, IngaP12
17Herman, PeterP11
18Hui, XiangP1
19Irlacher, MichaelP5
20Ishise, HirokazuP1
21Kamal, FarihaP8
22Koh, DongyaP9
23Kohl, TristanP5
24Kurokawa, YoshinoriC7, P10, C10
25Kwak, Do WonP17
26Lake, JamesC6, C9, P9
27Laugesen, AndersP4
28Lovely, MaryC15, P17, C17
29Lyn, GaryP3
30Monarch, RyanP2
31Mukherjee, RahulP15
32Nahm, SihoonP6
33Nchake, MamelloP10
34Ornelas, EmanuelC5, C8, P8
35Ray Chaudhuri, AmritaP14
36Riezman, RaymondC1, C3
37Ritter, MoritzP7
38Roa, MonicaP6
39Rodrigue, JoelP12
40Roy, JayjitP2
41Shikher, SergeP7
42Suverato, DavideP5
43Tobal, MartinP14
44Zanardi, MaurizioP11
45Zhu, Susan ChunP1
46Zissimos, BenC14, C16, P16
47Zylkin, ThomasP3

 

This program was last updated on 2015-04-13 8:44:33 EDT