Midwest International Trade Conference

Drexel University, Philadelphia

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

 

Summary of All Sessions

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Date/TimeLocationTypeTitlePapers
May 18, 2018
14:15-15:45
108 invited 1-A3
May 18, 2018
14:15-15:45
109 invited 1-B3
May 18, 2018
16:15-17:45
108 invited 2-A3
May 18, 2018
16:15-17:45
109 invited 2-B3
May 19, 2018
9:00-10:30
108 invited 3-A3
May 19, 2018
9:00-10:30
408 invited 3-B2
May 19, 2018
9:00-10:30
409 invited 3-C3
May 19, 2018
11:00-12:30
108 invited 4-A3
May 19, 2018
11:00-12:30
408 invited 4-B3
May 19, 2018
11:00-12:30
409 invited 4-C2
May 19, 2018
14:15-15:45
033 invited 53
May 19, 2018
16:15-17:45
033 invited 63
May 20, 2018
9:00-10:30
408 invited 7-A3
May 20, 2018
9:00-10:30
409 invited 7-B3
May 20, 2018
11:00-12:30
408 invited 8-A3
May 20, 2018
11:00-12:30
409 invited 8-B3
 

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


 

Midwest International Trade Conference

Detailed List of Sessions

 
Session: 1-A
May 18, 2018 14:15 to 15:45
108
 
Session Chair: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session type: invited
 

Prudence versus Predation and the Gains from Trade
By Michelle Garfinkel; University of California, Irvine
Constantinos Syropoulos; Drexel University
Thomas Zylkin; University of Richmond
   presented by: Thomas Zylkin, University of Richmond
 

Welfare Gains from Trade in Multi-Sector Models: The Role of Aggregation and Income Elasticities
By Hakan Yilmazkuday; Florida International University
   presented by: Hakan Yilmazkuday, Florida International University
 

Tariff Bindings and the Dynamic Formation of Preferential Trade Agreements
By James Lake; Southern Methodist University
Moise Nken; Ryerson University
Halis Yildiz; Ryerson University
   presented by: James Lake, Southern Methodist University
 
Session: 1-B
May 18, 2018 14:15 to 15:45
109
 
Session Chair: Constantinos Syropoulos, Drexel University
Session type: invited
 

The Impact of Chinese Competition along the Quality Ladder
By Paul Piveteau; Johns Hopkins University
gabriel smagghue; uc3m
   presented by: Paul Piveteau, Johns Hopkins University
 

The effect of exchange rate uncertainty on international trade: The role of financial frictions
By Dominique Brabant; Boston College
   presented by: Dominique Brabant, Boston College
 

selling ability in export market
By Kai Li; Xiamen University
   presented by: Kai Li, Xiamen University
 
Session: 2-A
May 18, 2018 16:15 to 17:45
108
 
Session Chair: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session type: invited
 

Decomposing the Margins of Transfer Pricing
By Andrea Lassmann; ETH Zurich
Benedikt Zoller-Rydzek; ETH Zurich
   presented by: Benedikt Zoller-Rydzek, ETH Zurich
 

Transit Trade
By Georg Schaur; University of Tennessee
   presented by: Georg Schaur, University of Tennessee
 

Intellectual Property Enforcement, Exports and Productivity of Heterogeneous Firms: Evidence from China
By Keith Maskus; University of Colorado Boulder
   presented by: Keith Maskus, University of Colorado Boulder
 
Session: 2-B
May 18, 2018 16:15 to 17:45
109
 
Session Chair: Constantinos Syropoulos, Drexel University
Session type: invited
 

Do cross border patents promote trade?
By Claire Brunel; American University
Tom Zylkin; University of Richmond
   presented by: Claire Brunel, American University
 

Import Competition, Heterogeneous Preferences of Managers, and Productivity
[slides]
By cheng chen; HKU
Claudia Steinwender; MIT Sloan
   presented by: cheng chen, HKU
 

How Dictators Forestall Democratization Using International Trade Policy
By Kishore Gawande; University of Texas, Austin
Benjamin Zissimos; University of Exeter
   presented by: Benjamin Zissimos, University of Exeter
 
Session: 3-A
May 19, 2018 9:00 to 10:30
108
 
Session Chair: Kristy Buzard, Syracuse University
Session type: invited
 

The Effects of Embargoes on International Trade: Evidence From Russia
By Anna Miromanova; University of Oregon
   presented by: Anna Miromanova, University of Oregon
 

Regulatory Protection and the Role of International Cooperation
[slides]
By Yuan Mei; University of Chicago
   presented by: Yuan Mei, University of Chicago
 

Collusion in Customs: Evidence from Madagascar
By Cyril Chalendard; World Bank
Ana M Fernandes; The World Bank
Aaditya Mattoo; World Bank
Gael Raballand; World Bank
Bob Rijkers; The World Bank
   presented by: Ana M Fernandes, The World Bank
 
Session: 3-B
May 19, 2018 9:00 to 10:30
408
 
Session Chair: Phillip McCalman, University of Melbourne
Session type: invited
 

An International Trade Credit Channel: Implications for Industry Investment
By Sarah Imlau; University of South Carolina
Rebecca Neumann; University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
   presented by: Sarah Imlau, University of South Carolina
 

Wage Inequality and the Role of Multinational Firms: Evidence from German Linked Employer-Employee Data
By Sarah Schröder; University of Edinburgh
   presented by: Sarah Schröder, University of Edinburgh
 
Session: 3-C
May 19, 2018 9:00 to 10:30
409
 
Session Chair: Delina Agnosteva, Towson University
Session type: invited
 

WTO Tariff Commitments and Temporary Protection: Complements or Substitutes?
By David Kuenzel; Wesleyan University
   presented by: David Kuenzel, Wesleyan University
 

Parallel Imports in Large Developing Countries
By Dao-Zhi Zeng; Tohoku University
   presented by: Dao-Zhi Zeng, Tohoku University
 

Dispute Settlement with Second-Order Uncertainty: An Analysis of the WTO Pretrial Settlement
By Jee-Hyeong Park; Seoul National University
   presented by: Jee-Hyeong Park, Seoul National University
 
Session: 4-A
May 19, 2018 11:00 to 12:30
108
 
Session Chair: Kristy Buzard, Syracuse University
Session type: invited
 

Disentangling the effect of trade agreements on trade
By Samuel Standaert; Ghent University
Glenn Rayp; UGent
   presented by: Samuel Standaert, Ghent University
 

Fixed Costs of Utilizing Regional Trade Agreements
By Kazunobu Hayakawa; Institute of Developing Economies
Naoto Jinji; Kyoto University
Toshiyuki Matsuura; Keio University
Taiyo Yoshimi; Chuo University
   presented by: Naoto Jinji, Kyoto University
 

Endogenous Politics and the Design of Trade Institutions
By Kristy Buzard; Syracuse University
   presented by: Kristy Buzard, Syracuse University
 
Session: 4-B
May 19, 2018 11:00 to 12:30
408
 
Session Chair: Phillip McCalman, University of Melbourne
Session type: invited
 

Third-country effects of export incentives
By Svetlana Ledyaeva; Aalto University School of Economics
   presented by: Svetlana Ledyaeva, Aalto University School of Economics
 

Price Discrimination in International Trade of Inputs
By Anna Ignatenko; UC Davis
   presented by: Anna Ignatenko, UC Davis
 

International Trade, Product Lines and Welfare: The roles of firm and consumer heterogeneity
By Phillip McCalman; University of Melbourne
   presented by: Phillip McCalman, University of Melbourne
 
Session: 4-C
May 19, 2018 11:00 to 12:30
409
 
Session Chair: Delina Agnosteva, Towson University
Session type: invited
 

Endogenous Transportation Costs
By Jose Asturias; Georgetown University Qatar
   presented by: Jose Asturias, Georgetown University Qatar
 

Trade-Promoting and Welfare-Enhancing Cartels?
By Delina Agnosteva; Towson University
   presented by: Delina Agnosteva, Towson University
 
Session: 5
May 19, 2018 14:15 to 15:45
033
 
Session Chair: Yoto Yotov, Drexel University
Session type: invited
 

Brexit through the Lens of New Quantitative Trade Theory
By Marina Steininger; Ifo Institute
   presented by: Marina Steininger, Ifo Institute
 

Gravity with Global Trade Shocks
By Scott Baier; Clemson University
   presented by: Scott Baier, Clemson University
 

NS Trade with Weak Institutions
By James E. Anderson; Boston College
   presented by: James E. Anderson, Boston College
 
Session: 6
May 19, 2018 16:15 to 17:45
033
 
Session Chair: Yoto Yotov, Drexel University
Session type: invited
 

Institutions, Trade and Development: A Quantitative Analysis
By Cosimo Beverelli; World Trade Organization
Alexander Keck; WTO
Mario Larch; University of Bayreuth
Yoto Yotov; Drexel University
   presented by: Mario Larch, University of Bayreuth
 

Commodity Trade Matters
By Thibault Fally; University of California Berkeley
James Sayre; UC Berkeley ARE
   presented by: Thibault Fally, University of California Berkeley
 

Globalization for Sale
By Paola Conconi; Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ECARES)
   presented by: Paola Conconi, Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ECARES)
 
Session: 7-A
May 20, 2018 9:00 to 10:30
408
 
Session Chair: Mario Larch, University of Bayreuth
Session type: invited
 

The Role of Regulations and Networks in Firms' Offshoring Decisions
By dario pozzoli; Copenhagen Business School
   presented by: dario pozzoli, Copenhagen Business School
 

Flexibility and Productivity Heterogeneity of Multiproduct Exporters
By Luca Macedoni; Aarhus University
Mingzhi Xu; UC Davis
   presented by: Luca Macedoni, Aarhus University
 

Role of “right” friends in GVC participation: Evidence of the importance of network connections from India’s Automotive Sector
By Ankita Dash; Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
   presented by: Ankita Dash, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
 
Session: 7-B
May 20, 2018 9:00 to 10:30
409
 
Session Chair: Constantinos Syropoulos, Drexel University
Session type: invited
 

Local-Labor-Market Effects of NAFTA: The Other Shoe Drops
By Shushanik Hakobyan; International Monetary Fund
John McLaren; University of Virginia
   presented by: Shushanik Hakobyan, International Monetary Fund
 

Trade Liberalisation, Selection and Technology Adoption with Vertical Linkages
By Antonio Navas; University of Sheffield
   presented by: Antonio Navas, University of Sheffield
 

The Principle of Reciprocity in the 21st Century: New Predictions for Trade Agreement Outcomes
By David DeRemer; Kazakh-British Technical University
   presented by: David DeRemer, Kazakh-British Technical University
 
Session: 8-A
May 20, 2018 11:00 to 12:30
408
 
Session Chair: Mario Larch, University of Bayreuth
Session type: invited
 

Input tariffs, Roads and Firm Performance: Evidence from Ethiopia
By Matteo Fiorini; European University Institute
Marco Sanfilippo; Universiteit Antwerpen
Asha Sundaram; University of Auckland
   presented by: Asha Sundaram, University of Auckland
 

Capital Structure, Trade Credit and Uncertainty: Impact of PTA's on Financial Performance of Firms
By NIKITA LOPATIN; Indiana University
   presented by: NIKITA LOPATIN, Indiana University
 

Shipping the good apples under strategic competition
By Anthony Creane; University of Kentucky
   presented by: Anthony Creane, University of Kentucky
 
Session: 8-B
May 20, 2018 11:00 to 12:30
409
 
Session Chair: Constantinos Syropoulos, Drexel University
Session type: invited
 

Trade and Domestic Policy in Models with Monopolistic Competition
By Harald Fadinger; University of Mannheim
Alessia Campolmi; Università di Verona
Chiara Forlati; University of Southampton
   presented by: Harald Fadinger, University of Mannheim
 

Uncertainty and Export Status: Theory and Evidence
By Eliav Danziger; Simon Fraser University
   presented by: Eliav Danziger, Simon Fraser University
 

No double standards: quantifying the impact of standard harmonization on trade
By Julia Schmidt; Banque de France
Walter Steingress; Bank of Canada
   presented by: Julia Schmidt, Banque de France
 

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

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
1Agnosteva, DelinaC7, P10, C10
2Anderson, James E.P11
3Asturias, JoseP10
4Baier, ScottP11
5Brabant, DominiqueP2
6Brunel, ClaireP4
7Buzard, KristyC5, P8, C8
8chen, chengP4
9Conconi, PaolaP12
10Creane, AnthonyP15
11Danziger, EliavP16
12Dash, AnkitaP13
13DeRemer, DavidP14
14Fadinger, HaraldP16
15Fally, ThibaultP12
16Fernandes, Ana MP5
17Hakobyan, ShushanikP14
18Ignatenko, AnnaP9
19Imlau, SarahP6
20Jinji, NaotoP8
21Kuenzel, DavidP7
22Lake, JamesP1
23Larch, MarioP12, C13, C15
24Ledyaeva, SvetlanaP9
25Li, KaiP2
26LOPATIN, NIKITAP15
27Macedoni, LucaP13
28Maskus, KeithP3
29McCalman, PhillipC6, P9, C9
30Mei, YuanP5
31Miromanova, AnnaP5
32Navas, AntonioP14
33Park, Jee-HyeongP7
34Piveteau, PaulP2
35pozzoli, darioP13
36Riezman, RaymondC1, C3
37Schaur, GeorgP3
38Schmidt, JuliaP16
39Schröder, SarahP6
40Standaert, SamuelP8
41Steininger, MarinaP11
42Sundaram, AshaP15
43Syropoulos, ConstantinosC2, C4, C14, C16
44Yilmazkuday, HakanP1
45Yotov, YotoC11, C12
46Zeng, Dao-ZhiP7
47Zissimos, BenjaminP4
48Zoller-Rydzek, BenediktP3
49Zylkin, ThomasP1

 

This program was last updated on 2018-05-25 14:29:44 EDT