Geneva Trade and Development Workshop (1)

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Autumn Semester 2013
Time: 12:30 to 13:30 (2)  Location: Villa Rigot (3) 




Thursday, 29 August

Peter Schott (Yale School of Management)

“The Surprisingly Swift Decline of U.S. Manufacturing Employment”

Tuesday, 10 September

Caroline Freund
(Peterson Institute for International Economics)

“Export Superstars”
Tuesday, 24 September

Pramila Crivelli
(University of Geneva)

“Regionalism and External Protection: Preferences Received Matter”
Tuesday, 1 October

Alberto Osnago

“A Trade Model with Institutions, Heterogeneous Division of Labor”
Tuesday, 15 October

Volker Nocke
(University of Mannheim)

“Cross-Border Price Effects of Mergers and Acquisitions: A Quantitative Framework for Competition Policy”

Tuesday, 22 October

Christian Volpe

“Customs as Doorkeepers: What are their Effects on International Trade?”
Tuesday, 12 November

Stela Rubinova
(Graduate Institute)

“Knowledge Spillovers through International Supply Chains”

Tuesday, 10 December

Daniel Mirza (Université François Rabelais)

“The Attributes of Professional Services Set Their Own Barriers to Trade”

The workshop is a joint initiative by the Graduate Institute’s Centre for Trade and Economic Integration (CTEI), UNCTAD, the University of Geneva, and the World Trade Organization.  Its objective is for researchers in the Geneva region working in the area of trade and development to share work and ideas.
2. The workshop begins at 12:30.  A sandwich lunch, courtesy of the Graduate Institute’s Centre on Trade and Economic Integration, will be served from 12:00.
3. Registration is required for each individual workshop, also for those having WTO accreditation. To do so, please send an email to GTDW ([email protected]) at the latest one day before the relevant workshop.