Geneva Trade and Development Workshop (1)

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Spring Semester 2015
Time: 12:30 to 13:30 (2)  Villa Rigot/Villa Barton (3) 




Tuesday, 3 February
Villa Rigot

Fabrizio Zilibotti (University of Zurich)

Sovereign Debt, Risk Sharing, and Austerity Programs

Tuesday, 17 February
Villa Rigot

Yann Duval

Trade Facilitation: Perspective from Asia-Pacific

Tuesday, 3 March
Villa Barton, Room S1

Lucia Tajoli
(Bocconi University)

Network Analysis of the World Trading System

Tuesday, 10 March
Villa Barton, Room S1

Rudolf Bems

International Competitiveness: Demand for Value Added and Value-Added Exchange Rates

Tuesday, 24 March
(ILO, Room XI)

Martin Ravallion
(Georgetown University)

Are the World's Poorest Being Left Behind?

Tuesday, 31 March
Villa Barton, Room S1

Rahul Mukherjee

Liquidity-Driven FDI

Tuesday, 14 April
Villa Barton, Room S1

Vanessa Strauss-Kahn (ESCP)

Developing Countries Exports Survival in the OECD: Does Experience Matter?

Tuesday, 21 April
Villa Barton

Victor Kummritz
(Graduate Institute)

Global Value Chains: Benefiting the Domestic Economy?

Tuesday, 28 April
Villa Barton

Simon Neumueller (Graduate Institute)

Export Diversification Effects of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement

Tuesday, 19 May
Villa Barton

José Sousa
(Paris Sud)

Export Decision under Risk

Thursday, 28 May
Villa Barton

Tony Venables
(University of Oxford)

Housing and Urbanization in Africa: Unleashing a Formal Market Process


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