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CAGE International Trade Research Day 2018

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CAGE International Trade Research Day 2018

The Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy International Trade Research Day will take place on May 8, 2018 at Scarman Conference Centre the University of Warwick.

Participants from the UK, China will discuss their latest research on international trade and related fields.

CAGE International Trade Research Day, 08 May 2018

University of Warwick

Organized by Natalie Chen, Dennis Novy, Carlo Perroni and Liliana Varela


9.00 Registration and Coffee
9.20 Welcoming remarks

Session 1 (Chair: Natalie Chen)

9.30 – 10.20 #1 Lin Lu (Tsinghua) “Trade Costs and Income Inequality in China” (with Meixin Guo)

10.20 – 11.10 #2 Paola Conconi (Brussels) “Globalization for Sale” (with Michael Blanga-Gubbay and Mathieu Parenti)

20 min coffee break

Session 2 (Chair: Dennis Novy)

11.30 – 12.20 #3 Wei Tian (UIBE) “Outward FDI and Domestic Input Distortions: Evidence from Chinese Firms” (with Cheng Chen and Miaojie Yu)

12.20 – 13.10 #4 Giordano Mion (Surrey) “Dream Jobs” (with Luca David Opromolla and Gianmarco Ottaviano)

60 min lunch break

Session 3 (Chair: Carlo Perroni) 

14.10 – 15.30 #5 Keynote: Jonathan Eaton (Penn State) “The Margins of Trade” (with Ana Cecilia Fieler)

 20 min coffee break

Session 4 (Chair: Liliana Varela)

15.50 – 16.40 #6 Rosario Crinò (Università Cattolica) “Firms and Economic Performance: A View from Trade” (with Alessandra Bonfiglioli and Gino Gancia)

16.40 – 17.30 #7 Thomas Sampson (LSE) “The Brexit Vote, Inflation and UK Living Standards” (with Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain and Dennis Novy)

18.00 Dinner (by invitation only)