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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 – 10.30 #1 Lin Lu (Tsinghua) “Trade Costs and Income Inequality in China” (with Meixin Guo)

10.30 – 11.30 #2 Paola Conconi (Brussels) “Globalization for Sale” (with Michael BlangaGubbay and Mathieu Parenti)

11:30 – 12:00 Coffee break Scarman Lounge 

Session 2 (Chair: Dennis Novy)

12.00 – 13:00 #3 Giordano Mion (Sussex) “Dream Jobs” (with Luca David Opromolla and Gianmarco Ottaviano)

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break Scarman Dining Room

Session 3 (Chair: Carlo Perroni)

14:00 – 15:20 #4 Keynote: Jonathan Eaton (Penn State) “The Margins of Trade” (with Ana Cecilia Fieler)

15:20 – 15:50 Coffee break Scarman Lounge 

Session 4 (Chair: Liliana Varela)

15:50 – 16:50 #5 Rosario Crinò (Università Cattolica) “Firms and Economic Performance: A View from Trade” (with Alessandra Bonfiglioli and Gino Gancia)

16:50 – 17:50 #6 Thomas Sampson (LSE) “The Brexit Vote, Inflation and UK Living Standards” (with Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain and Dennis Novy)

18.00 Dinner: BBQ Scarman Lounge and outdoor area (by invitation only)