Program

Thursday 20 June

08:45-09:00    Registration
Chair: Valerie Smeets
09:00-10:00     Accounting for Chinese Exports
Kevin Lim (University of Toronto)
Discussant: Luca Macedoni (Aarhus University)
10:00-11:00     Market Interdependence Through Shared Suppliers: Theory and Evidence from Chinese Textile and Clothing Exporters
Ray Zhang (Peking University and Aarhus University)
Discussant: Sharon Traiberman (New York University)
11:00-11:20 Coffee break
11:20-12:20 Keynote Speak: The Quantitative Effects of Trade Policy on Industrial and Labor Location
Lorenzo Caliendo (Yale University)
12:20-13:20 Lunch break
Chair: Philipp Schröder
13:20-14:20 Exporters Dynamics: Sales Managers and Firm's International Portfolio
Clémence Lenoir (CREST)
Discussant: Ina Jäkel (Aarhus University)
14:20-15:20 Germs, Roads and Trade: Theory and Evidence on the Value of Diversification in Global Sourcing
Hanwei Huang (University College London)
Discussant: Alan Spearot (University of California, Santa Cruz)
15:20-15:40 Coffee break
15:40-16:40 High-skilled Immigration, Offshoring R&D, and Firm Productivity
Eunhee Lee (University of Maryland)
Discussant: Kevin Lim (University of Toronto)
16:40-17:40  Globalization, Trade Imbalances, and Labor Market Adjustment
Sharon Traiberman (New York University)
Discussant: Eunhee Lee (University of Maryland)
18:00Beers and Dinner at CanBlau, Klostertorvet 9, 8000 Aarhus C

Friday 21 June

08:40We meet in the lobby at Scandic Aarhus City
Chair: Frederic Warzynski
09:00-10:00 Firm Specific Trade Policy: Evidence on Effectiveness and Mechanisms
Magnus Tolum Buus (University of Copenhagen)
Discussant: Gerald Willmann (Bielefeld University)
10:00-11:00 Markups, Quality, and Trade Costs
Natalie Chen (University of Warwick)
Discussant: Frederic Warzynski (Aarhus University)
11:00-11:20 Coffee break
11:20-12:20 Keynote Speak: Contracting Frictions in Global Sourcing: Implications for Welfare
Davin Chor
 (Dartmouth College)
12:20-13:20 Lunch break
Chair: Allan Sørensen
13:20-14:20Is Processing Good? Theory and Evidence from China
Peter Morrow (University of Toronto)
Discussant: Marcel Smolka (Aarhus University)
14:20-15:20 The Economics of Processing Trade
Marcel Smolka (Aarhus University)
Discussant: Peter Morrow (University of Toronto)
15:20-15:40 Coffee break
15:40-16:40Market Access, Trade Costs, and Technology Adoption: Evidence from Northern Tanzania
Alan Spearot (University of California, Santa Cruz)
Discussant: Allan Sørensen (Aarhus University)
17:00Beers and Goodbye