Economics 841-842
Research Seminar in International Economics
Schedule - Fall 2004

Seminar meets weekly, this year on Thursdays 11:40 AM - 1:00 PM except as noted, in the Smith Seminar Room (201) of Lorch Hall. Titles that are highlighted are available on line.
Date Speaker From Topic
Sep 9, 2004 Stephen Yeaple Pennsylvania "An Assignment Theory of Foreign Direct Investment"
Sep 16, 2004 Susan Chun Zhu Michigan State "Trade and Inequality in Developing Countries: A General Equilibrium Analysis."
Friday, Sep 24, 2004
10:00 AM, 201 Lorch
Joint with Ap. Micro
James Rauch UC San Diego "Neckties in the Tropics: A Model of International Trade and Cultural Diversity"
Sep 30, 2004 Christopher Kurz U of M "Outstanding Outsourcers: A Firm and Plant-Level Analysis of Production Sharing"
Oct 7, 2004 Ivan Kandilov U of M "Do Exporters pay more? Plant-level Evidence from an Export Refund Policy in Chile"
Oct 14, 2004 Mine Senses U of M "The Effects of Outsourcing on the Elasticity of Labor Demand"
Oct 21, 2004
(in 201, as usual)
Bill Powers U of M "Technology, Linkage Strength, and Specialization"
Oct 28, 2004 Rafael Portillo U of M "Distribution Costs, Producer Currency Pricing and Real Exchange Rate Volatility."
Nov 4, 2004 Nuno Limão Maryland "The Clash of Liberalizations: Preferential vs. Multilateral Trade Liberalization in the European Union"
Nov 11, 2004
Joint with Ap. Micro
Pol Antràs Harvard "Outsourcing in a Knowledge Economy"
Nov 16, 2004 (Tuesday)
2:40-4:00 PM, 301 Lorch
Jim Harrigan NY Fed "Airplanes and Comparative Advantage"
Nov 18, 2004 Siwook Lee U of M "Trade in Capital Goods and Foreign R&D Spillovers: Reconsidering the Evidence"
Dec 2, 2004 Tom Rutherford Colorado "Self-Enforcing Agreements and International Trade in Greenhouse Gas Emission Rights"
Dec 9, 2004 Herman Kamil U of M "Do Flexible Exchange Rate Regimes Reduce Balance Sheet Mismatches? New Firm-Level Evidence for Latin America"
Dec 16, 2004 Ken Scheve U of M "Public Finance and Individual Preferences over Globalization Strategies"
For more information about the seminar, e-mail Alan Deardorff.
Schedules from Earlier Terms: W 04 F 03 W 03 F 02 W 02 F 01 W 01 F 00 W 00 F 99 W 99 F 98 W 98 F 97 W 97 F 96
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