Economics 841-842
Research Seminar in International Economics
Schedule - Fall 2006

Seminar meets weekly, this year on Thursdays 11:40 AM - 1:00 PM in the Smith Seminar Room (201) of Lorch Hall, except as noted. Exceptions are indicated for seminars joint with the seminars for Macroeconomics (Macro), Applied Microeconomics (ApMic), and the Economic Development and Transition Seminar (ETDS) of the International Policy Center (IPC) of the Ford School. Titles that are highlighted are available here on line.
Date Day Time Place Jnt/w Speaker From Topic
Sep 7, 2006 Thu NO SEMINAR
Sep 14, 2006 Thu 4:10 PM 5240 Weill EDTS Beata Javorcik World Bank "The Productivity Effects of Services Liberalization"
Sep 21, 2006 Thu 4:10 PM 1230 Weill EDTS Esther Duflo MIT "Monitoring Works: Getting Teachers to Come to School"
Sep 27, 2006 Wed 4:10 PM 301 Lorch Macro Tim Kehoe Minnesota "Trade, Growth and Convergence in a Dynamic Heckscher-Ohlin Model"
Sep 28, 2006 Thu 11:40 AM 201 Lorch Peter Morrow U of M "East is East and West is West: A Ricardian-Heckscher-Ohlin Model of Comparative Advantage"
Oct 5, 2006 Thu 11:40 AM 201 Lorch Yui Suzuki U of M "Fate for Procyclical Fiscal Policy in Emerging Economies: Role and Function of Sovereign Borrowing with Default Option"
Oct 12, 2006 Thu 11:40 PM 201 Lorch Justin May U of M Trade and Migration in an Enlarged European Union: A Spatial Analysis
Oct 19, 2006 Thu 11:40 AM 201 Lorch Jose Berrospide U of M "Exchange Rate Regime, Optimal Debt Composition and Hedging in Small Open Economies: Empirical Evidence from Brazil"
Oct 26, 2006 Thu 11:40 AM 201 Lorch Isao Kamata U of M "Explaining Export Varieties: The Unexplored Role of Comparative Advantage"
Nov 1, 2006 Wed 4:10 PM 301 Lorch Macro Fabrizio Perri Minnesota "The International Diversification Puzzle Is Not as Bad as You Think"
Nov 9, 2006 Thu 11:40 AM 201 Lorch Kozo Kiyota U of M "Why Is Multinational Status Important? Evidence from Job Creation and Job Destruction in Japan"
Nov 16, 2006 Thu 4:10 PM 3240 Weill EDTS Gita Gopinath Harvard "Pass-through at the Dock: Pricing to Currency and to Market?"
Nov 30, 2006 Thu 4:10 PM 3240 Weill EDTS Laura Alfaro Harvard "International Financial Integration and Entrepreneurship"
Dec 7, 2006 Thu NO SEMINAR
Dec 14, 2006 Thu NO SEMINAR
For more information about the seminar, e-mail Alan Deardorff.
Schedules from Earlier Terms: W 06 F 05 W 05 F 04 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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