International Trade Workshop

Organizers: Lorenzo Caliendo, Pinelopi Goldberg, Samuel Kortum, Giovanni Maggi, and Peter Schott

This workshop is a forum for discussion about research in international trade. Yale graduate students conducting dissertation research in issues related to international trade are strongly encouraged to present their work. They need to discuss guidelines and scheduling with the seminar organizers. Students who anticipate undertaking work in trade are expected to attend the workshop and to register at least during one semester.

Hard copies of seminar papers will be available the week of presentation at a location to be announced.

To receive announcements about this workshop please subscribe to the International Trade mailing list.

Wednesdays, 2:30 - 4:00 pm

Location:  School of Management, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Avenue (see individual dates for classroom assignments and location changes)

Schedule maintained by Becca Stevens (203-432-3560)

Events/Seminars

September 14, 2016
2:40pm Sharon Traiberman, Yale University Postdoc
"Occupations and Import Competition: Evidence from Danish Employee-Employer Data"
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
September 21, 2016
2:40pm
"NO WORKSHOP"

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
September 28, 2016
2:40pm Gary Lyn, University of Massachusetts, Lowell
"Grounded by Gravity: A Well-Behaved Trade Model with Industry-Level Economies of Scale" (joint with Konstantin Kucheryavyy and Andres Rodriguez-Clare)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
Signup Request
October 5, 2016
2:30pm Rodrigo Adão, Research Fellow at Princeton University
"Worker Heterogeneity, Wage Inequality, and International Trade: Theory and Evidence from Brazil"
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
Signup Request
October 12, 2016
2:30pm Wolfgang Keller, University of Colorado
"International Trade and Job Polarization: Evidence at the Worker-Level" (joint with Hale Utar)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
Signup Request
October 19, 2016
12:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"October Break"
October 26, 2016
2:30pm Marc Melitz, Harvard University
"Product Mix and Firm Productivity Responses to Trade Competition" (joint with Thierry Mayer & Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2220 Jones Classroom
November 2, 2016
2:30pm Dan Lu, University of Rochester
"How Firms Accumulate Inputs: Evidence from Import Switching" (joint with Asier Mariscal and Luis-Fernando Mejia)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2220 Jones Classroom
November 9, 2016
2:30pm Sharat Ganapati, Yale University Ph.D.
""The Modern Wholesaler: Global Sourcing, Domestic Distribution, and Scale Economies" (JOB MARKET TALK)"
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2220 Jones Classroom
November 16, 2016
2:30pm Rafael Dix-Carneiro, Duke University
"Economic Shocks and Crime: Evidence from the Brazilian Trade Liberalization" (joint with Rodrigo Soares and Gabriel Ulyssea)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2220 Jones Classroom
November 23, 2016
12:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"November Break"
November 30, 2016
2:30pm Wen-Tai Hsu, Singapore Management University
"The Political Economy of Land Supply: A Chinese Case"

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2220 Jones Classroom
December 7, 2016
2:30pm Matthew Grant, Yale University Ph.D.
"Why Special Economic Zones? Using Trade Policy to Discriminate Across Importers" (JOB MARKET TALK)

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2220 Jones Classroom
March 1, 2017
2:30pm Natalia Ramondo, UC San Diego
"Life-Cycle Dynamics and the Expansion Strategies of U.S. Multinational Firms" (joint with Stefania Garetto and Lindsay Oldenski)
[Paper]
#4200 Classroom See map

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4200 Classroom
Signup Request
March 8, 2017
2:30pm Pascual Restrepo, MIT/Cowles Visitor
"Robots and Jobs: Evidence from U.S. Labor Markets" (joint with Daron Acemoglu)
[Paper]
#4220 Gould Classroom See map

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4220 Gould Classroom
March 15, 2017
2:30pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
March 22, 2017
2:30pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
March 29, 2017
2:30pm Andreas Moxnes, University of Oslo/Cowles Visitor
"Opening the Floodgates: Immigration and Structural Change" (joint with Bernt Bratsberg, Oddbjørn Raaum, and Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe)
[Slides]
#4230 Attwood Classroom See map

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4230 Attwood Classroom
April 5, 2017
2:30pm Ezra Oberfield, Princeton University
"Misallocation in the Market for Inputs: Enforcement and the Organization of Production" (joint with Johannes Boehm)
#4220 Gould Classroom See map

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4220 Gould Classroom
Signup Request
April 12, 2017
2:30pm Andrei Levchenko, University of Michigan
"TFP, News, and "Sentiments:" The International Transmission of Business Cycles" (joint with Nitya Pandalai-Nayar)
[Paper]
#4220 Gould Classroom See map

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4220 Gould Classroom
Signup Request
April 19, 2017
2:30pm Esteban Rossi-Hansberg, Princeton University/Cowles Visitor
"Rethinking Detroit" (joint with Raymond Owens III & Pierre-Daniel Sarte, both of Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond)
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8 See map

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
Signup Request
April 26, 2017
2:30pm TBD
"TBD"
#4220 Gould Classroom See map

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4220 Gould Classroom
May 3, 2017
2:30pm Dave Donaldson, Stanford University
"TBD"
#4220 Gould Classroom See map

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4220 Gould Classroom