SPRING, 2017 SCHEDULE
International Trade Seminar
DATE / SPEAKER / PRESENTATION
**Natalia Ramondo, University of California, San Diego**
"Exporters'and Multinational Firms' Life-Cycle Dynamics"
Jorge Balat, Johns Hopkins University (Joint with Industrial Organization)
"Heterogeneous Firms: Skilled-Labor Productivity and the Destination of Exports"
Magne Mogstad, University of Chicago
"Information Frictions, Broadband Internet and the Relationship between Distance and Trade"
Pablo Fajgelbaum, University of California, Los Angeles
"Optimal Transport Networks in Spatial Equilibrium"
Javier Cravino, University of Michigan (IES Kenen Fellow 2016-2017)
"Trade-Induced Structural Change and the Skill Premium"
Marc Melitz, Harvard University
"The Impact of Exports on Innovation: Theory and Evidence"
No seminar - Spring break
No Seminar- Department-Wide Seminar
Felix Tintelnot, University of Chicago
"Trade and Domestic Production Networks"
Francis Kramarz, CREST-ENSAE
"Volatility in the Small and in the Large: The Lack of Diversification in International Trade"
***The Frank D. Graham Memorial Lecture***
Jaume Ventura, CREI
"Globalization and Governments"
Andrei Levchenko, University of Michigan
'TFP, News, and "Sentiments:" The International Transmission of Business Cycles'
Rodrigo Adão, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business (IES Fellow 2016-2017)
"Trade Openness, Agglomeration Effects, and Endogenous Labor Supply"
**This seminar will take place from 2:30-4:00 p.m.**
***This seminar will take place from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building, Bowl A17***
ALL SEMINARS WILL
TAKE PLACE ON THURSDAYS FROM 4:15 TO 5:45 P.M. AT THE JULIS ROMO RABINOWITZ BUILDING, ROOM 217 UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.
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