IES Summer Workshop
July 6-8, 2016
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Wednesday, July 6                            300 Wallace Hall

9:00 a.m.                                             Continental Breakfast

9:30 a.m.                                            "What Drives Home Market Advantage?"                                                                              by A. Kerem Coşar, Paul L. E. Grieco,                                                            Shengyu Li and Felix Tintelnot

10:30 a.m.                                           Discussion: Treb Allen
10:40 a.m.                                           Discussion: Penny Goldberg
10:50 a.m.                                           General Discussion 

11:00 a.m.                                           Coffee Break 
11:30 a.m.                                           "The More We Die, the More We Sell?
                                                           A Simple Test of the Home-Market Effect"

                                                           by Arnaud Costinot, Dave Donaldson,                                
                                                           Margaret Kyle and Heidi Williams

12:30 p.m.                                          Discussion: Keith Head
12:40 p.m.                                          Discussion: David Weinstein
12:50 p.m.                                          General Discussion    

1:00 p.m.                                            Lunch                                                             

2:00 p.m.                                            "Granular Comparative Advantage"                   
                                                           by Cecile Gaubert and Oleg Itskhoki

3:00 p.m.                                            Discussion: Jonathan Vogel
3:10 p.m.                                            Discussion: Jonathan Eaton
3:20 p.m.                                            General Discussion

3:30 p.m.                                            Coffee Break

4:00 p.m.                                            "Sales and Markup Dispersion: Theory
                                                           and Empirics"

                                                           by Monika Mrázová, J. Peter Neary and
                                                           Matthieu Parenti
5:00 p.m.                                            Discussion: Costas Arkolakis
5:10 p.m.                                            Discussion: Marc Melitz
5:20 p.m.                                            General Discussion


6:30 p.m.                                            Cocktails and Dinner


Thursday, July 7                              300 Wallace Hall

8:30 a.m.                                            Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m.                                            "How Did China's WTO Entry Benefit
                                                          U.S. Consumers?"
                                                          by Mary Amiti, Mi Dai, Robert C. Feenstra,
                                                          and John Romalis
10:00 a.m.                                          Discussion: Pablo Fajgelbaum
10:10 a.m.                                          Discussion: Dan Trefler                  
10:20 a.m.                                          General Discussion                        

10:30 a.m.                                          Coffee Break

11:00 a.m.                                          "Importing Politcal Polarization? The Electoral
                                                          Consequences of Rising Trade Exposure"                                
                                                          by David Autor, David Dorn, Gordon Hanson
                                                          and Kaveh Majlesi

12:00 p.m.                                         Discussion: Elhanan Helpman
12:10 p.m.                                         Discussion: John McLaren
12:20 p.m.                                         General Discussion                                                                  

12:30 p.m.                                         Lunch      

2:15 p.m.                                           Pick-up at Nassau Inn for bowling at Colonial Lanes

5:00 p.m.                                           Pick-up at Colonial Lanes to the Nassau Inn

6:45 p.m.                                           Pick-up at Nassau Inn for dinner at
                                                          the home of Gene Grossman

Friday, July 8                                   300 Wallace Hall

8:30 a.m.                                           Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m.                                           "International Trade, Income Distribution
                                                          and Welfare"                                                          
                                                          by Phillip McCalman

10:00 a.m.                                          Discussion: Lorenzo Caliendo
10:10 a.m.                                          Discussion: Gianmarco Ottaviano
10:20 a.m.                                          General Discussion

10:30 a.m.                                          Short Coffee Break

10:45 a.m.                                         "Tourism and Economic Development: Evidence
                                                          from Mexico's Coastline"
                                                          by Benjamin Faber and Cecile Gaubert
11:45 p.m.                                         Discussion: David Atkin
11:55 p.m.                                         Discussion: Klaus Desmet
12:05 p.m.                                         General Discussion

12:15 p.m.                                         Lunch

1:15 p.m.                                          "Learning by Ruling: A Dynamic Model of
                                                         Trade Disputes"
                                                         by Giovanni Maggi and Robert Staiger

2:15 p.m.                                          Discussion: Andrés Rodríguez-Clare        
2:25 p.m.                                          Discussion: Kala Krishna
2:35 p.m.                                          General Discussion

2:45 p.m.                                          Adjourn