IES Summer Workshop
June 30-July 2, 2015
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Tuesday, June 30                              300 Wallace Hall

9:00 a.m.                                             Continental Breakfast

9:30 a.m.                                             "Home-Market Effects on Innovation"
                                                            by Justin Caron, Thibault Fally and Cecilia Fieler 

10:30 a.m.                                           Discussion: Stephen Yeaple
10:40 a.m.                                           Discussion: Jonathan Dingel
10:50 a.m.                                           General Discussion 

11:00 a.m.                                           Coffee Break 
11:30 a.m.                                           "Nonparametric Counterfactual Predictions
                                                           in Neoclassical Models of International Trade"
                                                           by Rodrigo Adeo, Arnaud Costinot and
                                                           Dave Donaldson                                

12:30 p.m.                                          Discussion: Robert Staiger
12:40 p.m.                                          Discussion: Penny Goldberg
12:50 p.m.                                          General Discussion    

1:00 p.m.                                            Lunch                                                             

2:00 p.m.                                            "The Global Diffusion of Ideas"                               
                                                           by Francisco Buera and Ezra Oberfield

3:00 p.m.                                            Discussion: Sam Kortum
3:10 p.m.                                            Discussion: Marc Melitz
3:20 p.m.                                            General Discussion

3:30 p.m.                                            Coffee Break

4:00 p.m.                                            "Internalizing Global Value Chains: A
                                                           Firm-Level Analysis"

                                                           by Laura Alfaro, Pol Antràs, Davin Chor, and
                                                           Paola Conconi                                                        

5:00 p.m.                                            Discussion: Kamran Bilir
5:10 p.m.                                            Discussion: David Weinstein
5:20 p.m.                                            General Discussion

                                                          Fine Hall
                                                          Professors Lounge                                                           

6:30 p.m.                                            Cocktails and Dinner


Wednesday, July 1                           300 Wallace Hall

8:30 a.m.                                            Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m.                                            "State Taxes and Spatial Misallocation"
                                                           by Pablo Fajgelbaum, Eduardo Morales, Juan Carlos
                                                           Suarez Serato and Owen Zidar             
10:00 a.m.                                          Discussion: Lorenzo Caliendo
10:10 a.m.                                          Discussion: Costas Arkolakis                  
10:20 a.m.                                          General Discussion                        

10:30 a.m.                                          Coffee Break

11:00 a.m.                                         "Commuting, Migration and Local Employment
                                                          by Ferdinando Monte, Stephen Redding and
                                                          Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

12:00 p.m.                                         Discussion: Gordon Hanson
12:10 p.m.                                         Discussion: Don Davis
12:20 p.m.                                         General Discussion                                                                       

12:30 p.m.                                         Lunch      

2:30 p.m.                                           Pick-up at Nassau Inn for outdoor activity

6:30 p.m.                                           Pick-up at Nassau Inn for dinner at
                                                          the home of Gene Grossman

Thursday, July 2                              300 Wallace Hall

8:30 a.m.                                           Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m.                                            "Volatility, Insurance and the Gains from Trade"
                                                          by Treb Allen and David Atkin

10:00 a.m.                                          Discussion: John McLaren
10:10 a.m.                                          Discussion: Jonathan Eaton
10:20 a.m.                                          General Discussion

10:30 a.m.                                          Short Coffee Break

10:45 a.m.                                         "Contracting and the Division of the Gains from Trade"
                                                         by Andrew Bernard and Swati Dhingra
11:45 p.m.                                         Discussion: Giovanni Maggi
11:55 p.m.                                         Discussion: Dan Trefler
12:05 p.m.                                         General Discussion

12:15 p.m.                                         Lunch

1:15 p.m.                                           "Slicing the Pie: Quantifying the Aggregate and
                                                          Distributional Effects of Trade"
                                                         by Simon Galle, Andrés Rodriguez-Clare and
                                                         Moises Yi

2:15 p.m.                                          Discussion: Jonathan Vogel                                                       
2:35 p.m.                                          General Discussion

2:45 p.m.                                          Adjourn