IES Summer Workshop
June 23-25, 2014
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Monday, June 23                              300 Wallace Hall

11:45 a.m.                                          Lunch

12:45 p.m.                                          "Accounting for Changes in Between-Group Inequality"
                                                           by Ariel Burstein, Eduardo Morales and Jonathan Vogel
1:45 p.m.                                             Discussion: Dan Trefler        
1:55 p.m.                                             Discussion: Lorenzo Caliendo
2:05 p.m.                                             General Discussion

2:15 p.m.                                             Break

2:30 p.m.                                             "Does Exporting Improve Matching? Evidence from
                                                            French Firm-Employee Data"
                                                            by Matilde Bombardini, Gianluca Orefice and Maria Tito
3:30 p.m.                                             Discussion: Rob Feenstra
3:40 p.m.                                             Discussion: Elhanan Helpman
3:50 p.m.                                             General Discussion

4:00 p.m.                                             Coffee Break 

4:30 p.m.                                             "Are Immigrants a Shot in the Arm for the Local Economy?"                                                               by Gilhoon Hong and John McLaren                                     

5:30 p.m                                              Discussion: David Weinstein
5:40 p.m                                              Discussion: Jim Tybout
5:50 p.m.                                             General Discussion    

                                                            Palmer House
                                                            OneBayard Lane

7:00 p.m.                                             Cocktails and Dinner                                             

Tuesday, June 24                              300 Wallace Hall

8:30 a.m.                                             Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m.                                             "Dynamic Selection: An Idea Flows Theory of Entry,
                                                            Trade and Growth"
                                                            by Thomas Sampson  

10:00 a.m.                                           Discussion: Chris Tonetti
10:10 a.m.                                           Discussion: Jonathan Eaton
10:20 a.m.                                           General Discussion 

10:30 a.m.                                           Coffee Break 
11:00 a.m.                                           "The Dynamics of Comparative Advantage"
  by Gordon Hanson, Nelson Lind and Marc-Andreas

12:00 p.m.                                          Discussion: Keith Head
12:10 p.m.                                          Discussion: Arnaud Costinot
12:20 p.m.                                          General Discussion    

12:30 p.m.                                          Lunch                                                             

1:30 p.m.                                            "Domestic Road Infrastructure and International Trade:
                                                           Evidence from Turkey"
                                                           by Kerem Coşar and Banu Demir

2:30 p.m.                                            Discussion: Costas Arkolakis
2:40 p.m.                                            Discussion: Dave Donaldson
2:50 p.m.                                            General Discussion

3:00 p.m.                                            Coffee Break

3:30 p.m.                                            "External Integration, Structural Transformation and Economic
                                                           Development: Evidence from Argentina 1870-1914"
                                                           by Pablo Fajgelbaum and Stephen Redding

4:30 p.m.                                            Discussion: Treb Allen
4:40 p.m.                                            Discussion: Don Davis
4:50 p.m.                                            General Discussion

                                                           Eno Terra
                                                           4484 Rt. 27

7:00 p.m.                                            Cocktails and Dinner

Wednesday, June 25                        300 Wallace Hall

8:30 a.m.                                            Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m.                                            "Organizing Barriers to Technology Adoption: Evidence
                                                           from Soccer-Ball Producers in Pakistan"
                                                           by: David Atkin, Azam Chaudhry, Shamyla Chaudry,
                                                           Amit Khandelwal and Eric Verhoogen
10:00 a.m.                                          Discussion: Cecilia Fieler
10:10 a.m.                                          Discussion: Ralph Ossa

10:20 a.m.                                          General Discussion                        

10:30 a.m.                                          Coffee Break

11:00 a.m.                                         "Product Mix and Firm Productivity Responses to
                                                          Trade Competition"                                                         
                                                          by Marc Melitz, Thierry Mayer and Gianmarco Ottaviano

12:00 p.m.                                         Discussion: Mary Amiti        
12:10 p.m.                                         Discussion: Peter Schott                                   
12:20 p.m.                                         General Discussion                         

12:30 p.m.                                         Lunch

1:30 p.m.                                          Adjourn