Center for Economic Development and Institutions (CEDI) and the Department of Economics and Finance at Brunel University will be organizing the 11th Annual CEDI conference on development and institutions on 14th July 2016 at Brunel University (Uxbridge, London, UK).… read more ...
In the context of its forthcoming Advanced Studies Program 2016/17, the Kiel Institute will again offer several one-week and two-week courses with outstanding teachers:
Macroeconomics in Open Economies Roberto Rigobon (MIT)
Financial Markets and the Macro-Economy Yuliy Sannikov (Princeton)
Debt Crises and Macro-Prudential Policy Enrique Mendoza (Pennsylvania)
Monetary Policy: Theory and Practice Volker Wieland (Frankfurt)
Exchange-Rate Economics Lucio Sarno (London)
Firms in International Trade Marc Melitz (Harvard)
Trade Policy Analysis with Gravity Models Yoto Yotov (Drexel)
Economic Growth Gino Gancia (Barcelona)
Economic Development Marcel Fafchamps (Stanford)
The following working papers have recently been added to our working papers page.
Alston, Lee, Marcus A. Melo, Bernardo Mueller and Carlos Pereira (2016) “A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Critical Transitions“
Alfaro, Laura, Pol Antras, Davin Chor and Paola Conconi (2015) “Internalizing Global Value Chains: A Firm-Level Analysis“
Chau, Nancy H., Yu Qin and Weiwen Zhang (2016) “Leader Networks and Transaction Costs: A Chinese Experiment in Interjurisdictional Contracting“
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen invites applications for
1 Post-Doctoral Researcher in Development Economics
to be appointed on 1 October 2016.
The postdoc will integrate into the team of the established Research Training Group (RTG) “Globalization and Development” (GlaD) and advance innovative research in relevant fields.… read more ...
The Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences invites applications for the position of a
Full Professor (W3) of Economics: Monetary and International Macroeconomics
at the Institute of Economics to be filled by 1 October 2017.… read more ...
ISGEP – International Study Group on Exports and Productivity – is a platform aimed at stimulating knowledge exchange and joint research on firm behaviour in international markets using micro-data.… read more ...
In international trade theory, the Stolper-Samuelson theorem demonstrates how changes in relative goods prices affect the returns to factors of production. The theorem predicts that a rise in the relative price of a good will lead to an increase in the real return of the factors used intensively in its production.… read more ...
The Ifo Institute, Dresden Branch, and the Technische Universität Braunschweig are pleased to announce the 6th Ifo Dresden Workshop on Regional Economics.
The Master in Applied Labour Economics for Development (MALED) of the International Training Centre of the ILO is organized in partnership with the University of Turin, with the support of the International Labour Organization and in collaboration with the Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (DIAL/IRD), the LABORatorio R.… read more ...
Centre for WTO Studies, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
(An organization under Ministry of Commerce, GoI)
B-21, Qutab Institutional Area, New Delhi – 110016
The conference is aimed at discussing theoretical and empirical research on services trade, investment and global value chains and intends to invite research papers investigating new opportunities, issues and challenges on these subjects.… read more ...