2018 InsTED Workshop at Syracuse University

5th InsTED Workshop on
“Advances in Institutions, Trade and Economic Development”

The workshop will take place at Syracuse University, NY, USA, May 15th-16th 2018. Sponsorship by the Department of Economics, the Maxwell School Dean’s Office, the Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs, and the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration, all at Syracuse University, is gratefully acknowledged.

Keynote speakers:

Pol Antràs (Harvard University)

Nina Pavcnik (Dartmouth College)

We invite submissions at the intersection or union of institutions, international trade and economic development. Topics could include, but are not limited to, the role of international institutions such as the WTO or the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, and the impact of domestic economic or political institutions such as property rights or democracy on international trade and/or economic development.

Submission deadline for paper or 3 page abstract: February 28th.
The registration fee will be $160.

Please send your submission to  with the subject line “InsTED Syracuse Submission”.

Organizers: Kristy Buzard (Syracuse), Devashish Mitra (Syracuse), Ben Zissimos (Exeter) and Isleide Zissimos (Exeter)