Seminars: International Economics

Seminar in International Economics E...........................................................................................................................

Term: Fall 2019-2020

Location: Littauer M-15

Meeting Time: Mondays, 4:30-5:45pm

Description: The international seminar hosts outside speakers with related work. Meetings are also joint with the Weatherhead Center, MIT and the Macroeconomics Seminar. Note, some meetings may be hosted at MIT or during the Macro time slot, will be noted on the schedule below.

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DATE

SPEAKER

TITLE 

Tuesday

September 3rd

First day of Classes – No Seminar

Monday

September 9th

Clare Balboni (MIT)

In Harm’s Way? Infrastructure Investments and the Persistence of Coastal Cities

Monday

September 16th

Joint with MIT @ Harvard

Aaron Flaaen (Fed Board)

The Production Relocation and Price Effects of U.S. Trade Policy: The Case of Washing Machines

Monday

September 23rd

@ MIT

Joint with MIT @ MIT

Joe Shapiro (UC Berkeley)

The Environmental Bias of Trade Policy

Monday

September 30th

Joint with Public Economics and Fiscal Policy

Pablo Fajgelbaum (UCLA)

Optimal Spatial Policies, Geography and Sorting

Monday

3:00 - 4:30pm

October 7th

Joint with Macro

Natalia Ramondo (USCD)

Trade with Correlation

Monday

October 14th

Week of Department Seminar – No Seminar

Monday

October 21st

@ MIT

Joint with MIT @ MIT

Rocco Macchiavello (LSE)

Upgrading Exports: The Sustainable Quality Program in the Colombia Coffee Chain

Monday

October 28th

Joint with MIT and Macro @ Harvard

Ben Faber (Berkeley)

Scaling Up Agricultural Policy Interventions: Theory and Evidence from Uganda

Monday

November 4th

Joint with Macro

Emmanuel Farhi (Harvard)

The Darwinian Returns to Scale

Monday

November 11th

Veteran’s day – No seminar

Monday

November 18th

Joint with MIT and Macro @ Harvard

Pete Schott (Yale SOM)

Using Equity Market Reactions to Infer Exposure to Trade Liberalization

Monday

November 25th

@ MIT

Joint with MIT @ MIT

Reka Juhasz (Columbia University)

All aboard: The aggregate effects of port development

Monday

3:00 - 4:30pm

December 2nd

Joint with Macro

Oleg Itskhoki (Princeton)