W.I.E.N. - Workshop on International Economic Networks (Online) | 29-30.10.2021

FIW in cooperation with the University of Vienna, wiiw, European Research Council, Heinrich Graf Hardeggsche Stiftung and VGSE cordially invite you to the next edition of the W.I.E.N. - Workshop on international economic Networks.

Date: October 29th-30th, 2021

The workshop will take place online via the Zoom platform in English.


After successful registration, you will receive the Zoom link of the event via email about 3-5 days before the event starts.

Schedule (Central European Time)

October 29th, 2021

13:50 – 14:00 Opening

14:00 – 14:30 Anders Akerman (Stockholm U.): “Imports and the CO2 Emissions of Firms” (with Rikard Forslid and Ossian Prane)

14:30 – 15:00 Dennis Novy (U. Warwick): “Import Liberalization as Export Destruction? Evidence from the United States” (with Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain and Thomas Sampson)

15:00 – 15:10 Break

15:10 – 15:55 Keynote: Natalia Ramondo (Boston U.): “The Ricardian Model of Trade: Old Insights, New Tools” (with Nelson Lind)

15:55 – 16:10 Break

16:10 – 16:40 Federico Hunneus (Central Bank of Chile): “Spatial Production Networks” (with Costas Arkolakis and Yuhei Miyauchi)

16:40 – 17:10 Yuan Zi (U. Oslo): “Sparse Production Networks” (with Andrew B. Bernard)

17:10 – 17:20 Break

17:20 – 17:50 Jan David Bakker (UCL): “Cities, Heterogeneous Firms, and Trade” (with Alvaro Garcia-Marin, Andrei Potlogea, Vico Voigtländer and Yang Yang)

17:50 – 18:20 Woan Foong Wong (U. Oregon): “Entrepôt: Hubs, Scale, and Trade Costs” (with Sharat Ganapati and Oren Ziv)

October 30th, 2021

15:00 – 15:30 Alessandro Ferrari (U. Zurich): “Global Value Chains and the Business Cycle”

15:30 – 16:00 Anna Gumpert (LMU): “Multinational Firms and Global Innovation” (with Kalina Manova, Christina Rujan and Monika Schnitzer)

16:00 – 16:10 Break

16:10 – 16:55 Keynote: Andreas Moxnes (U. Oslo): “TBA” (with Coauthor(s))

16:55 – 17:10 Break

17:10 – 17:40 Stephen R. Yeaple (Penn State): “Multinationals, Markets, and Markups” (with Wolfgang Keller)

17:40 – 18:10 Swapnika Rachapalli (U. Toronto): “Learning between Buyers and Sellers Along the Global Value Chain”

18:10 – 18:20 Closure