SWET2017: International Economics


Date :
Sunday 6 Aug 2017, 09:30 → 17:15 Asia/Tokyo

Hokkaido University

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (S), Grant No. 26220503, “Diverse Risk Assessment in the Global Economy from the Viewpoint of International Economics”

Jota Ishikawa (Hitotsubashi University)
Yoichi Sugita (Hitotsubashi University)


  • 09:30 → 10:30(1h)
    Shipping inside the Box: Containerization and Trade
    Discussant: Olivia Quek (Waseda University)
    Speaker: Kerem Cosar (University of Virginia)
  • 10:30 → 10:45(15m)
    coffee break
  • 10:45 → 11:45(1h)
    Wage Markdown and FDI Liberalization
    Discussant: Anna Gumpert (LMU Munich)
    Speaker: Yoichi Sugita (Hitotsubashi University)
  • 11:45 → 13:45(2h)
  • 13:45 → 14:45(1h)
    The Average-Marginal Relationship and Tractable Equilibrium Forms
    Speaker: Michael Fabinger (University of Tokyo)
  • 14:45 → 15:00(15m)
    coffee break
  • 15:00 → 16:00(1h)
    Markup Convergence, Labor Protection and Declining Labor Shares in China
    Discussant: Tran Thi Trang (Hitotsubashi University)
    Speaker: Shuichiro Nishioka (West Virginia University)
  • 16:00 → 16:15(15m)
    coffee break
  • 16:15 → 17:15(1h)
    Harmful Pro-Competitive Effects of Trade in Presence of Credit Market Frictions
    Discussant: Gang Li
    Speaker: Reto Foellmi (University of St. Gallen)