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2nd Annual New Faces in International Economics Conference

When May 09, 2012 12:00 AM to
May 10, 2012 12:00 AM
Where Penn State
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On May 9-10th the 2nd Annual New Faces in International Economics Conference was held at the Penn State University Park campus. The conference again invited new PhD's in international economics to present their job market papers. Below are the presenters along with the discussants of the papers. Dr. Stephen Yeaple was the conference organizer with input from other trade faculty at Penn State.

Presenter: Rafael Dix-Carneiro (Princeton University)
Trade Liberalization and Labor Market Dynamics
Discussant: Stefania Garetto (Boston University)


Presenter: Eduardo Morales (Harvard University)
Gravity and Extended Gravity:  Estimating a Structural Model of Export Entry
Discussant:  Lorenzo Caliendo (Yale University)


Presenter:  Fernando Parro (University of Chicago)
Capital-Skill Complementarity and the Skill Premium in a Quantitative Model of Trade
Discussant:  Andres Moxnes (Dartmouth College)


Presenter:  Dan Lu (University of Chicago)
Exceptional Exporter Performance?  Evidence from Chinese Manufacturing Firms*”
Discussant:  Svetlana Demidova (McMasters University)


Presenter Pablo Fajgelbaum (Princeton University) (paper updated in 2013)
Labor Market Frictions, Firm Growth and International Trade
Discussant:  Daniel Xu (New York University)