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Lunch-time Seminar in International Economics

The purpose of the seminar is to provide a platform for presenting and discussing ongoing research in the area of international economics. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please inform anyone you think may be interested in attending.

The seminar takes place on Fridays between 12:00 and 13:00h in the building of the Kiel Institute (Room 211, Medienraum).

If you would like to present your work in the seminar, please send an e-mail to Léa Marchal, Holger Görg or Horst Raff.

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Date Speaker Topic
March 16, 2018 Steffen Sirries (IAB)


December 13, 2017 Dennis Novy (University of Warwick)


November 3, 2017 Julian Hinz (IfW)


October 20, 2017 Frank Stähler (Uni. Tübingen) and Dominik Boddin (CAU Kiel)

The Organization of International Trade

October 13, 2017 Stefanie Haller (UCD Dublin)

Greenfield Hires

October 6, 2017 Karsten Mau (Leuphana University)

Rising Wages and Intra-country Industry Relocation: Evidence from China

September 29, 2017 Jérôme Héricourt (University of Lille, LEM-CNRS)

Place: Common Room (A-111)
Structure of Income Inequality and Household Leverage: Theory and Cross-Country Evidence

September 8, 2017 Stephan Heblich (University of Bristol and IfW)

East Side Story: Historical Pollution and Persistent Neighborhood Sorting

August 11, 2017 Qianqian Shang (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China)

FDI Spillovers on Domestic Corporate Responsibility -- The Channel of Labor Mobility

July 21, 2017 Jan Schymik (Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich)

Earnings Inequality and the Global Division of Labor: Evidence from the Executive Labor Market

July 14, 2017


Michael E. Rose (University of Cape Town)

Informal Contacts in Hiring: The Economics Job Market

June 2, 2017 Sarra Ben Yahmed (Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Mannheim)

Gender, Informal Employment and Trade Liberalisation in Mexico

April 28, 2017
  12:15 p.m.
Giulia Sabbadini (ASP student) and Léa Marchal (IfW)

Foreign Skilled Employment as an Export Stabilizer

April 7, 2017 Evgenii Monastyrenko (PSE, Paris 1)

The Microeconomic Adjustment to Customs-driven Administrative Barriers

March 24, 2017 Robert Gold (IfW)

Instrumental Variables and Causal Mechanisms: Unpacking the Effect of Trade on Workers and Voters

February 17, 2017 Göksu Aslan (Mesina University and ASP Kiel)

Negative Impact of Inequality on Economic Growth: Testing Transmission Channels

February 10, 2017 Daniel te Kaat (Osnabrück University)

International Financial Integration and Funding Risks: Bank-Level Evidence from Latin America

January 20, 2017 Max Steinhardt (Helmut-Schmidt-University)

The Impact of Xenophobic Violence on the Integration of Immigrants

Dec 9, 2016 Yuan Zi (Graduate Institute Geneva) Place: Lecture Hall
Trade Liberalization and the Great Labor Reallocation
Dec 7, 2016
4.30-6.00 p.m.
Bernhard Harms Price Lecture (Place: Großer Lesesaal ZBW) 
Marc Melitz (Harvard University) Competitive Effects of Trade: Theory and Measurement
Dec 2, 2016 Magnus Lodefalk (Örebro University School of Business) Recruiting for Small Business Growth
Nov 25, 2016 Naohiro Kitano (Director, JICA-RI, Japan) Estimating China’s Foreign Aid II: 2014 Update
Nov 18, 2016
  12:20 p.m.
Guzmán Ourens (Université Catholique de Louvain) Place: Universitas
Uneven Diversification and Divergence
Nov 11, 2016 Holger Görg (IfW) Which Boats are lifted by a Foreign Tide? Estimating Direct and Indirect Wage Effects of Foreign Ownership in the Presence of Interactions
Nov 4, 2016 Hale Utar (Universität Bielefeld) Marriage, Divorce, Fertility: Life in the Face of Import Competition
Oct 7, 2016 Clément Nedoncelle (Lille University) How Multi-Destination Firms Shape the Effect of Exchange Rate Volatility on Trade: Micro Evidence and Aggregate Implications
Sep 2, 2016 Julian Hinz (IfW) Collateral Damage: The Impact of the Russia Sanctions on Sanctioning Countries’ Exports
July 8, 2016 Ahmed Fayez Abdelgouad (Leuphana University Lüneburg) Exporting and Workforce Skills-Intensity in the Egyptian Manufacturing Firms: Empirical Evidence Using World Bank Firm-Level Data for Egypt
June 24, 2016 Antje Uhlig (GIZ, German International Cooperation Agency) Driving Sustainable Infrastructure Development and Finance: Building Blocks and Bottlenecks
June 17, 2016 Jonathan Vogel (Columbia University) Place: Lecture Hall
Accounting for Changes in Between-Group Inequality
May 27, 2016 Amit Khandelwal (Columbia Business School) Exporting and Firm Performance: Evidence from a Randomized Trial
April 21, 2016
4.00-5.00 p.m.
Staff Seminar Conference Room A-S25
Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano (London School of Economics) Geography, Technology, and Optimal Trade Policy with Heterogeneous Firms
March 4, 2016 Richard Franke (IfW) The Cost of Remoteness Revisited
Feb 19, 2016 Xiaobing Huang
 (School of Business, Gannan Normal University)
Environmental regulation, firm productivity and exporting behaviour
Feb 12, 2016 Ru MA 
(Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)
Do surrounding territories really benefit from the innovation spillover of core city?
Feb 5, 2016 Birgit Meyer Product mix and foreign ownership: Evidence from India
Jan 22, 2016 Michael Rose (University of Cape Town) Mirror, Mirror at the Wall, who is the most central of them all?







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