What is the Future of International Trade?
Sie Complex, Room 1150
Morning Sessions: Moderator George DeMartino
8:30 – 10:00 pm: Trade and Development—Challenges and Opportunities
· Elissa Braunstein, Department of Economics, Colorado State University
Trade, Inclusive Development, and the Role of Manufacturing Exports in Industrialization.
· Kenneth Shadlen, London School of Economics and Political Science
North-South Trade Agreements: What, Why, and so What?
10:30 – 12:00 Trade and Equity—Building a Just Trade Regime
· Dean Baker, Center for Economic and Policy Research, Washington DC
A Trade Agenda that Promotes Equality
· Stephanie Seguino, Department of Economics, University of Vermont
Making Trade Work for Equality: The role of Macroeconomic Policy
Afternoon Sessions: Moderator Martin Rhodes
1:30 – 3:00 pm: Heterogeneous Firms and Global Value Chains
· Lisa Martin, Department of Political Science, University of Wisconsin
Heterogeneous Firms and individual Trade Policy Preferences: Implications
· Jennifer Bair, Department of Sociology, University of Virginia
International Trade as Global Values Chain
3:30 – 5:00 pm: Europe, the US, China, and Beyond
· Alasdair Young, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, Georgia Tech
Transatlantic Trade Politics in Interesting Times
· John Ravenhill, Balsillie School of International Affairs, Waterloo University
Asia Pacific Exceptionalism