FIW Workshops

FIW-Workshop on International Economic Networks (WIEN)

  • Fr, 07. Juli 2023 09:00h - Sa, 08. Juli 2023 16:30h
  • Oskar Morgenstern Platz 1, 1090 Vienna - Sky lounge (12th floor), Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics, University of Vienna
  • Präsenz-Veranstaltung (Englisch)
  • FIW-Project Office,
Das Bild zeigt die Aussicht von der Terrasse der Sky Lounge der Universität Wien

Organizers: Pol Antràs (Harvard), Alejandro Cuñat (University of Vienna), and Kalina Manova (UCL)

Following upon the first five editions of WIEN, the University of Vienna will again host a two-day meeting that will draw together researchers interested in international economics, global value chains and economic geography.

The workshop is generously supported by the Heinrich Graph Hardegg’sche Stiftung, FIW,University of Vienna, VGSE, wiiw, and the European Research Council under the EU Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme (grant agreement 724880).

09:00 - 09:10
09:10 - 10:00
Keynote #1 Marc Melitz (Harvard)

“The Laffer curve for rules of origin” (with K. Head and T. Mayer)

10:00 - 11:15
PhD Studen Session #1

Juanma Castro-Vincenzi (Princeton) “Climate hazards and resilience in the global car industry”

Elisa Navarrai (ULB) “Under the spotlight: CSR choices and fragile supply chains” (with F. Cifarelli)

Xianlong Kong (Chicago) “Endogenous production networks with fixed costs” (with E. Dhyne, A.K. Kikkawa, M. Mogstad and F. Tintelnot)

11:30 - 12:10
Claudia Steinwender (Munich)

“Omnia Juncta in UNO: Foreign powers and trademark protection in Shanghai's concession era“ (with L. Alfaro, C. Bao, M. Chen and J. Hong)

12:10 - 13:30
13:30 - 14:10
David Kohn (U. Católica de Chile)

“International trade finance and learning dynamics“ (with E. Luttini, M. Szkup, S. Zhang)

14:40 - 15:20
Eduardo Morales (Princeton)

“Firm export dynamics in interdependent markets” (with A. Alfaro-Ureña, J. Casto-Vincenzi and S. Fanelli)

15:50 - 16:30
Federico HUNEEUS (Central Bank of Chile)

"Earnings inequality in production networks” (with K. Kroft and K. Lim)


09:10 - 10:00
Keynote #2 Swati Dhingra (LSE)

“New dawn fades: trade, labour and the Brexit exchange rate depreciation” (with R. Costa and S. Machin)

10:15 - 11:15
PhD Student Session #2

Manon François (PSE) “Tax avoidance and the complexity of multinational enterprises” (with V. Vicard)

Linnea Lorentzen (BI Norwegian Business School) “Domino effects: Understanding sectoral reallocation and its wage implications”

Jonas Casper (Munich) “Export-Induced Spatial Divergence” (with L. Li)

11:20 - 12:00
Hanwei HUANG (City U Hong Kong)

“Firm heterogeneity and imperfect competition in global production networks” (with K. Manova, O. Perelló and F. Pisch)

12:00 - 13:30
13:30 - 14:10
Gaurav Khanna (UCSC)

"Production networks and firm-level elasticities of substitution” (with B. Cevallos Fujiy and Devaki Ghose)

Mathieu Taschereau-Dumouchel (Cornell)

“Endogenous production networks under supply chain uncertainty” (with A Kopytov, B. Mishra, K. Nimark)

15:50 - 16:30
Nuriye Melisa Bilgin (Bocconi)

“Endogenous production networks and supply chain disruptions”