2013 IEFS China Conference Program

2013-06-19



International Economics and Finance Society China-----2013

Summary of All Sessions

 

 

Date

Time

Location

Type

Title

1

June 21, 2013

09:00-09:15

Xinxi Building Room 526

Opening

 

2

June 21, 2013

09:15-10:30

Xinxi Building Room 526

Key Note

 

3

June 21,2013

11:00-12:30

Xinxi Building Room 526

Invited

1-A

4

June 21,2013

11:00-12:30

Xinxi Building Room 530

Invited

1-B

5

June 21,2013

11:00-12:30

Xinxi Building Room 534

Invited

1-C

6

June 21,2013

14:30-16:00

Xinxi Building Room 526

Invited

2-A

7

June 21,2013

14:30-16:00

Xinxi Building Room 530

Invited

2-B

9

June 21,2013

14:30-16:00

Xinxi Building Room 534

Invited

2-C

10

June 21,2013

16:30-18:00

Xinxi Building Room 526

Invited

3-A

11

June 21,2013

16:30-18:00

Xinxi Building Room 530

Invited

3-B

12

June 21,2013

16:30-18:00

Xinxi Building Room 534

Invited

3-C

13

June 22,2013

09:00-10:30

Xinxi Building Room 526

Invited

4-A

14

June 22,2013

09:00-10:30

Xinxi Building Room 530

Invited

4-B

15

June 22,2013

09:00-10:30

Xinxi Building Room 534

Invited

4-C

16

June 22,2013

11:00-12:30

Xinxi Building Room 526

Invited

5-A

17

June 22,2013

11:00-12:30

Xinxi Building Room 530

Invited

5-B

18

June 22,2013

11:00-12:30

Xinxi Building Room 534

Invited

5-C

19

June 22,2013

14:30-16:00

Xinxi Building Room 526

Invited

6-A

20

June 22,2013

14:30-16:00

Xinxi Building Room 530

Invited

6-B

21

June 22,2013

14:30-16:00

Xinxi Building Room 534

Invited

6-C

22

June 22,2013

16:30-17:45

Xinxi Building Room 526

Key Note

 

23

June 22,2013

17:45-18:00

Xinxi Building Room 526

Closing

 

 

 

International Economics and Finance Society China-----2013

Complete List of All Sessions

 

Keynote Lecture I: 09:15-10:30, June 21, 2013

 

Keynote Lecture

Date: June 21, 2013

Time: 09:15-10:30

Location: XinXi Building Room 526

 

Matching and Sorting in the Global Economy

By Gene Grossman  (Princeton University)

 

Session 1: 11:00-12:30, June 21, 2013

 

Session 1-A: Trade and Economic Integration I

Session Chair:

Date: June 21, 2013

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: XinXi Buliding 526

 

Cap and Escape in Trade Agreements

By Eric Wirths Bond  (Vanderbilt University)

Industrial Dynamics, Endowment Structure, and Economic Growth

By Jiandong Ju  (Oklahoma University)

Regional trade liberalization as driver of export platform FDI: Theory and evidence

By Pasquale Michael Sgro  (Deakin University)

 

Session 1-B: Exchange Rate

Session Chair:

Date : June 21, 2013

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: XinXi Buliding 530

 

How did exchange rates affect employment in US cities?

By Yao Tang  (Bowdoin College )

Test on Real Spillovers: Multivariate GARCH Process with the Regime-switching Structure of Foreign Exchange Markets

By Yu Wang  (Anhui Universith of Technology)

China’s financial engagement, real exchange rates and trade between China and Africa

By Ping Hua  (Université d'Auvergne)

 

Session 1-C: Global Value Chain

Session Chair:

Date: June 21, 2013

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: XinXi Buliding 534

 

Production and export performances along the value chain: evidence from Chinese firm level data

By Xinding Yu  (Tsinghua University )

Emerging multinational corporations in the global value chain: theoretical approach

By Artur Klimek  (Wroclaw University of Economics )

Value Chain, Multinational Production, and Industrialization

By Ben Guanyi Li  (Boston College)

 

Session 2: 14:30-16:00, June 21, 2013

 

Session 2-A: Political Economy & Trade Protectionism

Session Chair:

Date: June 21, 2013

Time: 14:30-16:00

Location: XinXi Buliding 526

 

A Comparison of Optimal Tariffs and Welfare under No Lobbying, Domestic Lobbying, and Domestic-foreign Lobbying

By Xianhai Huang/Mobing Jiang  (Zhejiang University)

Effective Rate of Protection: A New Approach and Application in China

By Bo Chen  (Shanghai University of Finance and Economics)

Specific vs. Ad Valorem Strategic Export Subsidies  with Taxation Distortion

By Hong Hwang  (Taiwan University)

 

Session 2-B: Open Macro I

Session Chair:

Date: June 21, 2013

Time: 14:30-16:00

Location: XinXi Buliding 530

 

 

EU Debt Crisis, U.S. Fiscal Cliff and International Fiscal Policy Coordination Analysis

By Jin Sun  (Central University of Finance and Economics)

General Equilibrium Analysis on Currency Invoicing between Major Trading Countries

By Longxiang Shi  (Shanghai University of International Business and Economics)

Currency Intervention  and Consumer Welfare in an Open Economy

By Kwan Choi  (Iowa State University)

 

Session 2-C: Exports

Session Chair:

Date: June 21, 2013

Time: 14:30-16:00

Location: XinXi Buliding 534

 

Do Firms in Larger Cities ExportMore? Evidence fromChinese Firm-level and County-level Data

By Churen Sun  (Shanghai University of International Business and Economics)

Trade Media, Processing Trade, and Unsolved Export Puzzle: Theory and Empirical Analysis

By Xiaopeng Yin  (University of International Business and Economics )

Export Decision of Heterogeneous Firms: The Role of the Fixed Cost and Variable Cost

By Zhihao Yu  (Carleton University)

 

Session 3: 16:30-18:00, June 21, 2013

 

Session 3-A: Social Factors& Trade

Session Chair:

Date: June 21, 2013

Time: 16:30-18:00

Location: XinXi Buliding 526

 

Ethnic Diversity and Quality of Export: A Chinese case study

By Tuan Anh Luong  (Shanghai University of Finance and Economics)

Corporate Social Responsibility, product differentiation, and  Strategic tariff policy under international duopoly

By Jing Lu/Jie Li  ( Zhejiang University)

The Causal Impact of Common Native Language on International Trade: Evidence from a Spatial Regression Discontinuity Design

By Peter Egger  (Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich (ETHZ))

 

Session 3-B: Firm’s Decision

Session Chair:

Date: June 21, 2013

Time: 16:30-18:00

Location: XinXi Buliding 530

 

Multiproduct Firms and Scope Adjustment in Globalization

By Larry Qiu  (University of Hong Kong)

Risk Management from a Retrospective Perspectiv

By Yong Cao  (University of Alaska Anchorage )

Is the Value Line Enigma Global or Local?

By Wikrom Prombutr  (California State University, Long Beach )

 

Session 3-C: Wage, M&A, & Trade

Session Chair:

Date: June 21, 2013

Time: 16:30-18:00

Location: XinXi Buliding 534

 

Wage, Employment and Foreign Acquisitions: Evidence from China

By Qing Liu  (University of International Business and Economics)

The Impact of Free Trade on Wage Inequality: Evidence from the U.S. State-level Labour Market

By Xiaofeng Li  (Capital University of Economics and Business )

Cross-border mergers and acquisitions: comparative advantage and concentration

By Jacobus Gijsbertus Maria van Marrewijk  (Utrecht University School of Economics (USE))

 

Session 4: 09:00-10:30, June 22, 2013

 

Session 4-A: FDI

Session Chair:

Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 09:00-10:30

Location: XinXi Buliding 526

 

 

Factor Growth and Foreign Investment under Product Market Imperfection in the Harris-Todaro Model

By Jai Young Choi   (Lamar University, USA)

The Decisions on Relocation and Restrictions to Foreign Investments

By Quan Dong  (South China Normal University)

 

Session 4-B: International Emission and Trade

Session Chair:

Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 09:00-10:30

Location: XinXi Buliding 530

 

The consumption-based emissions and interregional emission fluxesAn application of the WIOD database

By Yunfeng Yan  (University of International Business and Economics )

Regionally vs. Non-regionally Tradable Emissions Permits under Capital and Cross-border Pollution Mobility and Cross-border Pollution

By Panos Hatzipanayotou  ( Athens University of Economics and Business)

 

Session 4-C: IPR, Innovation & Trade

Session Chair:

Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 09:00-10:30

Location: XinXi Buliding 534

 

Do Stronger IPRs Increase Knowledge Spillover in Innovation? Evidence from Pharmaceuticals in China

By Weimin Zhou  (ShanghaiJiaoTong University,)

WTO Accession and Firm Innovation: Evidence from Chinese Firms

By Miaojie Yu  ( Peking University)

The case for non-discrimination in the international protection of intellectual property

By Kamal Saggi  (Vanderbilt University)

 

Session 5: 11:00-12:30, June 22, 2013

 

Session 5-A: Geographic Allocation & Trade

Session Chair:

Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: XinXi Buliding 526

 

How Does Foreign Direct Investment Affect Spatial Convergence: in case of China after early 1990’s

By Jingmei Ma  (Harbin University of Science and Technology)

Firm Selection, Wages and Footloose Capital

By Xi Yang  (Xiamen University )

Influence of Foreign Direct Investment on Industrial Agglomeration: Empirical Evidence from Manufacturing Industries in Guangdong Province

By Zhifan Lin  (South China Normal University )

 

Session 5-B: Open Macro II: Business Cycles &Phillips Curve

Session Chair:

Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: XinXi Buliding 530

 

Real Business cycle in Chinese Economy

By Kang Shi/Zhouheng Wu  (Chinese University of Hong Kong)

Integrating China into the World Economy: Spectrum Analysis of Business Cycles

By Jitka Poměnková  (Brno University of Technology)

Asian Trade Integration and the Decoupling Debate of Business Cycle

By Linyue LI  (Central University of Finance and Economics )

 

Session 5-C: Global Competition &Trade I

Session Chair:

Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: XinXi Buliding 534

 

Saving Good Jobs under Global Competition by Rewarding Quality and Efforts

By Lex Laixin Zhao  (Kobe University)

The Small Divergence: Evidence from Cotton Textiles Exports in Japan and China 1868-1930

By Baomin Dong  (Henan University )

Anti-comparative advantage: a puzzle in U.S.-China bilateral trade

By Ziru Wei  (Tsinghua University )

 

Session 6: 14:30-16:00, June 22, 2013

 

Session 6-A: Sourcing

Session Chair:

Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 14:30-16:00

Location: XinXi Buliding 526

 

Import Sourcing of Chinese Cities:Order versus Randomness

By Ran Jing  (University of International Business and Economics )

Outsourcing Economies of Scale and Terms of Trade

By Eden Yu  (Chuhai College)

Entry Mode Choice of Technology-sourcing Overseas Direct Investment:A Study of Chinese Electronic Information Enterprises

By Zheng Qiaoyun  (North China University of Technology )

 

Session 6-B: Open Macro III

Session Chair:

Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 14:30-16:00

Location: XinXi Buliding 530

 

A Markov Switching Phillips Curve for China

By Paul Egan  (University of Limerick)

The interrelationship of public real estate securities

By John G. Gallo  (University of Iowa)

 

Session 6-C: Global Competition & Trade II

Session Chair:

Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 14:30-16:00

Location: XinXi Buliding 534

 

The Revised GSP of the EU: Implication for LDCs

By Mohammad Masudur Rahman  (Bangladesh Foreign Trade Institute)

Size matters:Who is bashing whom in trade wars?

By Kaz Miyagiwa

The Transformation of Foreign Trade Development Mode in China: Reasons, Measures and Prospects

By Renfeng Zhang

 

Keynote Lecture II: 16:30-17:45, June 22, 2013

 

Keynote Lecture

Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 16:30-17:45

Location: XinXi Building 526

 

Market Failure and Innovation Finance in the Global Economy

By Jim Brander  (University of British Columbia)