2011 IEFS China Conference Program

2011-05-17



International Economics and Finance Society China-----2011

Complete List of All Sessions

 

Keynote Lecture

Date: May 21, 2011

Time: 09:15-10:30

Location: 14th, floor, Cheng Xin Conference Hall

 

Putting Per-Capita Income back into Trade Theory

By James R. Markusen

 

Session 1-A: International Trade I: Market Entry

Session Chair:

Date: May 21, 2011

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 201

 

Market Entry Costs, Underemployment and International Trade

By Raymond Riezman

 

Network Externality, Compatibility, and Foreign Entry Mode

By Wei-Chih Chen

 

Choosing Global Markets

By Xiaopeng Yin

 

Session 1-B: International Trade II: Spillover

Session Chair:

Date : May 21, 2011

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 202

 

International Trade, Technology Diffusion & the Role of Diffusion barriers

By Yao Amber Li

 

The linkage potential of international activities and the scope for productivity spillovers: evidence from China

By Liza Jabbour

 

Spatial spillovers and regional economic growth in China

By Hong Ma

 

 

Session 1-C: International Finance I: International Transmission Mechanism

Session Chair:

Date: May 21, 2011

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 215

 

International Transmission of Bank and Corporate Distress

By Natalia Tamirisa

 

Information Transmission Mechanism between Chinese and the US Stock Markets during Financial Crisis: Evidence from Intraday and Overnight Volatility Spillover Effects

By Yusaku Nishimura

 

Direct Finance, Indirect Finance and Global Imbalance

By Tan Zhibo

 

 

Session 2-A: Trade III: Global M&A

Session Chair:

Date: May 21, 2011

Time: 14:00-15:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 201

 

The characteristics of acquirers and targets in (international) mergers and acquisitions

By Larry Qiu

 

Market Size, Negative Demand Shock, and International Vertical Mergers

By Jie Li

 

Emerging by Acquisition in the Global Market

By Lex Zhao:

 

 

 

 

Session 2-B: Trade IVTechnology & Trade

Session Chair:

Date: May 21, 2011

Time: 14:00-15:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 202

 

A Two-Sector Eaton and Kortum Model: Technological Changes and International Trade

By Jiandong Ju

 

The impacts of technical barriers to trade on extensive margin, intensive margin, and total trade flow

By Xiaohua BAO

 

The Purification-Straw Theory of IPRs Protection

By Chia-Hui Lu

 

Session 2-C: Finance II: Exchange Rate

Session Chair:

Date: May 21, 2011

Time: 14:00-15:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 215

 

The Power of Stakeholders in US China Exchange Rate Negotiation

By Yong Cao

 

Causality in quantiles between Asian stock prices returns and exchange rate returns

By Zheng Yang

 

Accounting for China’s real exchange rate: deviation from Law of One Price or relative price fluctuation?

By Jianwei Xu

 

Session 3-A: Trade Barriers

Session Chair:

Date: May 21, 2011

Time: 16:00-17:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 201

 

Tariff binding overhang: Theory and Evidence from the WTO

By Eric Bond

 

Trade Restrictiveness and Deadweight Loss in China’s Imports

By Bo Chen

 

Tariff reduction, Exports and Technology upgrading

By Jianxin Wang

 

 

Session 3-B: Resource, Service and Trade

Session Chair:

Date: May 21, 2011

Time: 16:00-17:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 202

 

Trade and Insecure Resources: Implications for Welfare and Comparative Advantage

By Constantinos Syropoulos

 

Corruption, resource allocation efficiency, and exports

By Qing Liu

 

Productivity Effects of Services Trade Liberalization -- Evidence from Chinese Firm-level Data

By Yan Zhang

 

 

Session 3-C: Organization &Market

Session Chair:

Date: May 21, 2011

Time: 16:00-17:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 215

 

 

Trans-boundary Genetic Contamination of Traditional Products

By Kwan Choi

 

Uncertainty, Incomplete Contracts, and Firms' Organizational Modes

By Churen Sun

 

Local Institutions and the Link between Foreign Direct Investment and the Productivity of Domestic Firms

By Junjie Hong

 

Session 4-A: Export

Session Chair:

Date: May 22, 2011

Time: 09:00-10:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 201

 

The Performance of China's Exports in the 2008 Financial Crisis—Sizes and Speeds

By Ran Jing

 

Is there learning by exporting: Evidence from the automobile industry in China

By Tuan Anh Luong

 

The Endogenous Variety of Heterogeneous goods for Multi-product Firms

By Bing Hu

 

 

Session 4-B: Open Economy Macro I: Development in Open Economy

Session Chair:

Date: May 22, 2011

Time: 09:00-10:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 202

 

Development Patterns in China and India: A Perspective with CES Production Function

By Yong Wang

 

Financial development and transition effect on growth in financial openness

By Miguel Sanchez-Martinez

 

On the Optimal Timing of Foreign Trade

By Kar-Yiu Wang

 

Session 4-C: Open Economy Macro II

Session Chair:

Date: May 22, 2011

Time: 09:00-10:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 215

 

"Fiscal Policy Disciplin in a Monetary Union: Do Enforceable Rules Exist?"

By Georgios Chortareas

 

Optimal Monetary Policy in Asset Price Booms

By Helmut Wagner

 

Is the Provincial Capital Market Segmented in China?

By Kenneth S. Chan

 

 

Session 5-A: Globalization

Session Chair:

Date: May 22, 2011

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 201

 

Wage inequality and international trade: Evidence from China

By Faqin Lin

 

Minimum Wage and Capital Taxes

By Eden S. H. Yu

 

A Model of Globalization and Firm-Worker Matching:  How Good is Good Enough?

By Steven Matusz

 

 

Session 5-B: Multi-Product Firm & FDI

Session Chair:

Date: May 22, 2011

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 202

 

Multi-product Firms and the Evolution of Global Production

By Zhihao Yu

 

Tax Rate and Tax Base Competition for Foreign Direct Investment

By Horst Raff

 

Bargaining Models of Foreign Direct Investment with Host Country Market Structures and Policy Implications

By Anming Zhang

 

 

Session 5-C: Finance III: International Commodity Market

Session Chair:

Date: May 22, 2011

Time: 11:00-12:30

Location: Ning Yuan Buliding 215

 

On the Use of International Commodity Futures Spread in Forecasting China’s Net Imports of Commodities

By Isabel Kit-Ming Yan

 

Managerial options and earnings management: evidence from China

By Ping Jiang

 

Equity Control of Multinational Firms: Effects on Income Distribution and Wage Inequality in Host Countries

By Shigemi Yabuuchi

 

 

Keynote Lecture

Date: May 22, 2011

Time: 14:00-15:15

Location: Ning Yuan Conference Hall

 

The Fiscal Stimulus in 2009-11: Trade Openness, Fiscal Space and Exchange Rate Adjustment

By Joshua Aizenman

 

Keynote Lecture

Date: May 22, 2011

Time: 15:45-17:00

Location: Ning Yuan Conference Hall

 

International Trade: Linking Micro and Macro

By Jonathan Eaton