2020 Conference on Firms, Trade and Development
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The International Growth Centre (IGC) and the Stanford King Center on Global Development will be hosting a two-day virtual conference on November 5 and 6 on the theme of “Firms, Trade and Development.”
The event was organized by David Atkin (MIT), Dave Donaldson (MIT), Cecile Gaubert (Berkeley), Pete Klenow (Stanford), Imran Rasul (UCL), Meredith Startz (Dartmouth), Eric Verhoogen (Columbia), and Chris Woodruff (Oxford).
Zoom registration was open to students and researchers working in the field, and a livestream was available on this page during the conference.
Watch the recording of each session on this YouTube playlist.
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Panel Discussion: Industrial Policy in Developing Countries: Historical Perspectives and New Thinking
Doug Irwin (Dartmouth College), Beata Javorcik (EBRD and Oxford University), Dani Rodrik (Harvard University)
Big Push in Distorted Economics
Francisco Buera (Washington University in St. Louis), Hugo Hopenhayn (UCLA), Yongseok Shin (Washington University in St. Louis), Nicholas Trachter (Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond)
Friday, November 6, 2020-
Direct and Indirect Effects of Financial Access on SMEs
Jing Cai (University of Maryland), Adam Szeidl (Central European University)
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