Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy

Semi-annual Conference

Editors:    Bennett McCallum

                 Charles I. Plosser

Upcoming Conference

 

November 18-19, 2005

Tepper, Carnegie-Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA

 


Carnegie-Rochester Conference on Public Policy
November 18
-19, 2005

International Trade and Globalization

Schedule
 

Thursday, November 17

8:00 p.m.         Welcoming Reception – Holiday Inn Select-University Center

Friday, November 18

 

8:15 a.m.         Molly’s Trolleys from Holiday Inn to CMU/Tepper School -Posner Hall

8:30 a.m.         Continental Breakfast

 

9:00 a.m.         Conference Session I: Tepper School – Posner Hall – Room 151     

 

·        Authors:  Paul Beaudry and Fabrice Collard

                                  Title:  Globalization, Returns to Accumulation, and the World Distribution of Output

                                  Discussant: Jonathan Eaton      

 

·         Authors:  Andrew B. Bernard, J. Bradford Jensen, and Peter K. Schott

     Title Trade Costs, Firms, and Productivity

      Discussant:  Jim Tybout

 

 

12:00 p.m.       Lunch – Grand Room – 3rd floor Posner Hall

 

 

1:30 p.m.         Conference Session II: Tepper School – Posner Hall – Room 151

 

·         Authors:David Dollar and Aart Kraay      

           Title:  China

                                   Discussant:  Shang-Jin Wei   

 

·         Author:  Raghuram Rajan

                       Title:  India

     Discussant:  Abhijit Banerjee

 

                                                           

5:00 p.m.         Molly’s Trolleys from Posner Hall to Holiday Inn

 

7:15 p.m.         Molly’s Trolleys from Holiday Inn to The Pittsburgh Golf Club

 

7:30 p.m.         Dinner at The Pittsburgh Golf Club

  

Saturday, November 19

 

8:00 a.m.         Molly’s Trolleys from Holiday Inn to CMU/Tepper School -Posner Hall

8:15 a.m.         Continental Breakfast

 

8:45 a.m.         Conference Session III: Tepper School – Posner Hall – Room 151

 

·         Authors:  Gregory Mankiw, Phil Levy, and Phil Swagel

           Title: Outsourcing

           Discussant:  Alan Deardorff

 

              

·        Authors:  Charles Engel and John Rogers

          Title:  The U.S. Current Account Deficit

          Discussant:  Olivier Blanchard

 

 

 

11:45 a.m.       ADJOURN

        

 

 

 

12:00 p.m.       Box Lunches available.