Bielefeld University

Trade - Part 2

Julian Hinz Last updated on September 7, 2021

General Information


There will probably be two sessions only: One on modalities, the other with presentations.

Deadlines for submissions

  • Summary: August 9 AoE
  • Presentation: August 13 AoE
All submissions via E-Mail as PDF.

List of papers

  • Anderson and van Wincoop (2003), “Gravity with Gravitas: A Solution to the Border Puzzle.” American Economic Review, Vol. 93, No. 1, pp. 170-192. Link to paper
  • Eaton and Kortum (2002), “Technology, Geography and Trade.” Econometrica, Vol. 70, No. 5, pp. 1741–1780. Link to paper
  • Chaney (2008), “Distorted Gravity: Heterogeneous Firms, Market Structure and the Geography of International Trade.” American Economic Review, Vol. 98, No. 4, pp. 1707–1721. Link to paper
  • Donaldson (2018), “Railroads of the Raj: Estimating the Impact of Transportation Infrastructure.” American Economic Review, Vol. 108, No. 4-5, pp. 899-934. Link to paper
  • Arkolakis, Costinot and Rodriguez-Clare (2008), “New Theories, Same Old Gains?” American Economic Review, Vol. 102, No. 1, pp. 94–130. Link to paper
  • Atkeson and Burstein (2008) “Pricing to Market, Trade Costs, and International Relative Prices.” American Economic Review, Vol. 98, No. 5, pp. 1998-2031. Link to paper
  • Constinot, Donaldson and Komunjer (2012), “What Goods Do Countries Trade? A Quantitative Exploration of Ricardos Ideas”. Review of Economic Studies, 2012, Vol. 79, Issue 2, pp. 581–608. Link to paper
  • Caliendo and Parro (2015), “Estimates of the Trade and Welfare Effects of NAFTA.” Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 82, No. 1, pp. 1–44. Link to paper


Session 1: Modalities

July 1, 2021

Lecture slides

Download PDF here.

Further notes

  • Deadline for submission of summary: August 9 AoE
  • Deadline for submission of presentation: August 13 AoE
  • Date of presentations: August 17

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