Bielefeld University

Trade — Part 2

Julian Hinz Last updated on June 24, 2024

General Information


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

Deadlines for submissions

Summary: August 12
Presentation: August 14
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) and
    Eaton and Kortum (2002), “Technology, Geography and Trade.” Econometrica, Vol. 70, No. 5, pp. 1741–1780 (Link to paper).
  • Melitz (2003), “The Impact of Trade on Intra-Industry Reallocations and Aggregate Industry Productivity.” Econometrica, Vol. 71, No. 6, pp. 1695–1725 (Link to paper). and
    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) and
    Barjamovic, Chaney, Coşar, and Hortaçsu (2019), “Trade, Merchants, and the Lost Cities of the Bronze Age.” The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 134, No. 3, pp. 1455–1503 (Link to paper).
  • Arkolakis, Costinot and Rodriguez-Clare (2012), “New Theories, Same Old Gains?” American Economic Review, Vol. 102, No. 1, pp. 94–130 (Link to paper) and
    Santos Silva and Tenreyro (2006), “The Log of Gravity.” Review of Economics and Statistics 88(4), 641–658 (Link to paper).
  • Helpman, Melitz, and Yeaple. (2004), “Exports versus FDI with Heterogeneous Firms.” American Economic Review, 94:1, pp. 300-316 (Link to paper) and
    Ramondo and Rodríguez-Clare (2013), “Trade, Multinational Production, and the Gains from Openness.” Journal of Political Economy 121(2), 273–322 (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) and
    Dekle, Eaton, and Kortum (2008), “Global Rebalancing with Gravity: Measuring the Burden of Adjustment.” IMF Staff Papers 55 (3), 511–540 (Link to paper).


Session 2: Presentations

August 15, 2024, 2pm CET

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