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(July, 4 and 5) What can economists say about trade wars ?

Workshop CEPII-EUR OSE-PSE*

What can economists say about trade wars?

Wednesday 4th July

10:45-11:00 Sébastien Jean (CEPII) - Welcome speech and setting of the issue
Chair: Thierry Mayer

11:00-11:45 Simon Evenett (Uiversity St Gallen) - Five questions about trade wars

11:45-12:45 Lionel Fontagné (PSE-University Paris 1 & CEPII) - Gianluca Santoni (CEPII) - GVCs and the Endogenous Geography of RTAs
Discussant: Hylke Vandenbussche (University of Leuven)

12:45-13:30 Sandwiches

13:30-14:30 Maurizio Zanardi (Lancaster University) - Cascading effects of AD protection
Discussant: Cecilia Bellora (CEPII)
Chair: Sébastien Jean

14:30-15:30 Hylke Vandenbussche (University of Leuven) - The cost of non-TTIP. A Global Value Chain Approach
Discussant: Jean Fouré (CEPII)

Coffee break

16:00-17:00 Cecilia Bellora (CEPII) - Sébastien Jean (CEPII) - Kevin Lefebvre - Trading Under Threat: The Deterring Impact of Antidumping
Discussant: Maurizio Zanardi (Lancaster University)

Thursday 5th July

9:00-10:00 Marcelo Olarreaga (University of Geneva) - Cooperation in WTO’s Tariff Waters?
Discussant: Anne-Célia Disdier (PSE-INRA)
Chair: Anne-Célia Disdier

10:00-11:00 Gianmarco Ottaviano (Bocconi University) - Geography, Competition, and Optimal Multilateral Trade Policy
Discussant: Maria Bas (University Paris 1)

Coffee break

11:15-11:45 Meredith Crowley (University of Cambridge) - How uncertainty over future EU market access impacts entry UK firms participation to the SEM
Discussant: Vincent Vicard (CEPII)
Chair: Lionel Fontagné

11:45-13:00 Round table Robert Koopman (WTO), Philippe Martin (CAE & Sciences Po), Meredith Crowley (University of Cambridge)
Moderator: Lionel Fontagné (PSE-University Paris 1 & CEPII)

13:00-13-30 Sandwiches

*« Cet événement a bénéficié d’une aide de l’État gérée par l’Agence Nationale de la Recherche au titre du programme « Investissements d’avenir » portant la référence ANR-10-LABX-93-01 ».