CAGE International Trade Research Day, 22 May 2013
University of Warwick
Organized by Sascha O. Becker, Dennis Novy and John Whalley
In cooperation with
Xiaopeng Yin, University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), Beijing
Location: Scarman House, University of Warwick campus, Meeting Room 1
Session 1 (Chair: TBC)
8.30 – 9.15
9.15 – 10.00
10.00 – 10.05
#1 Xiaopeng Yin (UIBE) “Intermediated Trade, Processing Trade, and Unsolved
Export Puzzle: Theory and Evidence from China”
#2 Xianhai Huang (Zhejiang University) “Intellectual Property Rights Protection,
Market Competition and Export Sophistication: The Empirical Study Based on
China’s Hi-Tech Industry”
Welcoming remarks by Professor Nicholas Crafts,
Director of the Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE)
25 min coffee break
Session 2 (Chair: Sascha Becker)
10.30 – 11.15
11.15 – 12.00
12.00 – 12.45
#3 Peter Egger (Zurich) “Structural Constrained ANOVA-Type Estimation of
Gravity Panel Data Models” (with Sergey Nigai)
#4 Daniel Bernhofen (Nottingham) “Estimating the Effects of the Container
Revolution on World Trade” (with Zouheir El-Sahli and Richard Kneller)
#5 Mario Larch (Bayreuth) “International Trade and Unemployment: A
Quantitative Framework” (with Benedikt Heid)
75 min lunch break
Session 3 (Chair: Dennis Novy)
14.00 – 14.45
14.45 – 15.30
#6 Thomas Sampson (LSE) “Dynamic Selection and the New Gains from Trade
with Heterogeneous Firms”
#7 Qun Bao (Nankai University) “Productivity and Firms’ Sale Destination:
Chinese Characteristics”
30 min coffee break
Session 4 (Chair: Xiaopeng Yin)
16.00 – 16.45
16.45 – 17.30
#8 Qing Liu (UIBE) “Do Exports Respond to Exchange Rate Changes? Inference
from China’s Exchange Rate Reform”
#9 Beata Javorcik (Oxford) “WTO Accession and Tariff Evasion” (joint with
Gaia Narciso)

CAGE International Trade Research Day, 22 May 2013