Barcelona School of Economics Summer Forum: Workshop on ‘Trade, Growth and Income Distribution’

June 11-12, 2014

Conference venue:
Balmes Building (UPF)
Balmes, 132
Barcelona 08008

Organized by: Alessandra Bonfiglioli (UPF and Barcelona GSE), Gino Gancia (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE) and Giacomo Ponzetto (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE).

The workshop is focused on the interplay between technological change, international trade and political economy, and their relationship to economic growth and income differences. Topics of interest include:

  • The interaction between trade, technological progress and growth
  • Effects of trade and growth on income distribution, both within and between countries
  • The effects of technological change and trade on the global organization of production
  • Challenges to policymaking in an integrated world
  • The political economy of trade, growth and development

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