This workshop will bring together applied economists working in the fields of global linkages, international economics, productivity growth, and managerial practices to discuss the most recent academic research.

Topics of interest could include:

  • FIRMS IN THE INTERNATIONAL ECONOMY
    Financial linkages, FDI, trade, offshoring, ownership structures, governance.
  • FIRMS AND THE MACROECONOMY
    Business cycles, structural transformation, networks, granular economy, reallocation
  • MANAGEMENT
    Adoption of managerial best practices and its impact on firm performance
  • TECHNOLOGY AND INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION
    Technology decisions as a function of competition and policy incentives
  • WORKFORCE SKILLS, POLICY, ENTREPRENEURSHIP
    Interplay between workforce skills, policy regulation, and entrepreneurship
  • FINANCE AND FIRM DYNAMICS
    Financial factors, investment and employment decisions, and firm dynamics "

Keynote speaker

Nicholas Bloom (Stanford University)

Workshop organizers


Previous editions

Speakers appear in the order in which they presented during the workshop.

2016 Edition
 
2015 Edition
 
2014 Edition