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
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 "
Nicholas Bloom (Stanford University)
Speakers appear in the order in which they presented during the workshop.
- 2016 Edition
- 2015 Edition
- 2014 Edition