Knowledge Diffusion, Trade and Innovation across Countries and Sectors
Economics Seminar（2017-11）Topic:Knowledge Diffusion, Trade and Innovation across Countries and SectorsSpeaker:Jie Cai. The Shanghai University of Finance and Economics.Time:Tuesday, December19th, 13:30-15:00p.mPlace:Room217, Guanghua Building 2Abstract:We develop and quantify a multi-country and multi-sector endogenous growth model in which comparative advantage and the stock of knowledge a...
The Rise of Confucianism: The Path of Development in Historical China
Economics Seminar（2017-10）Topic:The Rise of Confucianism: The Path of Development in Historical ChinaSpeaker:BAI Ying. The Chinese University of Hong Kong.Time:Tuesday, December 5th, 13:30-15:30p.mPlace:Room K01, Guanghua HotelAbstract:Neo-Confucianism is a philosophy or a religion predominated in the intellectual and spiritual life of East Asia prior to the modern period. This paper argues t...
Trade Liberalization and Domestic Vertical Integration: Evidence from China
Economics Seminar（2017-09）Topic:Trade Liberalization and Domestic Vertical Integration: Evidence from ChinaSpeaker:Qing LiuTime:Tuesday, November 7, 13:00—15:00Place:Room 216, Guanghua Building 2Abstract:In this study we examine the eﬀects of trade liberalization on domestic mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in China. In particular, we focus on domestic backward vertical integrations in whi...
Attitudinal Consequences of Random Experience: Evidence from Beijing Car Lott...
Economics Seminar（2017-08） Title: Attitudinal Consequences of Random Experience: Evidence from Beijing Car LotterySpeaker: Fangwen Lu, Renmin University of ChinaTime: Tuesday, June 20, 14:00-15:30Place: Room 217, Guanghua Building 2 AbstractWe conducted a representative survey of participants in Beijing car lottery. After controlling for the time of participation, whether winning a lotter...
Information Design: A Unified Perspective
Economics Seminar（2017-07） Title: Information Design: A Unified PerspectiveSpeaker: Stephen Morris, Princeton UniversityTime: Tuesday, June 13, 14:00-15:30Place: Room 217, Guanghua Building 2 AbstractFixing a game with uncertain payoffs, information design identifies the information structure and equilibrium that maximizes the payoff of an information designer. We show how this perspective...