International Economics at UVa

Calendar of events, Spring 2018


Days and times and are Wednesday 3:30-5:00 unless otherwise noted. Seminars are in 120 Monroe

unless otherwise noted, international advising is in 235 Monroe.




Jan 24

International advising

Jan 31

Feb 7

International advising

Feb 14

Walker Hanlon (NYU Stern), “Evolving Comparative Advantage in International Shipbuilding During the Transition from Wood to Steel”

Feb 21

International advising

Feb 28

Dave Donaldson (MIT), “Geography and Path Dependence”

Mar 14

International advising

Mar 21


Mar 28

International advising

Apr 4

Claudia Steinwender (MIT Sloan), “Drivers of Fragmented Production Chains: Evidence from the 19th Century”

Apr 11

International advising

April 12, Thursday

Myrto Kalouptsidi (Harvard), “Geography, Search Frictions and Endogenous Trade Costs

Apr 18

Eduardo Morales  (Princeton), ““Venting Out: Exports During a Domestic Slump”

Apr 25

International advising

May 2

Alan Spearot (UC Santa Cruz), “Market Linkages, Trade Costs and Technology Adoption in Rural Tanzania”

May 9, noon

Federico Ciliberto (UVa), “Superstar Exporters


For more information, contact James Harrigan, John McLaren, or Kerem Coşar.


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