Workshop on “Firms and Globalization”

Workshop logoFEMISE*, the GDRI Economie Internationale du Développement and Aix-Marseille School of Economics (AMSE)   are organizing a workshop on “Firms and Globalization” in Aix-en-Provence, France on the 6th of October 2015..

This workshop aims to discuss the relationship between the adjustments of firms and the phenomena related to economic globalization (reduction of tariffs, harmonization of non-tariff measures, trade diversion and increase in trade, integration within value chains etc.) focusing on the specific situation of developing and emerging economies. Particular attention will be paid to the case of Mediterranean countries, which will be the subject of a specific session. This exchange between researchers and specialists is designed to provide an update on recent theoretical and empirical results, as well as on the implications in terms of economic policies.

The program of the workshop is available for download by clicking here

Steering Committee

Patricia Augier (Aix-Marseille Université (Aix-Marseille School of Economics), CNRS & EHESS and FEMISE).
Olivier Cadot (University of Lausanne & CEPR).
Marion Dovis (Aix-Marseille Université (Aix-Marseille School of Economics), CNRS & EHESS).
Patrick Plane (Université de Clermont-Ferrand, CERDI, GDRI Economie Internationale du Développement)


* The participaton of FEMISE is in the context of the EC-FEMISE project on “Support to dialogues, political and economic research and studies in the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership”.