International Conference "Economics of Global Interactions: New Perspectives on Trade, Factor Mobility and Development"
The Department of Economics of the University of Bari “Aldo Moro” and SNF (NHH Norwegian School of Economics) jointly organize the annual international conference on the “Economics of Global Interactions”.
7th International Conference, Bari 5-6 September 2016
Keynote speakers: Prof. Giancarlo Spagnolo (Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden; University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy) and Prof. Beata Javorcik (University of Oxford, UK)
The winner of the Wim Meeusen Prize 2016 - awarded to the best paper presented by a young scholar -is Liuchun Deng (JohnHopkins University,USA), Evolving Comparative Advantage and Idea Flows
6th International Conference, Bari 7-8 September 2015
Keynote speakers: Prof. Hillel Rapoport (Paris School of Economics, France) and Prof. Ragnar Torvik (NTNU, Norway)
5th International Conference, Bari 8-9 September 2014
Keynote speaker: Prof. Tony Venables (University of Oxford, UK).
WIM MEUSEN Prize winner: Dr. Campbell Douglas (University of California Davis, USA), "Relative Prices, Hysteresis, and the Decline of American Manufacturing"
4th International Conference, Bari 17-18 September 2013
Keynote speakers: Prof. Jean-Marie Baland (University of Namur, Belgium), Prof. Peter Neary (University of Oxford, UK), Prof. Jakob Svensson (Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University, Sweden).
WIM MEUSEN Prize winner: Dr. Marion Mercier (Paris School of Economics) "The Return of the Prodigy Son: Do Return Migrants Make Better Leaders?"
Keynote speakers: Prof. Bertil Tungodden (NHH Norwegian School of Economics), Prof. Gianmarco Ottaviano (London School of Economics, United Kingdom)
Keynote speakers: Prof. Alasdair Smith (Sussex University, United Kingdom), Prof. Vito Tanzi (Honorary President of the International Institute of Public Finance)
Keynote speakers: Prof. Ian Wooton (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom), Prof. Joseph Francois (Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria).