This site introduces events at HIAS GLECS (Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Studies, Research Center for Global Economic Systems).

Winter International Trade Seminar (WITS)

Asia/Tokyo
3F (Otaru University of Commerce, Sapporo Satellite, Sapporo55 Bld.)

3F

Otaru University of Commerce, Sapporo Satellite, Sapporo55 Bld.

Kita 5 Nishi 5-7 Chuo-ku Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-0005 JAPAN
Description

Co-Hosts

  1. Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (S), Grant No. 26220503, "Diverse Risk Assessment in the Global Economy from the Viewpoint of International Economics"
  2. Otaru University of Commerce

Links
Co-Hots 1
HIAS homepage

    • 09:00 09:10
      Opening Remarks

      given by Jota Ishikawa (Hitotsubashi University)

    • 09:10 11:30
      Session 1

      Chair: Taiji Furusawa (Hitotsubashi University)

      • 09:10
        What is a Foreign Firm and does it Matter? 1h

        Discussant: Tran Trang (Hitotsubashi University)

        Speaker: Pascalis Raimondos (Queensland University of Technology)
      • 10:20
        The Impact of a Natural Disaster on Foreign Direct Investment and Vertical Linkages 1h

        Discussant:Misato Sato (Kyoto Sangyo University)

        Speaker: Hayato Kato (Keio University)
    • 11:30 15:00
      Session II

      Chair: Lex Zhao (Kobe University)

      • 11:30
        Intellectual Property Infringement by Imports and the US ITC: the Role of Injunctive Relief 1h

        Discussant: Yoko Sakamoto (University of Wisconsin & Hitotsubashi University)

        Speaker: James Brander (University of British Columbia)
      • 12:30
        Lunch 1h 30m
      • 14:00
        Open-Access Renewable Resources and Urban Unemployment: Dual Institutional Failures in a Small Open Economy 1h

        Discussant: Haitao Cheng (Hitotsubashi University)

        Speaker: Ichiro Daito (Keio University)
    • 15:10 17:20
      Session III

      Chair: Yoichi Sugita (Hitotsubashi University)

      • 15:10
        Multichannel Distribution under International Oligopoly 1h

        Discussant: Kunihiko Sato (Hitotsubashi University)

        Speaker: Cong Pan (Nagoya University of Commerce and Business)
      • 16:20
        Nurturing an Infant Industry by Markovian Subsidy Schemes 1h

        Discussant: Makoto Tanaka (Hitotsubashi University)

        Speaker: Ngo Van Long (McGill University)
    • 17:20 17:30
      Closing Remarks

      given by Chisato Shibayama (Otaru University of Commerce)