2024 Notre Dame Trade Mini-Conference


This daylong mini-conference will cover a wide array of interesting subjects, including agriculture, informal markets, environmental issues, technology, and industrialization.

9:00 - 10:00 Matthias Hoelzlein (U Notre Dame)
Scaling Agricultural Policy Interventions

10:10 - 11:10 Pamela Medina (U Toronto Rotman)
Labor Market Power, Self-Employment, and Development

11:30 - 12:30 Daniel Xu (Duke)
Environmental Regulation and Spillovers in the US

2:00 - 3:00 Xian Jiang (UC Davis)
Information and communication technology and firm geographic expansion

3:10 - 4:10 Tomas Dominguez-Lino (U Chicago)
Efficiency and Redistribution in Environmental Policy: An Equilibrium Analysis of Agricultural Supply Chains

4:30 - 5:30 Kei-Mu Yi (U Houston)
Deindustrialization and Industry Polarization

For more information, please contact conference organizer Heitor Pellegrina,

Co-sponsored by the Building Inclusive Growth (BIG) Lab, the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts (ISLA), and the Kellogg Institute for International Studies.