You are invited to submit a paper for the workshop on “Globalization and Development”. The workshop is sponsored by NOVAFRICA and the World Bank and will take place at Nova School of Business and Economics in Lisbon, on June 9, 2017.
It will feature around 6 papers, and a keynote speech by Eric Verhoogen (Columbia University).
The topics of the workshop include, but are not limited to:
The impacts of global economic integration (through trade, migration, and capital flows) on:
Local labor markets,
Globalization and economic growth: measurement issues and dynamics;
The adjustment costs associated with economic integration and the role of social programs and policies in reducing these costs.
The deadline is May 5, 2017. Authors of the selected papers will be informed by May 12th. If you would like to submit a paper, please send a draft by email with the subject: “2017NOVAFRICA-WBWorkshop” to [email protected].