Leverhulme Centre for Research on Globalisation and Economic Policy

and

Murphy Institute of Political Economy


Conference on Fairness and

The Political Economy of Globalization



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1-2 April 2005
Diboll Conference Center (Info, Venue )
Tulane University


Accommodations at the Pontchartrain Hotel

( Participant List )

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1 April 2005


 

9:00a–Coffee, pastries, etc.

 

9:15a--Welcome


                        ■Richard F. Teichgraeber III (Director of the Murphy Institute)

 

■Doug Nelson (Tulane University and University of Nottingham)


Panel I. Research on Fairness Norms

 

● 9:30-10:45

 

■ Truman Bewley: “Fairness, Reciprocity, and Wage Rigidity



Panel II. Domestic Political Economy of Fairness

 

● 10:45-12:00

 

■ Per Lundborg: “Wage Fairness, Growth and the Utilization of R&D Workers

 

● 12:00-1:00, Lunch (At Diboll Center)

 

● 1:00-2:15

 

■ Udo Kreickemeier and Hartmut Egger: “Fair Wages and International Fragmentation”

 

● 2:15-3:30

 

■ Carl Davidson, Steve Matusz, and Doug Nelson: “Fairness and Adjustment to Trade Shocks in a Simple Political Economy

 

● 3:30-4:00, Coffee and General Discussion

 

● 4:00-5:15

 

■ Michael Hiscox: “Through a Glass and Darkly: Framing Effects and Individuals’ Attitudes Towards International Trade

 

● 6:00p: Dinner at Upperline Restaurant (1413 Upperline St, New Orleans)



2 April 2005


 

● 10:00-10:45: Coffee, Pastries, etc.


Panel III. International Political Economy of Fairness

 

● 10:45-12:00

 

■ Susan Aaronson and Jamie Zimmerman: “Fair Trade?: How Oxfam Presented a Systematic Approach to Globalization, Human Rights and Development

 

● 12:00-1:00p: Lunch

 

● 1:00-2:15

 

■ Amrita Narlikar: “Fairness in International Trade Negotiations: Developing Countries in the GATT and WTO

 

●2:15-3:30

 

■ Mathias Risse: “Fairness in Trade

 

● 3:30-3:45, Coffee

 

● 3:45-5:00

 

Howard Chang: “Cultural Communities in a Global Labor Market: Immigration Restrictions as Residential Segregation

 

● 5:00-7:00--Reception

 

● 7:30p--Dinner at Cobalt Restaurant (333 St. Charles, New Orleans)