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Antidumping Use Across the World


Implications for Developing Countries and U.S. Businesses


Thursday and Friday, April 9 & 10, 2009

Lindner Commons, Suite 602
Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E St., NW
Washington, D.C. 20052


Thursday, April 9, 2009


8:00 - 8:45 AM - Continental breakfast


8:45 - 9:45 AM - Tom Prusa (Rutgers and NBER) - Trade Liberalization, Tariff Overhang and Antidumping Filing in Developing Countries" - Paper and PPT P D F icon
Discussant: Michael Moore (GWU-IIEP) PPTP D F icon


9:45 - 10:45 AM - Maurizio Zanardi (ULB-ECARES): "Trade Liberalization and Antidumping in Developing Countries: Is There a Substitution Effect?" - Paper and PPTP D F icon
Discussant: Rod Ludema (Georgetown)


10:45 - 11:00 AM - Coffee Break


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Kara Reynolds (American): "Overcoming Free-Riding: A Cross-Country Analysis of Firm Participation in Antidumping Petitions" - Paper and PPTP D F icon
Discussant: Judith Dean (USITC) PPTP D F icon


12:00 - 1:00 PM - Lunch


1:00 - 2:00 PM - Chad Bown (Brandeis) "Exporters in Developing Countries: Adjustment to Foreign Market Access after a Trade Policy Shock"P D F icon
Discussant: Bob Feinberg (American) PPTP D F icon


2:00 - 3:00 PM - Justin Pierce (Georgetown): "Plant Level Responses to Antidumping Duties: Evidence from U.S. Manufacturers" - Paper and PPTP D F icon
Discussant: Maggie Chen (GWU-IIEP) PPTP D F icon

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Friday, April 10, 2009


"Expanding Use of Antidumping and Prospects for Reform"


8:00 - 9:00 AM - Continental breakfast


9:00 - 10:00 AM - Global Antidumping Use and Implications for Developing Countries
Chad Bown (Brandeis)
Maurizio Zanardi (ULB-ECARES) PPTP D F icon
Jorge Miranda (King and Spaulding) PPTP D F icon


10:00 - 11:00 AM - Basic Concepts of Antidumping
Tom Prusa (Rutgers and NBER) - Economists' Views
Matt Nolan (Arent Fox) - Lawyers' views
Stephen Claeys (former Dep. Asst. Sec. for Import Administration) - Administrators' views


11:00 - 11:15 AM - Coffee Break


11:15 AM - 12:15 PM - Reforming Antidumping
Michael Moore (GWU-IIEP) - Economists' views PPTP D F icon
Jim Durling (Winston and Strawn) - Respondent Lawyers' views
Stephen Jones (King and Spaulding) - Petitioner Lawyers' views


12:15 - 1:30 PM - Lunch and Keynote Address
Grant Aldonas (former Undersecretary of Commerce for International Trade)
"Trade Remedies' Impact on U.S. Commercial Policy"

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Fifth Annual Washington Area International Trade Symposium (WAITS)
» 8:00am - 2:30pm
» Location: Lindner Commons, 6th Floor at 1957 E Street NW

May 7 Thursday
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» 8:45am - 12:30pm
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May 14 Wednesday
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May 18 Monday
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» 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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