Virtual IPES Spring 2019

Panel 1 - April 5, 2019

Stephen Kaplan, George Washington University

The Rise of Patient Capital: The Political Economy of Chinese Finance in Developing Countries


  • Cameron Ballard-Rosa, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
  • Lawrence Broz, University of California, San Diego
  • Stephen Nelson, Northwestern University

Chair: Simone Dietrich, University of Geneva 

Panel 2 - April 19, 2019

Aparna Ravi, George Washington University
Emmanuel Teitelbaum, George Washington University

Evaluating Consumer Preferences Over Labor Standards: New Evidence from U.S. Consumers


  • Matthew Amengual, University of Oxford
  • Gregory Distelhorst, University of Toronto
  • Quynh Nguyen, Princeton University

Chair: Nikhar Gaikwad, Columbia University

Panel 3 - May 10, 2019

Jeheung Ryu, University of Rochester

Providing Protection: Agricultural Support and the Flexibility of Preferential Trade Agreements in Democracies


  • Manfred Elsig, University of Bern
  • Lauren Peritz, University of California, Davis
  • Ian Osgood, University of Michigan

Chair: Simone Dietrich, University of Geneva