2014 Symposia

This conference focused on operational reliability and effectiveness of agricultural factor and commodity markets with special emphasis on transition and leading emerging economies. It was jointly organized by the Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), the Agricultural Applied Economics Association (AAEA), and the International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium (IATRC).

2013 IATRC Annual Meeting

Theme-Day Paper Presentations: “Employment, Immigration, and Trade” Trade, Growth, and Labor Markets Policy Priorities for International Trade and Jobs Editor: Douglas Lippoldt (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD 2012) (also see: www.oecd.org/trade/icite) Shared Harvests: Agriculture, Trade, and Employment (ILO-UNCTAD 2013) Co-Editors: David Cheong (International Labor Organization), Marion Jansen (World Trade Organization) and Ralf Peters […]

2013 Symposia

This symposium was sponsored by the International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium (IATRC), and the European Commission’s Director-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG-AGRI), as well as the Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (JRC-IPTS), and the Factor Markets Project. Organizing Committee: Tassos Haniotis, European Commission, Colette Kaminsky, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Steve Neff, FAS, USDA, Pierluigi […]

2012 IATRC Annual Meeting

“New Rules of Trade?” December 9-11, 2012 San Diego, California Theme-Day Paper Presentations: “New Rules of Trade?” Theme Day Organizers: John Wainio (ERS, USDA), Jason Grant (Virginia Polytech Inst & State Univ), and Tassos Haniotis (European Commission) What Does Globalization Mean for the WTO? A View from Economics Robert W. Staiger (Univ of Wisconsin) The […]

Emerging Markets and Agricultural Trade

IATRC International Track Session at the AAEA Meetings 2012 Annual Meetings of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) August 12-14, 2012 Seattle, Washington “Emerging Markets and Agricultural Trade” Organizer: Wyatt W. Thompson (University of Missouri) Papers Analysis of Food Consumption Patterns in Developing and Emerging Markets (pdf) Andrew Muhammad, USDA-Economic Research Service James L. […]

2011 IATRC Annual Meeting

“Agricultural Price Volatility, Trade Policy and Food Security in Developing Countries” December 11-13, 2011 St. Petersburg, Florida Theme-Day Presentations: “Agricultural Price Volatility, Trade Policy and Food Security in Developing Countries” Theme Day Organizer: Will Martin (The World Bank) Food Prices and the Poor: The Differential Welfare Effects of Volatility and Levels (pdf) Christopher B. Barrett […]

Trade Financing in the Aftermath of the 2008 Financial Crisis: Implications for Agricultural Trade

IATRC Mini-Symposium at the IAAE Conference Mini-Symposium at the 2011 EAAE Congress August 30, 2011 Zurich, Switzerland CANCELED: Hurricane Irene prevented organizers, speakers and discussants from getting to Zurich. “Trade Financing in the Aftermath of the 2008 Financial Crisis: Implications for Agricultural Trade” Organizer: P. Lynn Kennedy, Louisiana State University Papers Trade and Trade Finance […]

One Price for Carbon? International Coordination of Climate Change Policies

IATRC International Track Session at the AAEA Meetings 2011 Annual Meetings of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) July 24-26, 2011 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania “One Price for Carbon? International Coordination of Climate Change Policies” Organizer: Munisamy Gopinath, (Oregon State University) Papers US Abatement and Sequestration Policies and Their Implications for Pricing Carbon Susan Capalbo (Oregon […]