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e-Frame Workshop

“The Wealth of Nations in a Globalizing World”

EU FP7 Project: e-Frame “European Framework for Measuring Progress”

NH Hotel Groningen, July 18-19, 2013


Thursday July 18



Session 1

Chair: Marcel Timmer

9:00 – 9:35

Bruno Merlevede (Ghent University and HU Brussel) and Bernhard Michel (Federal Planning Office, Brussels)

Downstream Offshoring and Firm-Level Employment: Evidence for Belgian Manufacturing Firms


9:35 – 10:10

Eiichi Nakazawa (OECD, Paris), Norihiko Yamano (OECD, Paris) and Colin Webb (OECD, Paris)

Sources of Trade in Value Added of ICT Goods and Services: Does Skill Building Matter to Comparative Advantage?


10:10 – 10:25

Short Presentation Yuwan Duan (University of Groningen), Erik Dietzenbacher (University of Groningen) and Bart Los (University of Groningen)

Change of National Content in China’s Exports


10:25 – 10:40

Short presentation Juan-Carlos Castillo (Maastricht University) and Gaaitzen de Vries (University of Groningen)

The Domestic Content of Mexico’s Maquiladora Exports: 1981-2006


10:45 – 11:15

Coffee break

Session 2

Chair: Marcel Timmer

11:15 – 12:15

Johannes van Biesebroeck (University of Leuven) and Alexander Schmitt (University of Leuven)

Relationship Governance in the Automotive Supply Chain

Keynote Lecture

12:15 – 13:30


Session 3

Chair: Rutger Hoekstra

13:30 – 14:05

Mark Meyer (GWS Osnabrück) and Martin Distelkamp (GWS Osnabrück)

Macroeconomic Modelling of the Global Economy-Energy-Environment Nexus


14:05 – 14:40

José Manuel Rueda-Cantuche (Pablo de Olavide University), Iñaki Arto (JRC-IPTS, Sevilla), Valeria Andreoni (JRC-IPTS, Sevilla), Ignazio Mongelli (JRC-IPTS, Sevilla), Aurélien Genty (JRC-IPTS, Sevilla) and Alejandro Villanueva (JRC-IPTS, Sevilla)

The Game of Trading Jobs for Emissions


14:40 – 15:15

Arnold Tukker (TNO, Delft, and NTNU, Trondheim)

CREEA - Compiling and Refining Environmental and Economic Accounts


15:15 – 15:45

Tea Break

Session 4

Chair: Erik Dietzenbacher

15:45 – 16:20

Marcel Timmer (University of Groningen), Abdul Azeez-Erumban (The Conference Board, Brussels, and University of Groningen), Bart Los (University of Groningen), Robert Stehrer (Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies WIIW) and Gaaitzen de Vries (University of Groningen)

Slicing Up Global Value Chains


16:20 – 16:55

Liza Archanskaia (SciencesPo-OFCE, Paris)

Proximity as a Source of Comparative Advantage



Workshop Dinner at Restaurant Louis XV

Friday July 19

Session 5

Chair: Marcel Timmer

9:30 – 10:10

Rutger Hoekstra (Statistics Netherlands, Voorburg), Bram Edens (Statistics Netherlands, Voorburg), Daan Zult (Statistics Netherlands, Voorburg), Harry Wilting (Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency PBL), Oscar Lemmers (Statistics Netherlands, Voorburg), Ronghao Wu (Statistics Netherlands, Voorburg) and Aksshat Goel (Statistics Netherlands, Voorburg)

Producing Carbon Footprints within the Realm of Official Statistics


10:10 – 10:25

Short presentation Sebastiaan Deetman (Leiden University)

The Availability of Scarce Metal Resources: Estimating Global Societal Stocks and Flows Using Environmentally Extended Input-Output Analysis


10:25 – 10:40

Short presentation Yan Xu (University of Groningen)

Environmental Kuznets Curves: A Comparison between Consumption-and Production-Based CO2 Emissions


10:40 – 11:00

Coffee Break

Session 6

Chair: Bart Los

11:00 – 11:35

Ellie Dawkins (University of York)

Linking Local-Level Production Impacts with Consumption


11:35 – 12:35

Manfred Lenzen (University of Sydney)

An Outlook into a Possible Future of Footprint Research

Keynote Lecture

12:35 – 13:40


Session 7

Chair: Bart Los

13:40 – 14:15

Utz-Peter Reich (Mainz University of Applied Sciences)

Inequality in Global Production and Trade: A Proposal for M easurement


14:15 – 14:50

Gaaitzen de Vries (University of Groningen), Bart Los (University of Groningen) and Marcel Timmer (University of Groningen)

Globalization or Regionalization? A New Approach to International Fragmentation of Value Chains


14:50 – 15:10

Tea Break

Session 8

Chair: Gaaitzen de Vries

15:10 – 15:45

Luis Antonio Lopez (University of Castilla-La Mancha, Albacete), Guadalupe Arce (University of Castilla-La Mancha, Albacete) and Tobias Kronenberg (Bochum University of Applied Sciences)

Pollution haven hypothesis in emissions embodied in world trade: The relevance of global value chains


15:45 – 16:20

Robbie Andrew (CICERO, Oslo) and Glen Peters (CICERO, Oslo)

Optimal Carbon Policy from Supply Chain Analysis



Workshop Conclusion and Drinks

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