Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Conferences & Workshops Details

 Workshop 
on
Global Value Chains and Trade in Value Added in India: Concepts, Measurement, Data and Initial Research Results

Date: April 3-4, 2014
Venue: 
Maple Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi-110 003
 

Programme

April 3, 2014: Key Issues

09.30 am Session 1: About the project
Dr. Saon Ray (ICRIER) & Dr. Michael Gasiorek (InterAnalysis Ltd. and University of Sussex)
09.45 am Session 2: Introduction to trade in Value added: What it is, how does this data differ from traditional trade data; what sort of data is available. 
Dr. Michael Gasiorek
10.30 am Tea break
11.00 am Session 3: ICRIER’s work on value chains and the results of pilot sectoral studies 
Dr. Saon Ray and Team
12.00 noon Session 4: Barriers to GVC activity: results from recent research 
Dr. Javier Lopez Gonzalez (Development Division, OECD Secretariat) By Video Link
13.00 pm Lunch break
14.00 pm Session 5: Presentation of key results from the World Input Output Database on India’s engagement in value chains
Dr. Michael Gasiorek
15.00 pm Tea break
15.30 pm Session 6: Panel Discussion 
Saon Ray, Michael Gasiorek, Pranav Kumar (CII), Abhijit Das (WTO Centre, IIFT) and Dev Nathan (IHD and Duke University)
16.30 pm Close

Using WIOD and TiVA Databases using TradeSift Software
Date: April 4, 2014
Venue: ICRIER Conference Room, Core-6A, 4th Floor, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi 110 003

Programme

09.00 am Session 1: Concepts and terminology
Dr. Michael Gasiorek (InterAnalysis Ltd. and University of Sussex)
10.00 am Session 2: Using TiVA data
Dr. Michael Gasiorek (InterAnalysis Ltd. and University of Sussex)
11.00 am Tea break
11.30 am Session 3: Technical session on doing calculations using the WIOD data 
Mr. Maximiliano Medez Parra, ITEAS Ltd. and CARIS, University of Sussex (by video link)
12.30 pm Lunch break
13.30 pm Session 4: Using data in Trade Sift 
Mr. Maximiliano Medez Parra, ITEAS Ltd. and CARIS, University of Sussex (by video link)
14.30 pm Session 5: Exercises/projects (tea ad lib)
17.00 pm Close

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