Temporary campus guidelines for any gathering other than academic classes, professional education programs (GTPE), or department meetings are available at specialevents.gatech.edu/fall-2020-events.

Wednesday, September 9 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Exchange Rates as Trade Frictions: Estimates and Policy Implications

FREIT (Forum for Research in Empirical International Trade) and the School of Economics are hosting a new online-only seminar series forum for international trade economists conducted via Zoom. Seminars will take place every Wednesday while the COVID-19 pandemic lasts. 

James Anderson, Boston College, will present his paper "Exchange Rates as Trade Frictions: Estimates and Policy Implications."


  • Each talk will be conducted as a Zoom meeting with a capacity of 500 participants
  • Each talk will be moderated
  • Each participant will be able to ask questions directly or by raising their Zoom hand to be called on by the moderator
  • Since all participants will be able to share their video, we suggest you select "Speaker View"
  • During the presentation itself, only the presenter will be able to share his or her screen
  • Each presentation will be recorded and posted on FREIT's webpage, subject to presenter's approval 

Interested participants should register at etos@freit.org 

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