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Demidova Svetlana, Associate Professor


Research Interests: International Trade


Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University 2006


ECON 3T03- Economic Development- Fall 2015

ECON 3HH3- International Trade- Fall 2015


Published Papers

"Productivity Improvements and Falling Trade Costs: Boon or Bane?' International Economic Review, forthcoming.

 "Trade Policy under Firm-Level Heterogeneity in a Small Economy", with Andres Rodriguez-Clare, Journal of International Economics, June 2009, 78(1), 100-112.

"The Inside Scoop: Acceptance and Rejection at the JIE," with Ivan Cherkashin, Susumu Imai and Kala Krishna, Journal of International Economics, February 2009, 77(1),120-132.

"Endogenous Variety and the Gains from Trade," with Costas Arkolakis, Pete Klenow and Andrés Rodríguez-Clare, American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, May 2008, 98 (2), 444-450

"Firm Heterogeneity and Firm Behavior with Conditional Policies, " with Kala Krishna, Economic Letters, February 2008, 98 (2), 122-128

"Trade and Trade Policy with Differentiated Products: A Chamberlinian-Ricardian Model: A Comment," with Kala Krishna, Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, September 2007, 16 (3), 435-441.

Working Papers

"Firm Heterogeneity and Costly Trade: A New Estimation Strategy and Policy Experiments" with Ivan Cherkashin, Hiau Looi Kee and Kala Krishna, 2009, mimeo.

"Do Trade Policy Differences Induce Sorting? Theory and Evidence From Bangladeshi Apparel Exporters", with Hiau Looi Kee and Kala Krishna, 2006, NBER Working Paper No. 12725.