Third Conference on Global Value Chains, Trade and Development
May 19-20, 2017National University of Singapore

The production of most goods is increasingly organised along global value chains, in which different stages of the production process are fragmented across countries. The Third Conference on Global Value Chains, Trade and Development will take place at the National University of Singapore on May 19–20, 2017, with the goal of stimulating research on the important and timely questions raised be the emergence of global value chains.

The conference is organised by Paola Conconi (Director of the CEPR Research Network on Global Value Chains, Trade and Development), Daria Taglioni (Global Solutions Lead of the World Bank’s Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice), and Paramita Dasgupta (Practice Manager, Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice, Singapore Hub). 

If you would like to submit a paper proposal, please upload a draft with your reply form by visiting this site. Authors who are not CEPR members can email their submission to no later than March 10, 2017 (18:00 GMT).

You may also like to read our Guidelines on how to register online for CEPR Meetings.

If you have any difficulties registering for this meeting, please contact Chloe Smith, Events Officer, at or +44 20 7183 8804.

  • Shang-Jin Wei

    Columbia Business School & CEPR
  • Davin Chor

    National University of Singapore
  • WHEN: May 19–20, 2017
  • WHERE: National University of Singapore