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Iran is the largest economy in the world that is still outside the World Trade Organization. What are the gains and challenges of integrating to the world economy for the Iranian consumers and producers? To answer these policy questions, it is imperative to understand the global economy and its institutions from both theoretical and empirical perspectives. The objective of this workshop is to bring interested Iranian scholars up to speed with the advances in International Trade Theory with an emphasis on Commercial Policy and Trade Agreements. It will cover topics including modern models of international trade, the global supply chain, and the purpose and the design of trade agreements.
The workshop is intended for graduate students and scholars with at least a basic knowledge of economic principles and international trade.
Dates: 31st July – 1st August, 2017
Venue: The International Trade Summer School will be held at Khatam University located at Hakim Azam Street in Vanak.