“Workers and Firms in Global Production Networks: Policy Implications”

Conference schedule

Updated on 20 May 2021

Online, time schedule according to CEST

Day 1: 27 May 2021 (Thursday)

Break 12:30-13:00

Day 2 - 28 May 2021 (Friday)

  • 9:00-10:00: Bart Los, University of Groningen “Global Value Chain Analysis using IO-tables: Recent Progress and the Road Ahead”
  • Session C: 10:00 – 12:30 Technology and GVC, Chair: Dagmara Nikulin
  • 10:00 Filippo Bontadini, LUISS Guido Carli University, Italy “Patterns in GVC integration, technology and employment structures in Europe: country and sectoral evidence"
  • 10:30 Ketan Reddy, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India “Firm Automation and Global Value Chain Participation: Cross-Country Analysis”
  • 11:00  Elizabeth Casabianca, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy “Who is afraid of robots?”
  • 11:30  Rosario Crino, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, CEPR and CESifo, Italy “Robot Imports and Firm-Level Outcomes”
  • 12:00 Dagmara Nikulin, Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland "Working conditions, GVC and Technology. Evidence for European employees”

Break 12:30-13:00

Technical details:

The conference will be held virtual at Zoom platform.

There is one link to all sessions:


Meeting ID: 814 4173 4988      Passcode: LGcfy8

Presentation: the limit for each presentation is 20 minutes (plus 10 minutes for the discussion)

Organizing Committee:

Dagmara Nikulin - head of organization committee, Joanna Wolszczak-Derlacz, Piotr Paradowski, Aleksandra Parteka, Sabina Szymczak

Contact: gvc@zie.pg.gda.pl

The conference is a part of the project “Effects of global production networks on employment, earnings and factor allocation in the presence of workers, firms and tasks heterogeneity”, funded by the National Science Centre, Poland (2015/19/B/HS4/02884).

For download: Conference schedule