Conferences and Symposiums

Please e-mail me on alberto.posso@gmail.com to obtain a copy of these projects. Alternatively, check out my research page for the published version of some of these papers. 


Posso, Alberto (2017). 'PTAs with labour provisions and labour market outcomes'. Regional Dialogue on Enhancing the Contribution of Preferential Trade Agreements to Inclusive and Equitable Trade. United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia Pacific. Bangkok, Thailand, 21-22 June (Invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto (2017). 'The health consequences of child labour'. Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics, Griffith University. Gold Coast, Australia, 10 March (Invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto (2017). 'The need for more research to inform labour market policy across countries'. Workshop on the Development of an APEC Labour Mobility Framework, Nha Trang, Vietnam, 18-19 February (Invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto (2017). 'The need for more research to inform labour market policy across countries'. 13th International Conference of the Western Economic Association InternationalUniversidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, January 3-6, 2017.


Posso, Alberto (2016), 'Panel data econometric analysis in labour economics'.  Ministry of Labour and Employment Promotion, Government of Peru, Lima, 11-13 November. (Invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto (2016), 'Enhancing Labour Mobility in the APEC Region'.  APEC Labour and Social Protection Network, Arequipa, Peru, 10 May. (Keynote Speaker).


Posso, Alberto and Prema-Chandra Athukorala (2016), 'Child Mortality and Microfinance'. School of Economics and Finance, LaTrobe Universitry, Melbourne, Australia , 18 March (invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto and Doug Brooks (2016), 'Enhancing Labour Mobility in the APEC Region'. Commonwealth Department of Employment, Australian Government, 7 March (invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto (2016), 'El Uso de las estadisticas para formular política económica en America Latina'. Universidad Interamericana, Puerto Rico, 26 February (invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto (2014), 'Have Latin Americans Really Swung to the Left?'. School of Economics, Monash University. Melbourne, Australia, 31 March. (Invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto (2014), 'Have Latin Americans Really Swung to the Left?'. Eastern Economic Association, Boston, MA, USA, March  6 – 9.


Posso, Alberto (2013), 'Pobreza, Desigualdad y vulnerabilidad: Como usar la estadística para informar la política de desarrollo'. USFQ Business School, Universidad San Francisco de Quito. Quito, Ecuador, 15 December. (Invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto and Verónica Barriga (2013), ‘The Latin American Mystique: Discrimination against Women in Ecuador’s Labor Market'. Pennsylvania Economic Association 2013 ConferenceUniversity of Scranton, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA, 30 May - 1 June .


Posso, Alberto and Verónica Barriga (2013), ‘The Latin American Mystique: Discrimination against Women in Ecuador’s Labor Market'. Trade & Development Seminars, The Arndt-Corden Department of Economics, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University. Canberra, Australia, 14 May. (Invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto and Verónica Barriga (2013), ‘La Mística Latinoamericana: Discriminación en Contra de las Mujeres en los Mercados Laborales Ecuatorianos'. Special Seminar, Empresariales y Economía, Universidad de Los Hemesiferios. Quito, Ecuador, 15 February. (Invited Speaker).


Posso, Alberto (2013), ‘El Monopolio y su Regulación en el Ecuador’. (Monopoly and Its Regulation in Ecuador). BOP Lawyers. Quito, Ecuador, 4 January. (Invited Speaker).


Feeny, Simon, Alberto Posso, Lachlan McDonald and Jaclyn Donahue (2012), ‘Poverty, Resilience and Vulnerability in Melanesia’. World Bank/Economic Society. Honiara, Solomon Islands, 3 December. (Invited Speaker). 


Posso, Alberto and Aaron Soans (2012), ‘The Rise of the Machines: Capital Imports and Real Manufacturing Wages in 57 Nations’. Presented in the 87th Western Economic Association International Conference. San Francisco, USA, 29 June-3 July.

 

Posso, Alberto (2011), ‘Enter the Dragon: Have Imports from China Hurt Workers in Manufacturing?’. Presented in the 71st International Atlantic Economic Conference. Athens, Greece, 16-19 March.

 

Posso, Alberto (2010), ‘Enter the Dragon: Have Imports from China Hurt Workers in Manufacturing?’. Presented in the Young Scholar’s Session Pacific Trade and Development Conference (PAFTAD) 34, Beijing, China, December 6-8.

 

Posso, Alberto (2009), 'Remittances and labour supply: Evidence from 66 developing nations’. Presented in the Young Scholar’s Session Pacific Trade and Development Conference (PAFTAD) 33, Taipei, Taiwan, December 6-8.

 

Posso, Alberto (2008), 'The Awoken Dragon Hypothesis: Testing the effect of China on manufacturing wage inequality in Asia and Latin America'. Presented in the 7th International Conference of the Japan Economic Policy Association (JEPA), Kyoto, Japan, December 6-7.

 

Manning, Chris and Alberto Posso (2008), ‘Manufacturing growth, trade and labour market outcomes in East Asia: Why did the NIEs forge so far ahead?' Presented at the 11th Convention of the East Asian Economic Association, Manila, Philippines, November 15–16.

 

Manning, Chris and Alberto Posso (2008), 'Economic Reform, Trade Expansion and Labour Market Outcomes: Why did the East Asian Cubs lag behind?' Presented at the Ninth Annual Global Development Conference, Brisbane, Australia, January 29 – February 2.

 

Leigh, Andrew and Alberto Posso (2008), 'Savings and Inequality', Presented at the at the 13th Australasian Macroeconomic Workshop, Sydney, Australia, March 26 – 27.

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