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Services in the Global Economy: Analytical Tools and Policy Frontiers

Dates:
  • Wed 11 Jul 2018 09.00 - 17.30
  • Thu 12 Jul 2018 09.30 - 18.30
  • Fri 13 Jul 2018 09.30 - 13.00
  Add to Calendar 2018-07-11 9:00 2018-07-13 13:00 Europe/Paris Services in the Global Economy: Analytical Tools and Policy Frontiers

The rise of services is a common feature in the way patterns of consumption, production and trade are changing all over the world. Services shape the structure of developed economies and direct the economic transformation that accompanies the process of development. Acquiring the tools to understand the role of services and of related policies in contemporary world economy is a necessary condition for global governance. This executive training will draw from rigorous academic research and distill relevant concepts and facts from the economics of services. Equipped with such a toolkit, participants will engage directly with a number of pressing policy challenges. How can we identify the winners and losers of servicification and design a services-led strategy for sustainable development? How shall we rethink industrial policy, regulations and trade agreements to make sure that modern services sectors and trade will deliver higher welfare to everybody?

Cappella - Villa Schifanoia - Chapel DD/MM/YYYY
  Cappella - Villa Schifanoia - Chapel

The rise of services is a common feature in the way patterns of consumption, production and trade are changing all over the world. Services shape the structure of developed economies and direct the economic transformation that accompanies the process of development. Acquiring the tools to understand the role of services and of related policies in contemporary world economy is a necessary condition for global governance. This executive training will draw from rigorous academic research and distill relevant concepts and facts from the economics of services. Equipped with such a toolkit, participants will engage directly with a number of pressing policy challenges. How can we identify the winners and losers of servicification and design a services-led strategy for sustainable development? How shall we rethink industrial policy, regulations and trade agreements to make sure that modern services sectors and trade will deliver higher welfare to everybody?


Location:
Cappella - Villa Schifanoia - Chapel

Affiliation:
Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies

Type:
Executive Training Seminar

Contact:
Mia Saugman - Send a mail

Organiser:
Matteo Fiorini (EUI)
Bernard Hoekman (European University Institute)

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