2006 Sessions for Christian Dreger

8:00 - 9:45 a.m.
Session 106G
Econometrics II

Session Chairs:

Christian Dreger, DIW Berlin


"A Score Test for Group Fixed Effects"
Paulo Guimaraes, Medical University of South Carolina (Contact Author)

"Investigating M3 Money Demand in the Euro Area. New Evidence Based on Standard Models"
Christian Dreger, DIW Berlin (Contact Author)
Jurgen Wolters, Freie Universitat Berlin

"Choice of Opening Bid in Online Auctions: Evidence From eBay Collectible Coin Auctions"
Mikhail I. Melnik and Georgia State University (Contact Author)
Yongsheng Xu, Georgia State University
James Alm, Georgia State University

"Current Account Dymanics: Analyzing the Effects of Foreign and Domestic Productivity Shocks in Canada Using a Structural VAR Approach"
Cesar R. Sobrino, West Virginia University (Contact Author)


Sharon I. O'Donnell, Baylor College of Medicine and Children's Nutrition Research Center

10:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Session 120H
Consequences of International Trade I

Session Chairs:

Abdullah H. Albatel, King Saud University - Riyadh


"Trade, Openness and Economic Growth in Saudi Arabia"
Abdullah H. Albatel, King Saud University - Riyadh (Contact Author)

"Inward FDI and Income Inequality in Eastern Europe"
Bornali Bhandari, Fitchburg State College (Contact Author)

"Do Trade Barriers Affect Growth Differently in Different Countries? A Cross-Country Empirical Investigation"
Farrokh Kahnamoui, Southern Illinois University - Carbondale (Contact Author)

"Immigration and International Trade in Cultural Goods"
Roger White, Franklin & Marshall College (Contact Author)

"Trade and Human Capital Formation: Evidence from Developing Countries"
Chun-Wei Lai, University of Virginia (Contact Author)


Christian Dreger, DIW Berlin
Lei Yang, University of Colorado - Boulder and Texas A&M University