This year the 13th Tinbergen Institute Conference will be held on International Trade and Development at the Tinbergen Institute in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

The TI conference is held every year but on different topics (see The atmosphere is informal and lively, characterized by significant audience participation.

The conference will begin on Thursday June 21 at 12am and ends on Saturday June 23 at noon. We anticipate having a mix of plenary presentations by invited speakers (see below) and four double parallel sessions with contributed papers. Each session will be 45 minutes (including discussion).

See Call for Paper and Submissions in the menu.


Robin Burgess (London School of Economics, United Kingdom)


Dave Donaldson (MIT, United States)

Confirmed speakers include (in alphabetical order):

Paula Bustos (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain)
Swati Dhingra (London School of Economics, United Kingdom)
Pablo Fajgelbaum (UCLA, United States)
Beata Javorcik (Oxford University, United Kingdom)
Melanie Morten (Stanford University, United Kingdom )
Meredith Startz (Princeton University, United States)
Matthew Turner (Brown University, United States)