Macroeconomics Workshop

Organizers: Zhen Hou and Aleh Tsyvinski

A forum for presentation and discussion of state-of-the-art research in macroeconomics. Presentations by research scholars and participating students of papers in closed economy and open economy macroeconomics and monetary economics.

Tuesday, 2:20 - 3:50 pm, 28 Hillhouse Ave., Room 106

Schedule maintained by Peter Rondina (203-432-3576)

Events/Seminars

September 6, 2016
2:20pm Pascual Restrepo - Cowles visitor
"The Race Between Machine and Man: Implications of Technology for Growth, Factor Shares and Employment " (joint with Daron Acemoglu)
Link to paper
28 Hillhouse Ave, Rm 106
September 13, 2016
2:20pm Christopher Huckfeldt, Cornell
"Understanding the Scarring Effect of Recessions"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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September 20, 2016
2:20pm Sydney Ludvigson - NYU/Kumho Visiting Professor
"Uncertainty and business cycles: Exogenous impulse or endogenous response?"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Rm 106
September 27, 2016
2:20pm Ariel Burstein - UCLA
"Immigration, Occupations, and Local Labor Market Outcomes: Theory and Evidence from the United States"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Rm 106
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October 4, 2016
2:20pm Iván Werning - MIT
"Incomplete Markets and Aggregate Demand"
[Paper]

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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October 11, 2016
2:20pm Christian Moser - Columbia
"Earnings Inequality and the Minimum Wage: Evidence from Brazil" (with Niklas Engbom)
[Paper]

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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October 18, 2016
2:20pm Matthew Rognlie - Northwestern
"Inequality and Aggregate Demand"
[Paper]

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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October 25, 2016
2:20pm Rohan Kekre - Chicago Booth
"Unemployment Insurance in Macroeconomic Stabilization"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Rm 106
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November 1, 2016
2:20pm Matteo Maggiori - Harvard/Cowles Visitor
"A Model of the International Monetary System"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Rm 106
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November 8, 2016
2:20pm Zhen Huo, Yale University
"Higher order beliefs and first order beliefs-----an equivalence result"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Rm 106
November 15, 2016
2:20pm Felix Bierbrauer - Cologne/Cowles Visitor
"Politically feasible reforms of non-linear tax systems"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Rm 106
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November 29, 2016
2:20pm Luigi Bocola - Northwestern
"Self-Fulfilling Debt Crises: A Quantitative Analysis"
Link to paper
28 Hillhouse Ave, Rm 106
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December 6, 2016
2:20pm Francois Geerolf - University of California Los Angeles
"A Theory of Pareto Distributions"

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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February 21, 2017
2:20pm Virgiliu Midrigan - NYU
"Liquidity Constraints in the Housing Markets"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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February 28, 2017
2:20pm Chris Tonetti - Stanford
"Late-in-Life Risks and the Under-Insurance Puzzle"
Link to paper
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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March 7, 2017
2:20pm Diego Comin - Dartmouth
"Endogenous Technology Adoption and R&D as Sources of Business Cycle Persistence"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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March 28, 2017
2:20pm Emi Nakamura - Columbia
"The Elusive Costs of Inflation: Price Dispersion during the U.S. Great Inflation"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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April 4, 2017
2:20pm Alisdair McKay - Boston Univ
"Optimal Automatic Stabilizers"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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April 11, 2017
2:20pm Javier Bianchi - MN Fed Reserve
"Fiscal Policy, Sovereign Risk and Unemployment"
paper
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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April 18, 2017
2:20pm Manuel Amador - MN Fed Reserve
"Foreign Reserve Management at Zero Interest Rates"
Link to draft of paper
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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April 25, 2017
2:20pm Veronica Guerrieri - Chicago Booth
"The End of the American Dream? Inequality and Segregation in US cities” (joint with Alessandra Fogli"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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May 2, 2017
2:20pm Iourii Manovskii - UPenn
"TBA"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
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