Seminars: Macroeconomics

Seminar in Macroeconomics

Term: Spring 2022

Location: Hybrid

Meeting Time:  3:00 PM - 4:15 PM Unless otherwise noted

Description: Seminar speakers present papers on macroeconomic topics, including issues relating to monetary and fiscal policies, economic growth, the role of institutions, and other research issues in the field.

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* = Joint with International Seminar

 

 

 

DATE

SPEAKER

TITLE

1/31/22 Rustam Jamilov (Oxford) "Social Capital and Monetary Policy"
2/7/22* Mary Amiti (Federal Reserve Bank of New York) "Trade Protection, Stock-Market Returns, and
Welfare"
2/14/22 Larry Schmidt (MIT) "Changing Income Risk Across the US Skill Distribution: Evidence from a Generalized Kalman Filter"
2/28/22* Felix Tintelnot (University of Chicago) "How Do Firms Grow in Response to Demand Shocks? A Network Perspective"
3/21/22 Patrick Kehoe  (Stanford) "The Distributional Impact of the Minimum Wage"
3/28/22* Ken Rogoff (Harvard) "Zipf's Law for International Currencies"
4/4/22* Costas Arkolakis (Yale) "Spatial Production Networks"
4/18/22 Alessandra Peter (NYU) "TBD"
4/25/22 Alberto Cavallo (Harvard) "TBD"