Seminars: Macroeconomics

  Macroeconomics..........................................................................................................................
Term:  Spring 2020
Location: Littauer Center M-15
Meeting Time: 3:00pm - 4:15pm 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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*THIS SEMINAR HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR THE REST OF THE SEMESTER*

SPRING '20

Date (Mondays)

Note

January 27th

First day of spring term – No seminars during first week of classes (Junior Recruiting)

February 3rd

Michael Peters (Yale) *

Paper: Market Size and Spatial Growth - Evidence from Germany's Post-War Population Expulsions

February 10th

Stephen Terry (Boston University)

February 17th

University Holiday - President’s day

February 24th

Brent Neiman (Chicago Booth)*

March 2nd

Moritz Lenel (Princeton)

March 9th

No seminar – week of Department Seminar (March 11)

March 16th

Spring recess (March 14 – 22)

March 23rd

Arlene Wong (Princeton)*

March 30th

Ester Faia (Frankfurt)*

April 6th

Tom Winberry (Chicago Booth)

April 13th

John Cochrane (Hoover Institution)

April 20th

Federico Huneus (Yale)

April 27th

Teresa Fort (Dartmouth)*

* = Joint with International Seminar

FALL '19

DATE

 

SPEAKER  TITLE  
SEP 9

Corina Boar, NYU 

Markups and Inequality
SEP 16 Ben Hebert, Stanford GSB Optimal Corporate Taxation Under Financial Frictions
SEP 23 Alisdair McKay, Minneapolis Fed Lumpy Durable Consumption Demand and the Limited Ammunition of Monetary Policy
SEP 30 Arvind Krishnamurthy, Stanford GSB Dollar Safety and the Global Financial Cycle
OCT 7 Natalia Ramondo, UCSD, joint with International Trade with Correlation
OCT 14 Department Seminar No Macro Seminar
OCT 21 Francois Geerolf, UCLA The Phillips Curve: a Relation between Real Exchange Rate Growth and Unemployment
OCT 28 Ben Faber, Berkeley, joint with International Scaling Up Agricultural Policy Interventions: Theory and Evidence from Uganda
NOV 4 Prof. Kenneth Rogoff, Harvard University Redeemable Platform Currencies
NOV 11 Veteran's day  No Macro Seminar
NOV 18 Peter Schott, Yale University, joint with International  TBA
NOV 25 Thanksgiving week  No Macro Seminar
DEC 2 Oleg Itskhoki, Princeton, joint with International TBA