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Papers presented at CEP seminars:
CEP/CFM/LSE Money-Macro Workshop

This lists all papers available to download in PDF format that were presented in this seminar series since 2001. Listed in descending order - most recent first.

A full list of seminar presentations (including those without PDF copies to download) is available.



23 June 2015  17:00 - 18:30
A traffic jam theory of recessions
Jennifer La'O (Colombia)
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15 June 2015  11:30 - 13:00
Consumer Spending and Property Taxes: Evidence from the 2011 Italian 'IMU'
Paolo Surico (LBS) , joint with Riccardo Trezzi
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09 June 2015  17:00 - 18:30
Monetary Exchange in Over-the-Counter Markets: A Theory of Speculative Bubbles, the Fed Model, and Self-fulfilling Liquidity Crises
Ricardo Lagos (NYU)
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02 June 2015  17:00 - 18:30
The Effect of Wealth on Individual and Household Labor Supply: Evidence from Swedish Lotteries
Matt Notowidigdo (Northwestern)
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26 May 2015  17:00 - 18:30
A Model of the Twin Ds: Optimal Default and Devaluation
Vivian Zhanwei Yue (Emory University & Atlanta Fed)
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20 May 2015  12:00 - 13:30
Asset Markets with Heterogeneous Information
Pablo Kurlat (Stanford)
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05 May 2015  17:00 - 18:30
Wealth Inequality, Family Background, and Estate Taxation
Mariacristina De Nardi
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28 April 2015  17:00 - 18:30
Macroeconomic Effects of Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Policies.
Kurt Mitman (IIES)
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17 March 2015  17:00 - 18:30
Dynamics of Firms and Trade in General Equilibrium
Nobuhiro Kiyotaki (Princeton) , joint with Robert Dekle of USC and Hyeok Jeong of KDI School
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09 December 2014  17:00 - 18:30
On the relationship between mobility, population growth, and capital spending in the United States
Marco Bassetto (UCL)
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02 December 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Reconciling Hayek's and Keynes' views of recessions
Paul Beaudry (UBC)
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25 November 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Tightening Financial Frictions on Households, Recessions, and Price Reallocations
Victor Rios-Rull (University of Pennsylvania)
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18 November 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Banks, Liquidity Management and Monetary Policy
Saki Bigio (Columbia)
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11 November 2014  17:00 - 18:30
On the Optimality of Financial Repression
Pat Kehoe (UCL)
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04 November 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Collateral Constraints and Macroeconomic Asymmetries
Matteo Iacoviello (Federal Reserve Board)
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14 October 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Government Spending Multipliers in Good Times and in Bad: Evidence from U.S. Historical Data
Valerie Ramey (University of California, San Diego)
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24 June 2014  15:30 - 17:00
A Model of Secular Stagnation
Gauti Eggertson (Brown)
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17 June 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Job Polarization and Structural Change
Zsofia Barany (Science Po) , joint with Christian Siegel
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10 June 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Credit supply and the housing boom
Giorgio Primiceri (Northwestern)
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03 June 2014  17:00 - 18:30
The Wealthy Hand-to-Mouth
Gianluca Violante (NYU)
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13 May 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Culture, Ethnicity and Conflict
Romain Wacziarg (UCLA Anderson)
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06 May 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Monetary Policy Surprises, Credit Costs and Economic Activity
Mark Gertler (NYU)
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29 April 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Information, Misallocation and Aggregate Productivity
Hugo Hopenhayn (UCLA)
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18 March 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Are Sticky Prices Costly? Evidence From The Stock Market
Yuriy Gorodnichenko (UC Berkeley)
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11 March 2014  17:00 - 18:30
The role of automatic stabilizers in the U.S. business cycle
Ricardo Reis (Princeton University)
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04 March 2014  17:00 - 18:30
The Political Economy of Sovereign Defaults
Guido Sandleris (Universidad Torcuato Di Tella)
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18 February 2014  17:00 - 18:30
The Decline of the U.S. Rust Belt: A Macroeconomic Analysis
David Lagakos (UC San Diego) , joint with Lee Ohanian (UCLA) and Simeon Alder (Notre Dame)
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11 February 2014  17:00 - 18:30
Taxation and Labor Supply of Married Women across Countries
Nicola Schuendeln (University of Frankfurt)
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21 January 2014  17:00 - 18:30
JM - The Economic Costs of Low Caloric Intake: Evidence from India
Heather Schofield (MIT)
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10 December 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Optimal Development Policies with Financial Frictions
Ben Moll (Princeton)
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03 December 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Financial Integration and Growth in a Risky World
Helene Rey (London Business School)
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26 November 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Uncertainty Traps
Edouard Schaal (NYU)
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19 November 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Did the Job Ladder Fail After the Great Recession?
Fabien Postel-Vinay (Bristol & Paris Sciences Economiques)
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12 November 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Markets with Multidimensional Private Information
Robert Shimer (University of Chicago)
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15 October 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Monetary policy, leverage, and default
Michele Piffer (LSE (Phd))
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08 October 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Gender gaps and the rise of the service economy
Rachel Ngai (LSE)
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02 July 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Inequality, Leverage and Crises
Romain Ranciere (IMF and Paris School of Economics)
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25 June 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Programmatic Targeting
Allan Drazen (University of Maryland)
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18 June 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Measuring the Financial Soundness of US Firms 1926-2012
Andy Atkeson (UCLA)
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11 June 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Crisis and Commitment: Inflation Credibility and the Vulnerability to Sovereign Debt Crises
Gita Gopinath (Harvard University)
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04 June 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Measuring economic policy uncertainty
Steven Davis (Chicago)
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28 May 2013  17:00 - 18:30
The One-Child Policy and Household Savings
Nicholas Coeurdacier (Sciences Po & CEPR) , joint with Keyu Jin, LSE
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14 May 2013  17:00 - 18:30
How Much do Bank Shocks Affect Investment? Evidence from Matched Bank-Firm Loan Data
Mary Amiti (Federal Reserve Bank of New York)
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07 May 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Consumption dynamics during recessions
David Berger (Northwestern)
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30 April 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Downward Nominal Wage Rigidities Bend the Phillips Curve
Bart Hobjin (FRBSF)
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19 March 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Importers, Exporters, and Exchange Rate Disconnect
Oleg Itskhoki (Princeton)
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12 March 2013  17:00 - 18:30
SEMINAR CANCELLED
Xavier Ragot (PSE)
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05 March 2013  17:00 - 18:30
The Inefficient Markets Hypothesis: Why Financial markets do not Work Well in the Real World
Roger Farmer (UCLA)
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26 February 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Job Uncertainty and Deep Recessions
Vincent Sterk (UCL)
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12 February 2013  17:00 - 18:30
Wealth and Volatility
Fabrizio Perri (Bocconi)
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11 December 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Fiscal Unions
Emanuel Farhi (Harvard University)
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20 November 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Understanding Booms and Busts in Housing Markets, which is joint with Martin Eichenbaum and Sergio Rebelo
Craig Burnside (Duke University)
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06 November 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Monetary Policy, Hot Housing Markets And Leverage
Christoph Ungerer (LSE)
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16 October 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Frictions and the Joint Behavior of Hiring and Investment
Eran Yashiv (Tel-Aviv)
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26 June 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Costly Contracts and Consumer Credit
Michele Tertilt (Mannheim)
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19 June 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Costly Contracts and Consumer Credit
Chang-tai Hsieh (Chicago GSB)
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12 June 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Intergenerational Redistribution in the Great Recession
Dirk Krueger (UPenn)
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29 May 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Fiscal Volatility Shocks and Economic Activity
Jesús Fernández-Villaverde (University of Pennsylvania)
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16 May 2012  15:00 - 16:30
Innovation and Growth with Financial, and other, Frictions
Randy Wright (Wisconsin)
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15 May 2012  17:00 - 18:30
The Slow Growth of New Plants: Learning about Demand?
John Haltiwanger (University of Maryland)
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08 May 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Ambiguous Business Cycles
Martin Schneider (Stanford)
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01 May 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Fiscal Policy in Debt Constrained Economies
Mark Aguiar (Princeton)
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24 April 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Fiscal Policy in an Unemployment Crisis
Pontus Rendahl (Cambridge)
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13 March 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Man-Bites-Dog Business Cycles
Kristoffer Nimark (CREI)
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06 March 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Pegs and Pain
Stephanie Schmitt Grohe (Columbia University)
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28 February 2012  17:00 - 18:30
Is Labor Supply Important for Business Cycles?
Per Krussell (Institute for Economic Studies, Stockholm) , joint with Toshihiko Mukoyama, Richard Rogerson, and Aysegul Sahin
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21 February 2012  17:00 - 18:30
External Adjustment and the Global Crisis
Philip Lane (Trinity College Dublin)
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06 December 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Inefficient Investment Waves
Peter Kondor (Central European University and LSE)
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29 November 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Optimal Reserve Accumulation in a Financially Constrained Economy
Philippe Bacchetta
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22 November 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Unconventional Fiscal Policy at the Zero Bound
Pedro Teles (Bank of Portugal)
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15 November 2011  17:00 - 18:30
The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification
Tarek Hassan (University of Chicago)
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08 November 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Capital Controls and Currency Wars
Anton Korinek (University of Maryland)
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04 October 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Trade Adjustment and Productivity in Large Crises
Brent Neiman (Chicago GSB)
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28 June 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Structural Development Accounting
Fabrizio Zilibotti (Zurich University)
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21 June 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Credit Crises, Precautionary Savings and the Liquidity Trap
Guido Lorenzoni (MIT) , joint with Veronica Guerrieri (Chicago & NBER)
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14 June 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Utility and Happiness
Miles Kimball (Michigan)
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07 June 2011  17:00 - 18:30
International Trade: Linking Micro and Macro
Samuel Kortum (Chicago)
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17 May 2011  17:00 - 18:30
The Theory of Money
Markus Brunnermeier (Princeton)
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10 May 2011  17:00 - 18:30
The Great Diversification and its Undoing
Vasco Carvalho (Cambridge University)
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03 May 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Beyond GDP? Welfare across countries and time
Peter Klenow (Stanford University)
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22 March 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Trading and Liquidity with Limited Cognition
Pierre-Olivier Weill (UCLA)
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01 March 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Inter-generational Redistribution in the Great Recession
Jonathan Heathcote (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis)
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22 February 2011  17:00 - 18:30
Labor Supply Heterogeneity and Macroeconomic Comovement
Bruce Preston (Columbia)
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15 February 2011  16:45 - 18:15
Are Household Surveys Like Tax Forms:Evidence from Income Underreporting of the Self-Employed / Non Pecuniary Benefits of Small Business Ownership
Erik Hurst (Chicago GSB)
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01 February 2011  17:00 - 18:30
*JM* An Engel curve for Variety
Nicholas Li (Berkeley)
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25 January 2011  17:00 - 18:30
*JM* I Walked the Line: Identification of Fiscal Multipliers in SVARs
Dario Caldera (IIES, Sweden)
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18 January 2011  17:00 - 18:30
*JM* Sovereign Default Risk and Uncertainty Premia
Ignacio Presno (NYU)
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07 December 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Unemployment Fluctuations and Stabilization Policies: A New Keynesian Perspective
Jordi Gali (UPF & CREI)
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30 November 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Sovereign Default, Domestic Banks and Financial Institutions
Alberto Martin (CREI, Pompeau Fabra)
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23 November 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Job Selection and Wages over the Business Cycle
Marcus Hagedorn (University of Zurich)
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16 November 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Financial Intermediation and Credit Policy in Business Cycle Analysis
Nobuhiro Kiyotaki (Princeton)
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09 November 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Imperfect Credibility and the Zero Lower Bound on the Nominal Interest Rate
Martin Bodenstein (Federal Reserve Board)
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26 October 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Growth in the Shadow of Expropriation
Manuel Amador (Stanford University & NBER)
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19 October 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Household Search and the Aggregate Labor Market
Rigas Oikonomou (LSE)
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29 June 2010  17:00 - 18:30
How Does the U.S. Government Finance Fiscal Shocks?
Sevin Yeltekin (Carnegie Mellon University)
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22 June 2010  17:00 - 18:30
The Recursive Lagrangian Method: discrete time
Christopher Sleet (Carnegie Mellon University)
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15 June 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Productivity Growth and Capital Flows: The Dynamics of Reforms
Francisco Buera (UCLA)
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01 June 2010  17:00 - 18:30
A model of equilibrium institutions
Kevin Sheedy (Cambridge University)
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18 May 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Business Cycle Dynamics under Rational Inattention
Bartosz Mackowiak (ECB)
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04 May 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Fortune or Virtue: Time-variant volatilities versus parameter drifting in U.S. data
Juan F. Rubio-Ramírez (Duke University, FRB Atlanta & FEDEA) , joint with Pablo Guerrón-Quintana, Jesús Fernández-Villaverde
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27 April 2010  17:00 - 18:30
The Central Bank balance sheet as an instrument of monetary policy
Michael Woodford (Columbia University)
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16 March 2010  17:00 - 18:30
How much is employment increased by cutting labor costs? Estimating the elasticity of job creation
Paul Beaudry (UBC)
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09 March 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Globalization, Technology and the Skill Premium
Ariel Burstein (UCLA)
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02 March 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Social Capital and Political Accountability
Guido Tabellini (Bocconi)
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23 February 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Demand Imbalances, Exchange Rate Misalignment and Monetary Policy
Giancarlo Corsetti (European University Institute)
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16 February 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Unemployment Fiscal Multipliers
Tommaso Monacelli (Bocconi)
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02 February 2010  17:00 - 18:30
Productivity Losses from Financial Frictions: Can Self-Financing Undo Capital Misallocation? (JMP)
Ben Moll (Princeton)
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08 December 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Optimal retirement benefit guarantees
Panageas Stavros (University of Chicago)
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01 December 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Durable Consumption and Asset Management with Transactions and Information Costs
Francesco Lippi (Ente Einaudi)
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24 November 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Investment, Idiosyncratic Risk and Ownership
Vasia Panousi (Federal Reserve Board)
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17 November 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Sorting and decentralized price competition
Philipp Kircher (London School of Economics)
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03 November 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Can Owning a Home Hedge the Risk of Moving?
Todd Sinai (Wharton School)
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13 October 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Optimal Social Security with Imperfect Tagging
Jean-Baptiste Michau (CEP)
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06 October 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Noisy Business Cycles
George-Marios Angeletos (MIT)
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16 June 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Growing like China
Kjetil Storesletten (University of Oslo)
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09 June 2009  17:00 - 18:30
When is the government spending multiplier large?
Martin Eichenbaum (Northwestern University)
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02 June 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Crises and Recoveries in an Empirical Model of Consumption Disasters
Jon Steinsson (Columbia University)
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05 May 2009  17:00 - 18:30
The political economy of nonlinear capital taxation
Ivan Werning (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
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28 April 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Catching Up and Falling Behind
Nancy Stokey (University of Chicago)
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10 March 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Downward Wage Rigidities and Optimal Monetary Policy in a Monetary Union
Frank Smets (ECB)
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03 March 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Liquidity, Business Cycles, and Monetary Policy
Nobuhiro Kiyotaki (Princeton)
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24 February 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Asset Trading and Valuation with Uncertain Exposure
Per Krusell (Stockholm & LSE)
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03 February 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Explaining frictional wage dispersion
Tamas Papp (Princeton University)
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20 January 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Intangible Capital, Asset Prices, and Business Cycles
Ryo Jinnai (Princeton University)
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13 January 2009  17:00 - 18:30
Rent-Seeking Distortions and Fiscal Procyclicality
Ethan Ilzetzki (LSE)
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09 December 2008  17:00 - 18:30
The Baby Boom and World War II: a macroeconomic analysis
Matthias Doepke (University of California, Los Angeles)
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02 December 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Hot and cold seasons in the housing market
Rachel Ngai (LSE)
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25 November 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Firm Dynamics and Financial Development
Cristina Arellano (Minnesota)
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18 November 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Inventories in motion: a new approach to inventories over the business cycle
Michael McMahon (LSE)
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11 November 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Stock Market Volatility and Learning
Albert Marcet (LSE)
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04 November 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Why Has Home Ownership Fallen Among the Young?
Martin Gervais (Southampton)
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28 October 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Transition to FDI Openness
Ellen McGrattan (FED Minneapolis)
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21 October 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Resource Abundance, Development, and Living Standards: the Case of Brazil
Francesco Caselli (CEP & LSE)
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14 October 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Asset Pricing with Regime Shifts in Consumption and Dividend Growth
Anisha Ghosh (LSE)
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07 October 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Railroads and the Raj: The Economic Impact of Transportation Infrastructure
Dave Donaldson (MIT)
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24 June 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Self-Fulflling and Self-Enforcing Debt Crise
Daniel Cohen (ENS CEPREMAP)
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17 June 2008  17:00 - 18:30
An Estimated Monetary DSGE Model with Unemployment and Staggered Nominal Wage Bargaining
Mark Gertler (NYU)
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10 June 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Financial innovation and the transactions demand for cash
Fernando Alvarez (University of Chicago)
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03 June 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Frictional wage dispersion in search models: A quantitative assessment
Gianluca Violante (NYU)
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27 May 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Fiscal Policy in an Incomplete Markets Economy
Francisco Gomes (London Business School)
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20 May 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Genes, Legitimacy and Hypergamy: Another look at the economics of marriage
Gilles Saint-Paul (Paris School of Economics)
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06 May 2008  17:00 - 18:30
The Dynamics of Firm-Level Adjustment to Trade Liberalizatio
Marc Melitz (Harvard)
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12 February 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Contract structure, risk sharing and investment choice (JMP)
Greg Fischer (EOPP and LSE)
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05 February 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Fragility of reputation and clustering in risk taking (JMP)
Guillermo Ordonez (UCLA)
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29 January 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Globalization, optimal auctions and exchange rate pass-through (JMP)
Eyal Dvir (Harvard)
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22 January 2008  17:00 - 18:30
Political disagreement, lack of commitment and the level of debt (JMP)
David Debortoli (UPF, Barcelona)
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11 December 2007  17:00 - 18:30
Minimally altruistic wages and unemployment in a matching model
Julio Rotemberg (Harvard Business School)
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20 November 2007  17:00 - 18:30
Personal Bankruptcy Law and Entrepreneurship: A Quantitative Assessment
Giacomo Rodano (LSE)
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13 November 2007  17:00 - 18:30
Markets versus governments: political economy of mechanisms
Mike Golosov (Yale)
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06 November 2007  17:00 - 18:30
'Firms' Self-Insurance and the Financial Accelerator
Ander Perez (LSE)
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30 October 2007  17:00 - 18:30
Varieties and the transfer problem: the extensive margin of current account adjustment
Philippe Martin (Paris School of Economics)
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16 October 2007  17:00 - 18:30
The Macroeconomic Effects of Oil Price Shocks: Why are the 2000s so different from the 1970s?
Jordi Gali (UPF & CREI)
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22 May 2007  17:00 - 18:30
Seigniorage
Willem Buiter (EBRD)
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13 March 2007  17:00 - 18:30
Arbitrage free bond pricing with dynamic macroeconomic models
Stanley Zin (Carnegie Mellon University)
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21 November 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Work Consumption Preferences, Cyclical Driving Forces and Unemployment Volatility
Robert Hall (Stanford University)
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14 November 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Does Inflation Targeting Anchor Long-Run Inflation Expectations? Evidence from Long-Term Bond Yields in the US, UK and Sweden
Eric Swanson (World Bank) , joint with Refet Gurkaynak & Andrew Levin
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17 October 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Sticky Borders
Roberto Rigobon (MIT) , joint with Gita Gopinath (Harvard)
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10 October 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Accommodating Emerging Giants
John Coleman (Duke University)
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03 October 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Job Creation and Job Destriction on the Presence of Informal Labour Markets
Mariano Bosch (CEP & LSE)
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09 May 2006  17:00 - 18:30
An Equilibrium Model of 'Global Imbalances' and Low Interest Rates
Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas (University of California, Berkeley) , joint with Ricardo Caballero and Emmanuel Farhi
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25 April 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Establishment Size Dynamics in the Aggregate Economy
Mark Wright (Stanford University) , joint with Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
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28 February 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Comparing Alternative Methodologies to Estimate the Effects of Fiscal Policy
Roberto Perotti (Bocconi University)
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14 February 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Machines as engines of growth
Joseph Zeira (Hebrew University)
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07 February 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Time or state dependent price setting rules? Evidence from micro-data
Joao Santos Silva (Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa)
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31 January 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Structural Inflation Persistence
Kevin Sheedy (Cambridge University)
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10 January 2006  17:00 - 18:30
Learning about belief about inflation target and stabilisation policy
Kosuke Aoki (LSE)
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06 December 2005  17:00 - 18:30
The Overhang Hangover
Jean Imbs (Universite de Lausanne) , joint with Romain Ranciere
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22 November 2005  17:00 - 18:30
DSGE Models in a Data-Rich Environment
Mark Giannoni (Columbia University) , joint with Jean Boivin
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15 November 2005  17:00 - 18:30
Trends in Labour Supply and Economic Growth
Rachel Ngai (LSE)
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25 October 2005  17:00 - 18:30
Democratic Capital: The Nexus of Political and Economic Change
Torsten Persson (IIES) , joint with Guido Tabellini
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18 October 2005  17:00 - 18:30
General Equilibrium with Nonconvexities, Sunspots, and Money: Or, There is a Long-Run Exploitable Trade off Between Inflation and Unemployment After All
Randall Wright (University of Wisconsin - Madison)
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11 October 2005  17:00 - 18:30
Temporary Shocks and the Unavoidable Road to High Taxes and High Unemployment
Wouter Den Haan (LSE)
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04 October 2005  17:00 - 18:30
On the Cyclicality of Research and Development
Gadi Barlevy (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago)
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10 May 2005  17:00 - 18:30
The Returns on Human Capital: Good News on Wall Street is Bad News on Main Street
Hanno Lustig (UCLA)
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26 April 2005  17:00 - 18:30
Commitment Vs. Flexibility
Manuel Amador (Stanford University & NBER)
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15 March 2005  17:00 - 18:30
Insurance and Opportunities: The Welfare Implications of Rising Wage Dispersion
Jonathan Heathcote (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis)
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08 March 2005  17:00 - 18:30
Competition, Innovation & Growth with Limited Commitment
Ramon Marimon (UPF)
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01 March 2005  17:00 - 18:30
The Great Inflation and Limited Asset Market Participation: Fed policy was better than we think
Florin Bilbie (Oxford University)
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11 January 2005  17:00 - 18:30
Tax Riots
Marco Bassetto (UCL) , joint with Christopher Phelan
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23 November 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Evaluating the Performance of the Search and Matching Model
Eran Yashiv (Tel-Aviv)
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16 November 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Near-Rational Exuberance
Seppo Honkapohja (Cambridge University) , joint with James Bullard & George Evans
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26 October 2004  17:00 - 18:30
International Financial Adjustment
Helene Rey (London Business School) , joint with P.O. Gourinchas
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19 October 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Optimal Fiscal and Monetary Policy: Equivalence Results
Pedro Teles (Bank of Portugal)
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15 June 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Understanding Preferences for Income Redistribution
Louise Keely (Madison)
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08 June 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Taxes, regulations and the value of the US and UK corporations
Edward Prescott (Arizona State University and Minneapolis Fed) , joint with FMG
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01 June 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Government Deficits and Interest Rates: a No-Arbitrage Structural VAR Approach
Thomas Philippon (NYU Stern)
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19 May 2004  10:30 - 12:00
Medium Term Business Cycles
Mark Gertler (NYU)
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11 May 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Balanced Growth with Structural Change
Rachel Ngai (LSE) , joint with Christopher Pissarides (CEP & LSE)
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04 May 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Asset pricing implications of pareto optimality with private information
Narayana Kocherlakota (University of Minnesota)
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16 March 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Sustaining Social Security
Dirk Niepelt (IIES) , joint with Martin Gonzalez-Eiras (San Andres University)
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09 March 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Optimal Unemployment Insurance in an Estimated Job Search Model with Savings
Rasmus Lentz (Boston University)
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02 March 2004  17:00 - 18:30
International Trade and Macroeconomic Dynamics with Heterogeneous Firms
Fabio Ghironi (Boston College) , joint with Marc Melitz (Harvard University)
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17 February 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Population Ageing and International Capital Flows
David Domeij (Stockholm School of Economics)
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03 February 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Information and the Limits to Autocracy
Christian Edmond (UCLA)
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20 January 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Capital Reallocation and Liquidity
Adriano Rampini (Northwestern) , joint with Andrea Eisfeldt
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13 January 2004  17:00 - 18:30
Helicopter Money; Irredeemable fiat money and the liquidity trap
Willem Buiter (EBRD)
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09 December 2003  17:00 - 18:30
The Learning Cost of Interest Rate Reversals
Martin Ellison (University of Warwick)
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18 November 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Macroeconomic implications of the rising wage inequality in the US
Kjetil Storesletten (University of Oslo)
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11 November 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Exchange Rate Exposure
Kathryn Dominguez (University of Michigan & LSE)
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04 November 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Technical Shocks and Job Flows
Claudio Michelacci (CEMFI) , joint with David Lopez-Salido (Bank of Spain)
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28 October 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Asset Ownership and Asset Value Over Project Lifecycles
Yong Kim (USC)
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21 October 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Has Monetary Policy Become More Effective?
Jean Boivin (Columbia Business School) , joint with Marc Giannoni
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14 October 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Active Decisions: A Natural Experiment in Savings
David Laibson
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07 October 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Spatial Cluster Empirics
Danny Quah (LSE) , joint with Helen Simpson (IFS)
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17 June 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Reconciling Bagehot with the Fed's response to September 11
Antoine Martin (Federal Reserve Bank Kansas)
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03 June 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Borrowing Constraints, College Aid and Intergenerational Mobility
Charles Leung (Chinese University of Hong Kong) , joint with Eric Hanushek (Hoover Inst. Stanford) and Kuzey Yilmaz (Koc University)
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20 May 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Productivity Growth and Employment: Theory and Panel Estimates
Chris Pissarides (CEP and LSE) , joint with Giovanna Vallanti (CEP)
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06 May 2003  17:00 - 18:30
The zero interest-rate bound and optimal monetary policy
Michael Woodford (Columbia University) , joint with Gauti Eggertsson (International Monetary Fund)
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29 April 2003  17:00 - 18:30
The Baby Boom and Baby Bust: Some Macroeconomics for Populations
Jeremy Greenwood (University of Rochester)
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28 April 2003  13:00 - 14:00
Effective Property Rights, Conflict and Growth
Francisco Gonzalez (University of British Columbia) , joint with Growth-Development Workshop
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11 March 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Unilingual vs. Bilingual Education Systems: a Political Economy Analysis
Javier Ortega (Toulouse & LSE) , joint with Thomas Tangeraas (IUI)
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04 March 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Speculative Growth
Mohamad Hammour (DELTA) , joint with Ricardo Caballero, MIT
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25 February 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Marrying your Mom: Preference Transmission & Women's Labour and Education Choices
Raquel Fernandez (NYU) , joint with Alessandra Fogli (NYU) and Claudia Olivetti (Boston)
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04 February 2003  17:00 - 18:30
The Case for Restricting Fiscal Policy Discretion
Ilian Mihov (INSEAD)
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28 January 2003  17:00 - 18:30
The Dynamics of Government
Fabrizio Zilibotti (Zurich University) , joint with John Hassler (IIES & CEPR), Per Krusell (Rochester & IIES), and Kjetil Storesletten (IIES & CEPR)
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21 January 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Junior Must Pay: Pricing the Implicit Put in Privatizing Social Security
Rajnish Mehra (UC Santa Barbara and University of Chicago) , joint with G. Constantinides (University of Chicago and NBER) and J. Donaldson (Columbia University)
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14 January 2003  17:00 - 18:30
Panic, Boom and Bust: Excess Demand and Consumption Smoothing During a Speculative Attack
Ivan Pastine (Bilkent University and CEPR)
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03 December 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Search, Money and Capital: A Neoclassical Dichotomy
Randall Wright (University of Wisconsin - Madison) , joint with S. Boragan Aruoba (University of Pennsylvania)
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26 November 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Liquidity, Default and Crashes: Endogenous Contracts in General Equilibrium
John Geanakoplos (Yale)
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19 November 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Expected returns and expected dividend growth
Martin Lettau (Stern, NYU)
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12 November 2002  17:00 - 18:30
The Economic Effects of Constitutions
Torsten Persson (IIES)
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05 November 2002  17:00 - 18:30
CANCELLED
David Laibson , joint with Christopher Harris (Cambridge University)
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29 October 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Government Guarantees on Assets and Volatility
Lars Ljungqvist (Stockholm School of Economics)
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15 October 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Empirical implications of limited commitment: Evidence from Mexican villages
Orazio Attanasio (UCL) , joint with Pedro Albarran (CEMFI)
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19 March 2002  17:00 - 18:30
A Unified Framework for Monetary Theory and Policy Analysis
Ricardo Lagos (NYU) , joint with Randall Wright (University of Pennsylvania)
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12 March 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Trade Integration and Risk Sharing
Jaume Ventura (CREI & MIT) , joint with Aart Kraay (World Bank)
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05 March 2002  17:00 - 18:30
On the Rise and Fall of Class Societies
Kiminori Matsuyama (Northwestern University)
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26 February 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Evaluating two DSGE monetary models through VARs
Fabio Canova (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
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19 February 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Recruitment Seminar, 'The Returns to Entrepreneurial Investment: a Private Equity Premium Puzzle?'
Annette Vissing (University of Chicago)
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12 February 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Do Liquidity Constraints and Interest Rates Matter for Consumer Behavior? Evidence from Credit Card Data.
Nicholas Souleles (The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)
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05 February 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Monetary Policy, Expectations and the Timeless Perspectives
George Evans (University of Oregon) , joint with Seppo Honkapohja
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29 January 2002  17:00 - 18:30
Consumption and Savings with Unemployment Risk: Implications for Optimal Employment Contracts
Chris Pissarides (CEP and LSE)
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22 January 2002  17:00 - 18:30
A Monetary Model of Factor Utilization
Evi Pappa (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona) , joint with Katharine Neiss
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15 January 2002  17:00 - 18:30
A Theory of Money with Market Places
Takashi Shimizu (University of Tokyo)
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