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International Finance and Macroeconomics Program Meeting

Gita Gopinath and Hélène Rey, Organizers

March 28, 2014

1050 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138



Thursday, March 27, 2014

6:30 pm

Bambara Restaurant
25 Edwin H. Land Boulevard
(Across the street from the Royal Sonesta Hotel)
Cambridge, MA 02141

Friday, March 28, 2014

7:45 am
8:00 am


Shuttle Service from the Royal Sonesta Hotel to the NBER
Shuttle Service from the Royal Sonesta Hotel to the NBER

8:00 am

Continental Breakfast

8:30 am

Philippe Martin, Sciences Po

Thomas Philippon, New York University and NBER
Inspecting the Mechanism: Leverage and the Great Recession in the Eurozone

Discussant: Vania Stavrakeva, London Business School

9:20 am

Xavier Gabaix, New York University and NBER
Matteo Maggiori, New York University and NBER
International Liquidity and Exchange Rate Dynamics

Discussant: Fabrizio Perri, Universita' Bocconi and NBER

10:10 am


10:30 am

Ralph Koijen, London Business School
Tobias J. Moskowitz, University of Chicago and NBER
Lasse H. Pedersen, Copenhagen Business School and NBER
Evert B. Vrugt, VU University Amsterdam, PGO-IM

Discussant: Adrien Verdelhan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER

11:20 am

Mark A. Aguiar, Princeton University and NBER
Manuel Amador, University of Minnesota and NBER
Take the Short Route: How to Repay and Restructure Sovereign Debt with Multiple Maturities

Discussant: Ivan Werning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER

12:10 pm


1:10 pm

Atish R. Ghosh, International Monetary Fund
Mahvash S. Qureshi, International Monetary Fund
Charalambos G. Tsangarides, International Monetary Fund
Friedman Redux: External Adjustment and Exchange Rate Flexibility

Discussant: Andrew Rose, University of California at Berkeley and NBER

2:00 pm


2:20 pm

Craig Burnside, Duke University and NBER
Jeremy Graveline, University of Minnesota
Exchange Rate Determination, Risk Sharing and the Asset Market View

Discussant: Charles Engel, University of Wisconsin and NBER

3:10 pm

Michael B. Devereux, University of British Columbia and NBER
David Cook, HKUST
Exchange Rate Flexibility under the Zero Lower Bound: the Need for Forward Guidance

Discussant: Luca Fornaro, CREI

4:00 pm