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NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH, INC.

EF&G Research Meeting

Greg Kaplan and Ricardo Reis, Organizers

October 30, 2015

Federal Reserve Bank of New York
13th Floor Conference Center
33 Liberty Street
New York, NY

PROGRAM

 

Participant List

Thursday, October 29

6:30 pm            Group Dinner, Federal Reserve Bank of New York - Liberty Room
 

Participants should enter at 44 Maiden Lane for the dinner


Friday, October 30

Participants should enter at 33 Liberty Street for the meeting

8:30 am

Continental Breakfast

9:00 am

Xavier Gabaix, New York University and NBER
Jean-Michel Lasry, Université Paris Dauphine
Pierre-Louis Lions, College de France
Benjamin Moll, Princeton University and NBER
The Dynamics of Inequality

Discussant:  Wojciech Kopczuk, Columbia University and NBER

10:00 am

Break

10:30 am

Wouter den Haan, London School of Economics
Pontus Rendahl, University of Cambridge
Markus Riegler, University of Bonn
Unemployment (fears) and Deflationary Spirals

Discussant:  Jesus Fernandez-Villaverde, University of Pennsylvania and NBER

11:30 am

Cosmin Ilut, Duke University and NBER
Rosen Valchev, Boston College
Nicolas Vincent, HEC Montreal
Paralyzed by Fear: Rigid and Discrete Pricing under Demand Uncertainty

Discussant:  John Leahy, University of Michigan and NBER

12:30 pm

Lunch – Liberty Room

1:30 pm

Marco Del Negro, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Marc Giannoni, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Christina Patterson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The Forward Guidance Puzzle

Discussant:  Jon Steinsson, Columbia University and NBER

2:30 pm

Break

3:00 pm

Ivan Werning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Incomplete Markets and Aggregate Demand

Discussant:  Anthony Smith, Yale University and NBER

4:00 pm

Mikhail Golosov, Princeton University and NBER
Guido Menzio, University of Pennsylvania and NBER
Agency Business Cycles

Discussant:  Varadarajan Chari, University of Minnesota and NBER

5:00 pm

Adjourn

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