EF&G Research Meeting

Alessandra Fogli and Simon Gilchrist, Organizers

October 23, 2020

Conference Code of Conduct

Friday, October 23
The format for each paper will be a 15-minute presentation by the author, followed by one 20-minute discussion, and then another 15 minutes of general audience discussion.

11:00 am
Corina Boar, New York University and NBER
Virgiliu Midrigan, New York University and NBER

Efficient Redistribution
Discussant: Dirk Krueger, University of Pennsylvania and NBER
11:50 am
12:00 pm
Raj Chetty, Harvard University and NBER
John N. Friedman, Brown University and NBER
Nathaniel Hendren, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Michael Stepner, University of Toronto

Real-Time Economics: A New Public Platform to Analyze the Impacts of COVID-19 and Macroeconomic Policies Using Private Sector Data
Discussant: Erik Hurst, University of Chicago and NBER
12:50 pm
1:30 pm
Daniel Greenwald, New York University and NBER
Martin Lettau, University of California, Berkeley and NBER
Sydney C. Ludvigson, New York University and NBER

How the Wealth Was Won: Factor Shares as Market Fundamentals
Discussant: Andrea L. Eisfeldt, University of California, Los Angeles and NBER
2:20 pm
2:30 pm
Titan Alon, University of California, San Diego
Matthias Doepke, Northwestern University and NBER
Jane Olmstead-Rumsey, London School of Economics
Michèle Tertilt, University of Mannheim

This Time It's Different: The Role of Women's Employment in a Pandemic Recession
Discussant: Stefania Albanesi, University of Miami and NBER
3:20 pm
3:40 pm
Michael Woodford, Columbia University and NBER

Effective Demand Failures and the Limits of Monetary Stabilization Policy
Discussant: Guido Lorenzoni, University of Chicago and NBER
4:30 pm