Lessons from Financial Crisis for Monetary Policy

October 18-19, 2013

Intercontinental Hotel, Boston MA

Conference Code of Conduct

Friday, October 18
Lawrence Christiano, Northwestern University and NBER
Martin Eichenbaum, Northwestern University and NBER
Mathias Trabandt, Goethe University Frankfurt

Understanding the Great Recession
Lars E. O. Svensson, Stockholm School of Economics and NBER

Forward Guidance as a Monetary Policy Tool in Theory and Practice: The Swedish Experience
Olivier Coibion, University of Texas at Austin and NBER
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, University of California, Berkeley and NBER

Is the Phillips Curve Alive and Well After All? Inflation Expectations and the Missing Disinflation
Jordi Gali, CREI and NBER
Luca Gambetti, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona

The Effects of Monetary Policy on Asset Price Bubbles: Some Evidence