31st Annual Conference on Macroeconomics

Jonathan A. Parker and Martin S. Eichenbaum, Organizers

April 15-16, 2016

The Royal Sonesta Hotel

Conference Code of Conduct

Friday, April 15
Paul Beaudry, University of British Columbia and NBER
Dana S. Galizia, Carleton University
Franck Portier, University College London

Is the Macroeconomy Local Unstable, and Why Should we Care?
Òscar Jordà, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Moritz Schularick, Kiel Institute for the World Economy & Sciences Po
Alan M. Taylor, Columbia University and NBER

Macrofinancial History and the New Business Cycle Facts
Fernando E. Alvarez, University of Chicago and NBER
Francesco Lippi, LUISS Guido Carli University
Juan Passadore, International Monetary Fund

Are State and Time Dependent Models Really Different?
Jeffrey R. Campbell, University of Notre Dame
Jonas Fisher, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Alejandro Justiniano, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Leonardo Melosi, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Forward Guidance and Macroeconomic Outcomes Since the Financial Crisis
Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas, University of California, Berkeley and NBER
Thomas Philippon, New York University and NBER
Dimitri Vayanos, London School of Economics and NBER

The Analytics of the Greek Crisis