SI 2019 International Finance and Macroeconomic Data Sources

Galina Hale and Michael W. Klein, Organizers

July 11, 2019


Royal Sonesta Hotel, Edwin H. Land Blvd., Cambridge, MA

Conference Code of Conduct

Thursday, July 11
5:15 pm
Galina Hale, University of California, Santa Cruz and NBER
Michael W. Klein, Tufts University and NBER

Introduction to IFMDS and "what's new"
5:20 pm
Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas, University of California, Berkeley and NBER
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan, University of Maryland and NBER

Introduction to ORBIS with Bureau van Dijk Q&A (slides)
6:00 pm
Matteo Maggiori, Stanford University and NBER
Brent Neiman, University of Chicago and NBER
Jesse Schreger, Columbia University and NBER
Antonio Coppola, Stanford University

Redrawing the Map of Global Capital Flows: The Role of Cross-Border Financing and Tax Havens
6:25 pm
Carola Binder, Haverford College and NBER

Political Pressure on Central Banks (slides)
6:50 pm
Jens C. Orben, Deutsche Bundesbank
Stefan Bender, Institute for Employment Research (IAB)

New Developments in the Bundesbank's Research Data and Service Center (RDSC):Linking Various Sources as a Key for Unleashing More Potential than Ever Before (slides)
7:10 pm