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SI 2016 Macroeconomics Within and Across Borders 

Mark L. J. Wright, Mark A. Aguiar, and Patrick Kehoe, Organizers 

July 18-19, 2016 

Royal Sonesta Hotel
Skyline Rooms
40 Edwin H. Land Boulevard
Cambridge, Massachusetts



Monday, July 18

8:30 am

Coffee and pastries

9:00 am

Emmanuel Farhi, Harvard University and NBER
Matteo Maggiori, Harvard University and NBER.
A Model of the International Monetary System

Discussant: Adrien Auclert, Stanford University and NBER

10:00 am


10:15 am

Hanno Lustig, Stanford University and NBER
Adrien Verdelhan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Does Incomplete Spanning in International Financial Markets Help to Understand Exchange Rates?

11:15 am


11:30 am

Mark A. Aguiar, Princeton University and NBER
Satyajit Chatterjee, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Harold L. Cole, University of Pennsylvania and NBER
Zachary R. Stangebye, University Notre Dame
Self-Fulfilling Debt Crises, Revisited: The Art of the Desperate Deal

Discussant: Luigi Bocola, Northwestern University and NBER

12:30 pm


1:30 pm

Tarek Alexander Hassan, University of Chicago and NBER
Thomas Mertens, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Tony Zhang, University of Chicago
Currency Manipulation

Discussant:  Jesse Schreger, Harvard Business School and NBER

2:30 pm


2:45 pm

Christopher House, University of Michigan and NBER
Christian Proebsting, University of Michigan
Linda Tesar, University of Michigan and NBER
Austerity in the Aftermath of the Great Recession

3:45 pm


4:00 pm

Anmol P. Bhandari, University of Minnesota
David Evans, University of Oregon
Mikhail Golosov, Princeton University and NBER
Thomas J. Sargent, New York University and NBER
Fiscal Policy and Debt Management with Incomplete Markets

Ivan Werning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

5:00 pm


Tuesday, July 19

8:30 am

Coffee and pastries

9:00 am

Oleg Itskhoki, Princeton University and NBER
Dmitry Mukhin, Princeton University
Exchange Rate Disconnect in General Equilibrium

Discussant:  Ariel Burstein, University of California at Los Angeles and NBER

9:50 am


10:05 am

Rohan Pitchford, Australian National University
Mark L. J. Wright, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and NBER
Restructuring the Sovereign Debt Restructuring Mechanism

Discussant:  Alessandro Dovis, Pennsylvania State University and NBER

10:55 am


11:10 am

Manuel Amador, University of Minnesota and NBER
Javier Bianchi, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and NBER
Luigi Bocola, Northwestern University and NBER
Fabrizio Perri, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Exchange Rates and the Central Bank Balance Sheet

Discussant:  Gita Gopinath, Harvard University and NBER

12:00 n

Adjourn and lunch