Macroeconomics Workshops

Spring 2018

All seminars are held in Oak 337 unless otherwise noted.

Date

Time

Presenter 

Paper Title

Host

1/24/2018 2:30 – 4:00 Michael Lorenzo
(UConn)
“Pricing to Market, Home Bias in Consumption and Current Account in the Euro Area”
1/31/2018 2:30 – 4:00 Aaron Cooke
(UConn)
“Houses Divided: a Model of Intergenerational Transfers, Differential Fertility and Wealth Inequality”
2/7/2018 No Seminar
2/14/2018 2:30 – 4:00
2/21/2018 2:30 – 4:00
2/28/2018 2:30 – 4:00 David Wiczer
(Stony Brook)
“The Disability Option: Labor Market Dynamics with Macroeconomic and Health Risks” Jackie Zhao
3/7/2018 2:30 – 4:00  Student Presentations
3/14/2018 Spring Recess
3/21/2018 No Seminar Due to AGES Distinguished Lecture
3/28/2018 2:30 – 4:00 Eric Young
(University of Virginia)
“Mobility” Jackie Zhao
4/4/2018 2:30 – 4:00  Kevin Huang
(Vanderbilt)
“Fiscal Stimulus, Forward Monetary Guidance, and the Liquidity Trap – Implications for State-Dependent Government Spending Multiplier”  Jackie Zhao
4/11/2018 2:30 – 4:00 Stefania Garetto
(Boston University)
“To Branch or Not to Branch? A Quantitative Evaluation of the Consequences of Global Banks’ Organization” Kanda Naknoi
4/18/2018 2:30 – 4:00 Toshihiko Mukoyama
(Georgetown / University of Virginia)
Hyun Lee
4/25/2018 2:30 – 4:00 Munseob Lee
(UC San Diego GPS)
Hyun Lee

Fall 2017

Date

Time

Presenter 

Paper Title

Host

9/14/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Ponpoje Porapakkarm
(GRIPS)
 “The Lifetime Costs of Bad Health” Jackie Zhao
9/21/2017 3:30 – 5:00 “Exporting Uncertainty: The Impact of Brexit on Corporate America” Patricia Ritter / Hyun Lee
9/28/2017
No Seminar due to Philip E. Austin Chair Lecture
10/12/2017 3:30 – 5:00
(Richmond Fed)
 “Stock Market Participation: The Role of Human Capital” Jackie Zhao
10/19/2017 3:30 – 5:00
(Yeshiva)
 “Mortgage Market Distortions from Mispricing During the Boom: Evidence from Insurance Premiums” Jackie Zhao
11/2/2017 3:30 – 5:00
Corina Boar
(Princeton / NYU)
“Dynastic Precautionary Savings” Hyun Lee
11/9/2017 3:30 – 5:00
(LSU)
“Local Growth and Convergence in India” Hyun Lee
11/16/2017 3:30 – 5:00
(Dallas Fed) 
 “Demographics and the Evolution of Global Imbalances”  Kanda Naknoi
11/23/2017 Thanksgiving Day
11/30/2017 3:30 – 5:00
Aaron Cooke
(UConn)
 “Taxing the Dead: An Analysis of Intergenerational Transfers and Levies”
12/7/2017 3:30 – 5:00
(Iowa State)
 “The Elasticity of Intergenerational Substitution, Parental Altruism, and Fertility Choice”  Jackie Zhao

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