Macroeconomics Workshops

Fall 2020




Paper Title



09/10/2020 3:30-4:30pm Cosmin Ilut

(Duke University)

Economic Agents as Imperfect Problem Solvers Levin WebEx Link
09/17/2020 3:30-5:00pm Jonathan Adams

(Univ. of Florida)

Moderating Investment Cost Shocks under Dispersed Information Vidart WebEx Link
09/24/2020 3:30-5:00pm Santiago Caicedo


Unwilling to Train? Firm Responses to the Colombian Apprenticeship Regulation Vidart WebEx Link
10/01/2020 3:30-5:00pm Guillaume Vandenbroucke

(St. Louis Fed)

Technology Adoption and Mortality Vidart WebEx Link
10/15/2020 3:30-5:00pm Don Koh

(Univ. of Arkansas)

Working from a Distance: Productivity Dispersion and Labor Reallocation Vidart WebEx Link
10/22/2020 3:30-4:30pm Peter Rupert

(UC Santa Barbara)

Labor Markets during Pandemics Zhao WebEx Link
10/29/2020 3:30-5:00pm Maarten Meeuwis

(Wash. U. St. Louis)

Wealth Fluctuations and Risk Preferences: Evidence from U.S. Investor Portfolios Levin WebEx Link
11/12/2020 3:30-5:00pm Kristina Sargent


When do Workers Prefer Open Borders? Vidart WebEx Link
11/19/2020 3:30 – 5:00pm Umesh Ghimire


The Impact of Health Inequality on Wealth Inequality Practice Job Talk WebEx Link
12/03/2020 3:30-5:00pm Victoria Gregory

(St. Louis Fed)

Vidart WebEx Link


Spring 2020





Paper Title


01/22/2020 Simon Alder


Political Distortions and Infrastructure Networks in China: A Quantitative Spatial Equilibrium Analysis Job Talk
01/23/2020 Shuo Liu


Dealers’ Search Intensity in U.S. Corporate Bond Markets Job Talk
01/31/2020 Carter Braxton


Technological Change and the Consequences of Job Loss Job Talk
02/05/2020 Daniela Vidart


Human Capital, Female Employment and Electricity: Evidence from the Early 20th Century United States Job Talk
02/26/2020 Vladimir Smirnyagin


Compositional Nature of Firm Growth and Aggregate Fluctuations Job Talk
03/18/2020 Spring Break
03/25/2020 Peter Rupert

(UC Santa Barbara)

TBA (postponed) Zhao
04/01/2020 Marla Ripoll

(U of Pittsburgh)

TBA (postponed) Zhao
04/08/2020 Zheng Liu

(SF Fed)

TBA (postponed) Zhao
04/22/2020 Gustavo Ventura

(Arizona State)

TBA (postponed) Zhao
04/29/2020 Liang Wang

(Univ. of Hawaii at Manoa/Atlanta Fed)

TBA (postponed) Zhao

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