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Past seminars

DateTimeEventVenue
30 Nov 2020 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis (UAB and Barcelona GSE)

"A Quantitative Theory of the HIV Epidemic: Education, Risky Sex and Asymmetric Learning" (with Christian Aleman and Daniela Iorio)

Online
23 Nov 2020 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Pascual Restrepo (Boston University)

"Task Displacement and Wage Inequality" (joint with Daron Acemoglu)

Online
16 Nov 2020 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Matthew Rognlie (Northwestern University)

"Micro Jumps, Macro Humps: Monetary Policy and Business Cycles in an Estimated HANK Model" (with Adrien Auclert and Ludwig Straub

Online
9 Nov 2020 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Kaiji Chen (Emory University)

“Aggregate and distributional impacts of LTV policy: Evidence from China’s micro data” (with Qing Wang, Tong Xu and Tao Zha)

Online
26 Oct 2020 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Nicola Pavoni (Bocconi University)

"Optimal Delegation and Information Transmission under Limited Awareness, with an Application to Financial Intermediation" (joint with Sarah Auster)

Online
19 Oct 2020 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Ernest Liu (Princeton University)

"International Friends and Enemies" (joint with Benny Kleinman and Stephen Redding)

Online
12 Oct 2020 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Virgiliu Midrigan (New York University)

"Efficient Redistribution" (joint with Corina Boar)

Online
5 Oct 2020 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Nezih Guner (CEMFI)

"Rethinking the Welfare State" (joint with Remzi Kaygusuz and Gustavo Ventura)

Online
28 Sep 2020 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Stephen Terry (Boston University)

"Real Credit Cycles" (joint with Pedro Bodarlo, Nicola Gennaioli and Andrei Shleifer)

Online
21 Sep 2020 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Francisco Buera (Washington University)

"Big Push in Distorted Economics" (joint with Yongseok Shin, Hugo Hopenhayn, Nicholas Trachter)

Online
8 Jun 2020 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM

Anna Cieslak (Duke University)

"Common Shocks in Stocks and Bonds"

Online
9 Mar 2020 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Jan Eeckhout (Pompeu Fabra)

"Quantifying Market Power and Wage Inequality"

GC305
3 Feb 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Devaki Ghose (University of Virginia)

"Trade, Internal Migration, and Human Capital: Who Gains from India's IT Boom?"

GC305
29 Jan 2020 2:45 PM - 4:15 PM

Vladimir Smirnyagin (University of Minnesota)

"Compositional Nature of Firm Growth and Aggregate Fluctuations [PDF 2,262KB]"

GC305
24 Jan 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

John Spray (University of Cambridge)

"Search Externalities in Firm-to-Firm Trade"

GC305
20 Jan 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Alessandro Ferrari (European University Institute)

"Global Value Chains and the Business Cycle [PDF 1,827KB]"

GC305
13 Jan 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Felipe Alves (New York University)

"Job Ladder and Business Cycles"

GC305
9 Dec 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Thomas Pugh (Bank of Canada)

'Wealth and Mobility: Returns, Discount Factors and Superstars'.

GC305
2 Dec 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Claudio Michelacci (EIEF)

"The Extensive Margin of Aggregate Consumption Demand" (joint with Andrea Pozzi and Luigi Paciello)

GC305
25 Nov 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Sushant Acharya (NY Fed)

"Understanding HANK: Insights from a PRANK" (joint with Keshav Dogra)

GC305
18 Nov 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Antonia Diaz (Universidad Carlos III)

"Housing prices and credit constraints in competitive search" (joint with Belén Jerez, and Juan P. Rincón-Zapatero)

GC305
11 Nov 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Morris Davis (Rutgers)

"The Long-Run Effects of Low-Income Housing on Neighborhood Composition" (joint with Jesse Gregory and Daniel A. Hartley)

GC305
28 Oct 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

John Knowles (Simon Fraser University)

"Savings and Attitudes: An Intergenerational Analysis" (joint with Andy Postlewaite)

GC305
21 Oct 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Joseba Martinez (LBS)

"Automation, Growth and Factor Shares"

GC305
14 Oct 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

John Van Reenen (LSE)

“The Fall of the labor share and the rise  of superstar firms”

GC305
30 Sep 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Albert Marcet (UCL)

"Optimal Policy with General Signal Extraction" (joint with Esther Hauk and Andrea Lanteri)

GC305
12 Jun 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Berthold Herrendorf (Arizona State)

"Structural Change in Investment and Consumption-A Unified Analysis" (joint with Richard Rogerson and Akos Valentinyi)

GC305
20 May 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Andrés Rodríguez-Clare (Berkeley)

"The Textbook Case for Industrial Policy: A Quantitative Exploration" (joint with Dominick Bartelme, Arnaud Costinot and Dave Donaldso)

GC305
13 May 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Refet Gurkaynak (Bilkent)

"Missing Events in Event Studies: Identifying the Effects of Partially-Measured News Surprises" (joint with Burcin Kisacikoglu and Jonathan H. Wright)

GC305
25 Mar 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Peter Neary (Oxford)

"Gravity without Apologies: The Science of Elasticities, Distance, and Trade"

GC305
18 Mar 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Moritz Kuhn (Bonn)

"Which Ladder to Climb? Evidence on wages of workers, jobs, and plants" (joint with Christian Bayer)

GC305
11 Mar 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Rigas Oikonomou (Université Catholique de Louvain)

"Union Debt Management"

GC305
4 Mar 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Matthias Doepke (Northwestern)

"Employment Protection, Investment in Job-Specific Skills, and Inequality Trends in the United States and Europe (joint with Ruben Gaetani) [PDF 359KB]"

GC305
3 Dec 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

B Ravikumar (St Louis Fed)

"Capital Accumulation and Dynamic Gains from Trade"

GC305
26 Nov 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Timo Boppart (IIES Stockholm)

"A theory of falling growth and rising rents"

GC305
12 Nov 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Benjamin Moll (Princeton)

"Saving Behavior Across the Wealth Distribution" (joint with Andreas Fagereng, Martin Holm and Gisle Natvik)

GC305
8 Nov 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Tommaso Porzio (UC San Diego)

"Labor Reallocation and Convergence: Evidence from East Germany"

GC305
5 Nov 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Ludwig Straub (Harvard)

"Consumption, Savings, and the Distribution of Permanent Income"

GC305
8 Oct 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Todd Schoellman (Minneapolis Fed)

"Labor Market Flows and Development [PDF 2,364KB]"

GC305
1 Oct 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Klaus Adam (Mannheim)

"Leaning Against Housing Prices as Robustly Optimal Monetary Policy" (joint with Michael Woodford)

GC305
11 Jun 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Benjamin Born (University of Bonn)

“The Costs of Economic Nationalism: Evidence from the Brexit Experiment”

GC601
4 Jun 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Philippe Aghion (Harvard University)

Title: TBA

GC305
21 May 2018 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Vincenzo Quadrini (University of Southern California)

"Banks Interconnectivity and Leverage" (joint with Laura Moretti and Alessandro Barattieri)

GC305
14 May 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Dirk Krueger (University of Pennsylvania)

"Intergenerational Redistribution in the Great Recession"

GC305
26 Mar 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Adrien Auclert (Stanford University)

"The Intertemporal Keynesian Cross" (joint with Matthew Rognlie and Ludwig Straub)

GC103
5 Mar 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Jaume Ventura (CREI)

"Monetary Policy for a Bubbly World"

GC103
26 Feb 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Josep Pijoan-Mas (Cemfi)

"Investment Demand and Structural Change" (with Manuel Garcia-Santana and Lucciano Villacorta)

GC103
6 Feb 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Yu Zheng (City University of Hong Kong)

"The Price of Growth: Consumption Insurance in China 1989-2009 [PDF 797KB]" (joint with Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis)

GC305
5 Feb 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Elena Gerko (London Business School)

"Expectations and Monetary Policy"

GC305
23 Jan 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Florin Bilbiie (Paris School of Economics)

"A Catch-22 for Hank Models: No Puzzles, No Amplification"

GC305
10 Jan 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Tim Lee (Toulouse School of Economics)

"Horizontal and Vertical Polarization: Task-Specific Technological Change in a Multi-Sector Economy"

GC305
11 Dec 2017 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Franck Portier (University College London)

"Putting the Cycle Back into Business Cycle Analysis"

GC305
13 Nov 2017 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Wouter den Haan (LSE)

"Agnostic structural disturbances: Detecting and reducing misspecification in macroeconomic models" (joint with Thomas Drechsel)

GC601
30 Oct 2017 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Axelle Ferriere (European University Institute)

"The Heterogeneous Effects of Government Spending: It’s All about Taxes" (joint with Gaston Navarro)

GC601
23 Oct 2017 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Akos Valentinyi (University of Manchester)

"Structural Change within the Service Sector and the Future of Baumol's Disease"

GC601
9 Oct 2017 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Martin Uribe / Stephanie Schmitt-Grohe (Columbia University)

"The Neo-Fisher Effect in the United States and Japan"

GC601
18 May 2017 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Keith Kuester (University of Bonn)
"Doves for the Rich, Hawks for the Poor? Distributional Consequences of Monetary Policy"

GC601
27 Apr 2017 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Kurt Mitman (Stockholm University)
"The Fiscal Multiplier"

GC601
23 Mar 2017 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Francisco Gomes (London Business School)
Title: TBA

GC601
6 Mar 2017 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Mathias Trabandt (Freie Universitat Berlin)
"Should We Use Linearized Models To Calculate Fiscal Multipliers?"

GC305
8 Dec 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Ricardo Reis (London School of Economics)
"Achieving Price Stability by Manipulating the Central Bank's Payment on Reserves"

W316
5 Dec 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Joao Cocco (London Business School)
"Expenditures and financial well-being [PDF 298KB]"

W316
29 Sep 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM Paul Klein (Stockholm University)
"Making a Miracle: Ireland 1980-2005"
W316
20 Jun 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Serdar Ozkan (University of Toronto)
"What Do Data on Millions of U.S. Workers Reveal about Life-Cycle Earnings Risk?"

W316
13 Jun 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Ludovic Renou (University of Essex)
"Revealed Preferences over Risk and Uncertainty"

W316
6 Jun 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Vasco Carvalho (University of Cambridge)
"Supply Chain Disruptions: Evidence from the Great East Japan Earthquake"

W316
23 May 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Yoram Halevy (University of British Columbia)
"Parametric Recovery of Preferences: Theory and Experiments"

W316
19 May 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Leonardo Melosi (Chicago FED)
"Signaling Effects of Monetary Policy"

W316
11 Apr 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Etienne Wasmer (Sciences Po)
"Capital is Heterogeneous: tax Land rather than Wealth and Investment"

W316
7 Apr 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Alessandro Mennuni (University of Southampton)
"Liquidity as a residual store of value"

W316
21 Mar 2016 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Matteo Cervellati (University of Bologna)
"Malaria Risk and Civil Violence: A Disaggregated Analysis for Africa"

W316
23 Nov 2015 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Christian Bayer (University of Bonn)
"Precautionary Savings, Illiquid Assets, and the Aggregate Consequences of Shocks to Household Income Risk [PDF 1,385KB]"

W316
19 Nov 2015 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Lien Laureys (Bank of England)
"Optimal monetary policy in the presence of human capital depreciation during unemployment"

W316
19 Oct 2015 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Marcus Hagedorn (University of Oslo)
"Demand Stimulus, Inflation and Marginal Costs: Empirical Evidence"

W316
16 Mar 2015 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Gianluca Benigno (LSE)
"Stagnation Traps"

W316
24 Nov 2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Victor Rios Rull (University of Minnesota)
"Financial frictions, asset prices and the great recession"

W316
20 Nov 2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Mariya Teteryatnikova (University of Vienna)

"Stability of Networks with Continuous Stream of Payoffs: A Theory and Experiment"

W316
10 Nov 2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Manolis Galenianos (Royal Holloway)
Title: TBA

W316
19 May 2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Hamish Low (University of Cambridge)

Title: TBA

W316
12 May 2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Mariacristina De Nardi

Title: TBA

W316