Workshop on Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity

Norges Bank, 12 and 13 June 2003

Programme and papers

Thursday 12 June

 

Session 1

William Dickens (Brookings Institution): The IWPF study (with Erica L. Groshen)

Status of the International Wage Flexibility Project After the Authors' Conference

Discussant: Steinar Holden: Comment on the International Wage Flexibility Project

 

Session 2

Jonas Agell (Stockholm University): Endogenous wage rigidity (with Helge Bennmarker)

Discussant: Tommy Sveen (Norges Bank): Endogenous wage rigidity : some comments

 

Lorenz Götte (Berkeley): Robustness and real consequences of nominal wage rigidity (with Ernst Fehr)

Discussant: Glenda Quintini

 

Friday 13 June

 

Session 3

Glenda Quintini (OECD): Nominal wage rigidity and the rate of inflation (with Steve Nickell)

Discussant: Gunnar Bårdsen (NTNU)

 

Fredrik Wulfsberg (Norges Bank): Downward nominal wage rigidity in Europe (with Steinar Holden)

Discussant: Jonas Agell

 

Session 4

Kjell Gunnar Salvanes (NHH): Downward nominal wage rigidity in Norway? (with Steinar Holden and Jan Morten Dyrstad)

Discussant: Harald Dale-Olsen (ISF)

Published 22 April 2005 09:52