Research seminars 2009
- Monday 19 January
Kjell Nyborg, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration
"The Price of Liquidity: Bank Characteristics and Market Conditions"
- Monday 26 January
Dimitrios Tsomocos, Univ. of Oxford
"The Optimal Monetary Instrument for Prudential Purposes"
- Wednesday 4 February
Eugene White, Rutgers University
"The Great American Real Estate Bubble of the 1920s: Causes and Consequences"
- Wednesday 18 February
Michiel de Pooter, Federal Reserve Board
“Correlation in Turbulent Times”
- Monday 2 March
Raf Wouters, National Bank of Belgium
"Estimating a medium-scale DSGE model with expectations based on small forecasting models"
- Monday 9 March
Henrik Borchgrevink, University of Oslo
"What case should you bring to court to alter precedent in your favour - a strong or a weak case?"
- Monday 16 March
Junior Maih, Norges Bank
"Conditional forecasts in DSGE models"
- Tuesday 24 March
Atif Mian, Chicago GSB
"The Political Economy of the U.S. Mortgage Default Crisis"
- Monday 30 March
Michael Krause, Deutsche Bundesbank
"Wage Dynamics in Europe and the United States"
- Monday 4 May
Alexander Kriwoluzky, EUI
"Preannouncement and timing. The effect of a government expenditure shock"
- Monday 11 May
Katrin Rabitsch, Central European University
"Capital liberalization and the US external imbalance"
- Wednesday 13 May
Alexander Wolman, Richmond Fed
- Monday 18 May
Helmut Lütkepohl, EUI
"Structural Vector Autoregressions with Markov Switching"
- Monday 25 May
Hans Dewachter, University of Leuven
"Extended Macro-Finance Models of the Yield Curve"
- Tuesday 2 June
Peter Stella, IMF
"The Federal Reserve System Balance Sheet – What Happened and Why it Matters"
- Monday 8 June
Antonella Trigari, Bocconi University
"Interpreting Wage Cyclicality of New Hires"
- Monday 15 June
Ricardo Nunes, FED Board of Governors and Davide Debertoli, University of California San Diego
"The macroeconomic effects of external pressures on monetary policy"
- Tuesday 16 June
Bruce Mizrach, Rutgers University
"Jump and Cojump Risk in Subprime Home Eduity Derivatives"
- Wednesday 17 June
Kaiji Chen, University of Oslo
“Financial Frictions on Capital Allocation: A Transmission Mechanism of TFP Fluctuations”
- Monday 22 June
Francesco Zanetti, Bank of England
"Labor market reform and price stability: an application to the Euro Area"
- Wednesday 24 June 11.30 - 12.30
Anamaria Pieschacon, Stanford University
"Oil Booms and Their Impact Through Fiscal Policy"
- Monday 29 June
Carsten Trenkler, University of Mannheim
"Codependence in Error Correction Adjustment"
- Wednesday 9 September
John Leahy, New York University
“Monetary Policy and Asset Prices (revisited)”
- Monday 14 September
Carlo Altavilla, University of Naples
“The Effects of Monetary Policy on Unemployment Dynamics Under Model Uncertainty: Evidence from the US and the Euro Area”
- Monday 21 September
Kimmo Soramaki, Helsinki Uni. of Technology
"Is network theory the best hope for regulating systemic risk?"
- Monday 28 September
Massimo Guidolin, St. Louis Fed
"Regime Shifts in Empirical Pricing Kernels: A Mixture CAPM"
- Monday 05 October
Elmar Mertens, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
"Commitments, Discreetnes and Discretion of Policymakers with Private Information"
- Wednesday 07 October
Thijs Van Rens, CREI-UPF
The Vanishing Procyclicality of Labor Productivity
- Monday 12 October
Marc Flandreau, CEPR and The Graduate Institute, Geneva
- Monday 19 October
Carlos Carvalho, New York Fed
"Sectoral Price Facts in a Sticky-Price Model"
- Thursday 22 October 11.30–12.30
Ulf Söderström, Sveriges Riksbank
”Estimating potential output in a modern business cycle model”.
- Monday 26 October
Richard Priestley, Norwegian School of Management
"Real Investment and Risk Dynamics"
- Monday 02 November
Stefan Schmitz, Austrian Central Bank
"Examining Stability of the Interbank Payment System – Austrian Evidence"
- Monday 09 November
Gernot Doppelhofer, NHH
"Determinants of Financial Crises"
- Monday 16 November
Kristina Molnar, NHH and Norges Bank
"Surveys and Econometricians. When can surveys beat econometricians in forecasting inflation?"
- Monday 23 November
Michael Elsby, Univ. of Michigan
"Unemployment Dynamics in the OECD"
- Monday 30 November
Steven Ongena, Tiburg University
"Credit Availability: Identifying Balance-Sheet Channels with Loan Applications and Granted Loans"
- Monday 14 December
Erlend Nier, IMF
"Financial stability frameworks and the role of central banks - Lessons from the crisis"