Research seminars 2016
Monday 18 January, 11:30-12:30
Paul Romer (New York University)
Title: “The trouble with macroeconomics”
Tuesday 19 January, 14:00-15:00
Robert C. Merton (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Title: “Measuring The Connectedness of the Financial System: Implications for Systemic Risk Measurement and Management”
Tuesday 25 January, 14:00-15:00
Michelle Lenza (European Central Bank)
Title: "Priors for the long run"
Monday 1 February, 11:30-12:30
Cars Hommes (University of Amsterdam)
Title: "Managing Self-organization of Expectations through Monetary Policy: A Macro Experiment"
Monday 8 February, 11:30-12:30
Allesandro Barattieri (Collegio Carlo Alberto and ESG UQAM)
Title: "Banks interconnectivity and leverage"
Monday 15 February, 11:30-12:30
Thijs van Rens (University of Warwick)
Title: "Occupational Mobility and Mismatch Unemployment"
Monday 22 February, 11:30-12:30
Jean Pierre Urbain (Maastricht University)
Title: "A Focused Information Criterion for Locally Misspecified Autoregressive Models"
Monday 29 February, 11:30-12:30
Filippo Ferroni (Joint Research Centre, European Commission)
Title: "Fundamental shock selection in DSGE models"
Monday 7 March, 11:30-12:30
Tore Ellingsen (Stockholm School of Economics)
Title: "Bubbles, Crises, and Public Debt"
Thursday 17 March, 13:00-14:00
Guglielmo Caporale (Brunel University)
Title: "Macro news and stock returns in the euro area: a VAR-GARCH-in-mean analysis"
Monday 21 March, 11:30-12:30
Mathias Hoffmann (University of Zurich)
Title: "Holes in the Dike: the global savings glut, U.S. house prices and the long shadow of banking deregulation"
Tuesday 5 April, 13:30-14:30
Juan Rubio Ramirez (Emory University)
Title: "The Systematic Component of Monetary Policy in SVARs: An Agnostic Identification Procedure"
Monday 11 April, 11:30-12:30
Thomas Steger (University of Leipzig)
Title: "Das House-Kapital: A Theory of the Wealth-to-Income Ratio"
Monday 18 April, 11:30-12:30
Johannes Pfeifer (University of Mannheim)
Title: "Does austerity pay off?"
Monday 25 April, 11:30-12:30
James Mitchell (University of Warwick)
Title: "What univariate models tell us about multivariate macroeconomic models"
Monday 2 May, 11:30-12:30
Robert Vifguson (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)
Title: "The Correlation of Oil and Equity Prices: The Role of the Zero Lower Bound"
Monday 9 May, 11:30-12:30
Vincent Sterk (University College London)
Title: "The dark corners of the labor market"
Monday 23 May, 11:30-12:30
Omar Rachedi (Bank of Spain)
Title: "Structural Transformation, Services Deepening, and the Transmission of Monetary Policy"
Monday 30 May, 11:30-12:30
Roberto Chang (Rutgers University)
Title: "Financial Frictions and Unconventional Monetary Policy in Emerging Markets"
Monday 6 June, 11:30-12:30
Marianne Verdier (Université Paris 2 Panthéon Assas)
Title: "The Role of Merchants' Pass-Through in Payment Platform Markets"
Monday 20 June, 11:30-12:30
Darrell Duffie (Stanford University)
Title: "An assessment of post-crisis regulation, focusing on a comparison of the impacts on banks and capiral markets"
Monday 15 August, 11:30-12:30
Geert Peersman (Ghent University)
Title: "Macroeconomic Effects of Disruptions in Global Food Commodity Markets: Evidence for the United States"
Monday 22 August, 11:30-12:30
Alfred Haug (University of Otago)
Title: "What are the effects of oil price shocks on the real exchange rates of oil exporting countries? A nonlinear smooth-transition approach"
Monday 29 August, 11:30-12:30
Benjamin Moll (Princeton)
Title: "Monetary policy according to HANK"
Tuesday 6 September, 13:00-13:50
David Berger (Northwestern University)
Title: "House prices and consumer spending"
Tuesday 6 September, 14:00-14:50
Andrea Ajello (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)
Title: "Financial stability and optimal interest-rate policy"
Wednesday 7 September, 11:30-12:30
Johannes Wieland (University of California, San Diego)
Title: "Secular labor reallocation and business cycles"
Monday 26 September, 11:30-12:30
Marie Hoerova (European Central Bank)
Thursday 29 September, 11:30-12:30
Eric Swanson (University of California, Irvine)
Title: "Measuring the Effect of Federal Reserve Forward Guidance and Asset Purchases on Financial Markets"
Monday 3 October , 11:30-12:30
Hiroatsu Tanaka (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)
Title: "Equilibrium Yield Curves and the Interest Rate Lower Bound"
Monday 10 October , 11:30-12:30
(Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance)
Monday 17 October , 11:30-12:30
Christian Wagner (Copenhagen Business School)
Title: "Does Central Bank Tone Move Asset Prices?"
Monday 24 October , 11:30-12:30
Francesco Zanetti (University of Oxford)
Title: "Asymmetries in labor market fluctuations"
Monday 31 October, 11:30-12:30
Shengxing Zhang(London School of Economics)
Title: "Turnover liquidity and the transmission of monetary policy"
Monday 14 November, 11:30-12:30
John Dagsvik (Statistisk Sentralbyrå)
Title: "Labor supply and two-sided matching markets"
Monday 21 November, 11:30-12:30
Roy Zilberman (University of Lancaster)
Monday 28, November, 11:30-12:30
Torfinn Harding (Norwegian School of Economics)
Title: "Boom Goes The Price: Giant resource discoveries and real exchange rate appreciation"
Monday 5 December, 11:30-12:30
Per Mykland (University of Chicago)
Title: "Pre-Averaging and Robust Estimators of the Efficient Price"
Monday 12 December, 11:30-12:30
Mathias Trabandt (Freie Universität Berlin)
Title: "Fiscal multipliers in a non-linear world"