2009 Seminars

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, January 8, 2009

Connan Snider | University of Minnesota

Predatory Incentives and Predation Policy: The American Airlines Case

Bag Lunch Seminar

Friday, January 30, 2009

Guillermo Ordonez | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Larger Crises, Slower Recoveries: The Asymmetric Effects of Financial Frictions

Bag Lunch Seminar

Friday, February 13, 2009

Minjung Park | University of Minnesota

An Empirical Model of Subprime Mortgage Default from 2000 to 2007

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, February 26, 2009

David Mills | Board of Governors

Default Risk and Collateral in the Absence of Commitment

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Effi Benmelech | Harvard University

Vintage Capital and Creditor Protection

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Effi Benmelech | Harvard University

The Credit Rating Crisis

Bag Lunch Seminar

Monday, April 6, 2009

Jonathan Heathcote | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Unequal We Stand: An Empirical Analysis of Economic Inequality in the United States, 1967-2006

Applied Theory Workshop

Thursday, April 30, 2009

Dean Corbae | University of Texas - Austin

Mortgage Innovation and the Foreclosure Boom
11:30 AM (Note time change)

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Costas Arkolakis | Yale University

A Unified Theory of Firm Selection and Growth

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, May 6, 2009

George-Marios Angeletos | MIT

Noisy Business Cycles

Applied Theory Workshop

Friday, May 8, 2009

David Lopez-Salido | Federal Reserve Board

Monetary Policy and the Equity Premium
11:30 AM (Note time change)

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, May 21, 2009

Guillaume Vandenbrouke | University of Iowa

The Evolution of Education: A Macroeconomic Analysis

Bag Lunch Seminar

Monday, June 1, 2009

Morris Davis | Wisconsin School of Business

Agglomeration and Productivity: New Estimates and Macroeconomic Implications

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, June 3, 2009

Miguel Molico | Bank of Canada

Monetary Policy, Short-run Dynamics, and Welfare

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

S. Boragan Aruoba | University of Maryland

Sticky Prices Versus Monetary Frictions: An Estimation of Policy Trade-offs

Bag Lunch Seminar

Monday, June 15, 2009

Larry Jones | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and University of Minnesota

Risk Sharing, Inequality and Fertility

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Galina Vereshchagina | W. P. Carey School of Business

Moral Hazard and Equilibrium Matchings in a Market for Partnerships

Applied Theory Workshop

Friday, June 19, 2009

Pete Klenow | Stanford University

Reset Price Inflation and the Impact of Monetary Policy Shocks

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

David Lagakos and Michael Waugh | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Specialization, Economic Development, and Aggregate Productivity Differences

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Andy Atkeson | University of California, Los Angeles

Limits to Innovation

Bag Lunch Seminar

Monday, August 3, 2009

Jing Zhang | University of Michigan

Duration of Sovereign Debt Renegotiation

Bag Lunch Seminar

Friday, August 7, 2009

Karen Kopecky | University of Western Ontario

The Impact of Medical and Nursing Home Expenses and Social Insurance Policies on Savings and Inequality

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Natalia Ramondo | University of Texas

Trade and Multinational Production in Risky Environments

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Christian Hellwig | UCLA

Setting The Right Prices For The Wrong Reasons

Bag Lunch Seminar

Friday, August 14, 2009

Sam Schulhofer-Wohl | Princeton University

Heterogeneity and Income Processes

Bag Lunch Seminar

Monday, August 31, 2009

Eric Weese | MIT

Political Mergers as Coalition Formation: Evidence from Japanese Municipal Amalgamations

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Viktoria Hnatkovska | University of British Columbia

International and Intra-national Real Exchange Rates: Theory and Evidence

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Dimitris Papanikolaou | Northwestern University

TBA

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Stephen Redding | London School of Business

Inequality and Unemployment in a Global Economy

Applied Theory Workshop

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Roland Benabou | Princeton University

Groupthink: Collective Delusions in Organizations and Markets

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Hernan Moscoso Boedo | University of Virginia

Financial Structure, Informality and Development

Bag Lunch Seminar

Friday, October 9, 2009

Ali Yurukoglu | Stanford University

The Welfare Effects of Bundling in Multichannel Television

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

David Atkin | Yale University

TBA

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Ananth Seshadri | University of Wisconsin-Madison

Neoclassical Miracles

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Giammario Impullitti | IMT Lucca

Trade, Firm Selection and Innovation: The Competition Channel

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Selo Imrohoroglu | Marshall School of Business, USC

Social Security, Benefit Claiming and Labor Force Participation: A Quantitative General Equilibrium Approach

Bag Lunch Seminar

Friday, October 23, 2009

Nancy Stokey | University of Chicago

Catching Up and Falling Behind

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Kevin Wiseman | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and University of Minnesota

Location, Productivity, and Trade

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Jacek Rothert | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and University of Minnesota

Endogenous Regime Switching

Bag Lunch Seminar

Monday, November 2, 2009

Jacob Short | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and University of Minnesota

Incorporated Entrepreneurs: The First Step from the Basement to Boardroom

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Oksana Leukhina | University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

The Role of Mortality in the Transmission of Knowledge

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Arnaud Costinot | MIT

New Trade Models, Same Old Gains?

Bag Lunch Seminar

Monday, November 9, 2009

Vasia Panousi | Federal Reserve Board

Capital Taxation with Entrepreneurial Risk

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Dan Lu | University of Chicago

Agglomeration Externalities and Industry Concentration Dynamics

Bag Lunch Seminar

Monday, November 16, 2009

Oleg Itskhoki | Princeton University

In Search of Real Rigidities

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Chiara Rapallini | University of Florence

Life Satisfaction and Household Production in a Collective Model: Evidence from Italy

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Mihai Manea | Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Bargaining in Stationary Networks
3:00 PM (Note time change)

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Aloisio Araujo | Instituto Nacional de Matematica Pura e Aplicada

Regulating Financial Sector when Markets are Incomplete

Bag Lunch Seminar

Monday, November 23, 2009

Constantino Hevia | World Bank

Emerging Market Fluctuations, What Makes the Difference?

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Pierre Yared | Columbia University

The Political Economy of Indirect Control

Bag Lunch Seminar

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Theodore Papageorgiou | Penn State University

Learning Your Comparative Advantages

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Kjetil Storesletten | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Rotten Parents and Disciplined Children: A Politico-Economic Theory of Public Expenditure and Debt

Applied Theory Workshop

Friday, December 4, 2009

Giuseppe Moscarini | Yale University

Non-Stationary Search Equilibrium

Bag Lunch Seminar

Monday, December 7, 2009

Loris Rubini | Arizona State University

Innovation and the Elasticity of Trade Volumes to Tariff Reductions

Bag Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Michele Boldrin | Washington University in St. Louis

Monetary Policy and Assets' Valuation

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Matt Weinzierl | Harvard Business School

Preference Heterogeneity and Optimal Commodity Taxation

Bag Lunch Seminar

Friday, December 11, 2009

Richard Hornbeck | Harvard University

Identifying Agglomeration Spillovers: Evidence from Winners and Losers of Large Plant Openings

Applied Theory Workshop

Monday, December 14, 2009

Arvind Krishnamurthy | Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

Balance Sheet Adjustment