UCSD Macro Reading Group
Summer 2014 Schedule
Jul 23 - [ECON 300] - Ellen McGrattan, Univ. Minnesota, "On Financing Retirement with an Aging Population" (with Ed Prescott)
Jul 30 - [ECON 300] - David Lagakos, UCSD, "Average Hours Worked in the Cross-Section of Countries" (with Nicola Fuchs-Schuendeln, Alex Bick)
Aug 6 - [SH 244] - Sungje Byun, UCSD, "A New Volatility Forecasting Framework: Panel-ARCH"
Aug 13 - [SH 244] - Larry Schmidt, UCSD, "Climbing and Falling off the Ladder: Asset Pricing Implications of Labor Market Event Risk"
Aug 20 - [SH 244] - Carola Binder, UC Berkeley, "Consumer Inflation Uncertainty and the Macroeconomy: Evidence from a New Micro-Level Measure"
Aug 27 - [SH 244] - No meeting
Sep 3 - [SH 244] - Stephie Fried, UCSD, "Carbon Taxes, Innovation and Oil Shocks: A Quantitative Macroeconomic Analysis"
Sep 10 - [SH 244] - Leland Farmer, UCSD, "Pockets of Predictability" (with Allan Timmerman and Larry Schmidt)
Sep 17 - [SH 244] - Koji Takahashi, UCSD, "Real Effects of the End of Bank-Borrower Relationships: Evidence from Loan-Level Data
Sep 24 - [SH 244] - Nels Lind, UCSD, "Identification, Indeterminacy, and a Monetary Policy Trap"
All meetings are on Wednesdays from 12:00 to 1:00pm.
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