UCSD Macro Lunch
Mondays from 11:30 to 12:30pm in TBA.
Oct 3 - Johannes Wieland presents TBA
Oct 10 - Yifei Lyu presents "Accounting for the Declining Economic Effects of Oil Price Shocks"
Oct 17 - Wenbin Wu presents "Monetary Policy, Durable Goods and Nominal Rigidity" (practice job talk)
Oct 24 - Emilien Gouin-Bonenfant presents "Worker Churning, Income Risk and Cross-Sectional Mobility"
Oct 31 - Xu Zhang presents TBA
Nov 7 - Eul Noh presents "Time-Varying Risk from Financial Intermediaries"
Nov 14 - Ying Feng presents "Firm Learning and Misallocation Dynamics"
Nov 21 - Olga Denislamova presents TBA
Nov 28 - Shihan Xie presents "Monetary Policy Shocks, Local Housing Prices, and Employment"
UCSD Macro Reading Group
Mondays from 3:00pm to 4:00pm in SH 244
Topic 1: Models of Technology Diffusion
Oct 3 Daniela Vidart presents "Equilibrium Imitation and Growth" by Perla and Tonetti, JPE 2014
Oct 10 Olga Denislamova presents "Knowledge Growth and the Allocation of Time" by Lucas and Moll, JPE 2014
Oct 17 Tara Sullivan presents "The Global Diffusion of Ideas" by Buera and Oberfield
Oct 24 Xiao Ma presents "An Assignment Model of Knowledge Diffusions and Income Inequality" by Luttmer
Topic 2: Housing and the Macroeconomy
Oct 31 No meeting
Nov 7 Shihan Xie presents "House Prices and Consumer Spending" by Berger, Guerrieri, Lorenzoni, Vavra, 2016
Nov 14 - Wes Howden presents "Macroeconomic Implications of Housing Wealth, Housing Finance, and Limited Risk-Sharing in General Equilibrium", by Favilukis, Ludvigson, Van Nieuwerburgh. JPE 2015
Nov 21 - Wendy Zeng presents "Consumption and House Prices in the Great Recession: Model Meets Evidence" by Kaplan, Mitman and Violante, 2016
Nov 28 - Daniel Leff presents "Financial Frictions, Asset Prices, and the Great Recession" by Huo and Rios-Rull, 2016
Mar 28 - Marianna Kudlyak (Richmond Fed) presents "Estimating Matching Efficiency with Variable Search Effort" (joint with Andreas Hornstein)
Apr 4 - Eul Noh present "State-Dependent Effects of Government Spending: A Markov Regime-Switching Approach"
Apr 11 - Wenbin Wu presents "Durable Goods, Monetary Policy and Nominal Rigidity"
Apr 18 - Yifei Lyu presents "The Macroeconomic Effects of Oil Price Shocks: Are We Sure the 2000s Are Different?
Apr 25 - Shixan Xie presents "Monetary Policy Shocks, Regional House Prices and Employment"
May 2 - Daniela Vidart presents "Labor Informality and the Business Cycle in Latin America"
May 9 - Xu Zhang presents "Measuring the Effect of Forward Guidance in a Macroeconomic Model" /
Asad Dossani presents "Central Bank Press Conferences and Currency Risk Aversion"
May 16 - Jessie Wang presents "Hire or Care: The Aggregate Implication of Elderly Care on Household Labor Supply”
May 23 - Ying Feng presents "Firm Learning and Misallocation Dynamics"
Sep 29 - Olga Denislamova presents “The Cyclical Behavior of Equilibrium Unemployment and Vacancies” (2005) by Robert Shimer
Oct 6 - Ying Feng presents “Efficient Search on the Job and the Business Cycle” (2011) by Guido Menzio and Shouyong Shi
Oct 13 - Nels Lind presents "Good Booms, Bad Booms" by Gary Gorton and Guillermo Ordonez
Oct 20 - Daniela Vidart presents "Exogenous versus Endogenous Separation" (2012) by Shigeru Fujita and Garey Ramey
Oct 27 - Wendy Zeng presents "Do Matching Frictions Explain Unemployment? Not in Bad Times" (2014) by Pascal Michaillat
Nov 3 - Shihan Xie presents "On the Robustness of Monetary Policy Identification Methods"
Nov 10 - Leland Farmer presents "Estimating a DSGE Model with Endogenous Long Run Risk using Macroeconomic and Financial Data"
Nov 17 - Erin Wolcott presents "The Race Between Man and Machine: Implications of Technology for Growth, Factor Shares and Employment" by Acemoglu and Restrepo
Nov 24 - Jessie Wang presents "The Aggregate Implication of the Aging Baby Boomer Generation on Household Labor Supply”
Dec 1 - Wenbin Wu presents "The Aggregate Effects of Sales"
Jul 23 - Ellen McGrattan, Univ. Minnesota, "On Financing Retirement with an Aging Population" (with Ed Prescott)
Jul 30 - David Lagakos, UCSD, "Average Hours Worked in the Cross-Section of Countries" (with Nicola Fuchs-Schuendeln, Alex Bick)
Aug 6 - Sungje Byun, UCSD, "A New Volatility Forecasting Framework: Panel-ARCH"
Aug 13 - Larry Schmidt, UCSD, "Climbing and Falling off the Ladder: Asset Pricing Implications of Labor Market Event Risk"
Aug 20 - Carola Binder, UC Berkeley, "Consumer Inflation Uncertainty and the Macroeconomy: Evidence from a New Micro-Level Measure"
Aug 27 - No meeting
Sep 3 - Stephie Fried, UCSD, "Carbon Taxes, Innovation and Oil Shocks: A Quantitative Macroeconomic Analysis"
Sep 10 - Leland Farmer, UCSD, "Pockets of Predictability" (with Allan Timmerman and Larry Schmidt)
Sep 17 - Koji Takahashi, UCSD, "Real Effects of the End of Bank-Borrower Relationships: Evidence from Loan-Level Data
Sep 24 - Nels Lind, UCSD, "Identification, Indeterminacy, and a Monetary Policy Trap"
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