Spring 2017

Calendar for the Spring 2016 semester.
Wednesdays 12:15 - 1:15 in room #736.

1 - February 1
Do Firms Mitigate or Magnify Capital Misallocation? Evidence from Plant-
Level Data (paper)        by 
Matthias Kehrig and Nicolas Vincent
presented by Tomas G Dominguez-Iino
2 - February 8
A Plucking Model of Business Cycles (paper)        by Stephane Dupraz, Emi Nakamura and Jon Steinsson
presented by Seb Graves

3 - February 15
Consumption and House Prices in the Great Recession        by Greg Kaplan, Kurt Mitman, and Giovanni L. Violante
presented by Will Gamber

4 - February 22
Michelson-Morley, Occam and Fisher: The Radical Implications of Stable Inflation at Near-Zero Interest Rates (paper)        by John Cochrane
presented by Matias Covarrubias

5 - March 1
Credit Growth and the Financial Crisis: A New Narrative (paper)       by Stefania Albanesi
presented by Sneha Agrawal

6 - March 8
Financial Frictions and Fluctuations in Volatility (paper)       by Cristina Arellano, Yan Bai, and Patrick J. Kehoe
presented by Joonwoo Park

7 - March 15
(No meeting, spring break)

8 - March 22
Inequality and Aggregate Demand (paper)       by Adrien Auclert and Matthew Rognlie
presented by Matias Moretti

9 - March 29
How Destructive is Innovation? (paper)       by Daniel Garcia-Macia, Chang-Tai Hsieh, and Peter J. Klenow
presented by Mildred Cacilia Hager 

10 - April 5
The Response of Consumer Spending to Changes in Gasoline Prices (paper)       by Michael Gelman, Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Shachar Kariv, Dmitri Koustas, Matthew D. Shapiro, Dan Silverman, and Steven Tadelis
presented by Andreas Winkler

11 - April 12
Forward Guidance without Common Knowledge (paper)       by George-Marios Angeletos and Chen Lian
presented by Josue Cox

12 - April 19
The Safety Trap (paper)       by Ricardo Caballero and Emmanuel Farhi
presented by Justin Shugarman

13 - April 26
A Behavioral New Keynesian Model (paper)       by Xavier Gabaix
presented by Stephan Bucher

14 - May 3
Risk Premia at the ZLB: A Macroeconomic Interpretation (paper)       by Francois Gourio and Phuong Ngo
presented by Peter Paz
William Loyd Gamber,
Mar 7, 2017, 6:56 AM
William Loyd Gamber,
Mar 21, 2017, 6:57 AM
William Loyd Gamber,
Feb 21, 2017, 5:24 PM
William Loyd Gamber,
Feb 7, 2017, 11:53 AM
William Loyd Gamber,
Feb 14, 2017, 9:11 AM
William Loyd Gamber,
Jan 31, 2017, 4:33 PM
William Loyd Gamber,
Jan 25, 2017, 11:03 AM
William Loyd Gamber,
Feb 28, 2017, 2:59 PM