The next workshop will be held November 1, 2019 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Ten Independence Mall (enter on 7th St, north of Arch St)

If you are planning to attend, please register at: For hotel information, see:

Friday, November 1

SESSION 1: Finance

9 – 10am

“Private Funding and Wealth Inequality” by Doron Levit (Wharton) and Chaojun Wang (Wharton)

10 10:30am   

Coffee Break

10:30am – 12:30pm   

“Liquidity in the Cross Section of OTC Assets” by Semih Uslu (John Hopkins) and Guner Velioglu (University of Florida)

“Who Sees the Trades? The Effects of Information on Liquidity in Inter-Dealer Markets” by Rod Garratt (UCSB), Michael Lee (FRB New York), Antoine Martin (FRB New York) and Robert Townsend (MIT)
12:30 1:30pm   


SESSION 2: Labor

1:30 3:30pm   

“Trade, Skills and Unemployment” by Max Dvorkin (FRB St Louis)

“Replacement Hiring and the Productivity-Wage Gap” by Sushant Acharya (FRB New York) and Shu Lin Wee (Carnegie Mellon University)

3:30 4pm        

Coffee Break 

4 5pm       

"Strategic Referrals and On-the-job Search Equilibrium" by Ji-Woong Moon (Penn State University)