Before class, I will email you lecture notes. Print them (they are long, print 4/6 pages per sheet and save trees) and bring them to class. In this way you will not need to take notes like crazy and will be able to concentrate on the content of the course
September 22: Micro; September 29: Macro; October 6: Micro; October 13: Macro; October 15: Macro (catch up class FRIDAY from 12:15 to 14:00); October 20: Micro; October 27: Micro; November 3: Macro; November 10: Micro; November 17: Macro; November 24: Micro; December 1: Macro; December 8: Micro; December 15: Macro; Final Exam: Email-home first week of January
Links to papers:
Diebold, Francis .X., 1998, "The Past and Present of Macroeconomic Forecasting," Journal of Economic Perspectives, 12, 175-192
Campbell, John Y and N Gregory Mankiw, 1987. "Are Output Fluctuations Transitory?" The Quarterly Journal of Economics, vol. 102(4), pages 857-80.
Eric M. Leeper, Christopher A. Sims, and Tao Zha (1996) "What Does Monetary Policy Do?" Brookings Papers on Economic Activity.
Bernanke, Ben, Jean Boivin, and Piotr S. Eliasz, 2005. "Measuring the Effects of Monetary Policy: A Factor-augmented Vector Autoregressive (FAVAR) Approach," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, vol. 120(1), pages 387-422.
Stock, James H. and Mark W. Watson, 2001. , "Vector Autoregressions", Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 15(4) pp. 101-115
Clarida, Richard, Jordi Gali, and Mark Gertler, 1998. "Monetary policy rules in practice: Some international evidence," European Economic Review, vol. 42(6), pages 1033-1067.
Alan M. Taylor & Mark P. Taylor, 2004."The Purchasing Power Parity Debate," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 18(4), pages 135-158, Fall.
Francis X. Diebold, 2004. “The Nobel Memorial Prize for Robert F. Engle,” Scandinavian Journal of Economics 106(2), 165–185, 2004
Aradhyula, Satheesh & Holt, Matthew T., 1990. "Risk Behavior and Rational Expectations in the U.S. Broiler Market," Staff General Research Papers 274, Iowa State University, Department of Economics.
Hausmann, Ricardo, Ugo Panizza, and Roberto Rigobon, 2006. "The long-run volatility puzzle of the real exchange rate," Journal of International Money and Finance, vol. 25(1), pages 93-124.
Stephen Bond (2002) “Dynamic panel data models: a guide to micro data methods and practice” Portuguese Economic Journal, 1:141-162
Thorsten beck and Ross Levine (2004) “Stock Markets, Banks, and Growth: Panel Evidence.” Journal of Banking and Finance, 28, 2004, 423-442
Borensztein, Eduardo and Ugo Panizza, 2006. "Do Sovereign Defaults Hurt Exporters?" Open Economies Review (forthcoming)
Dell'Ariccia, Giovanni, Enrica Detragiache, and Raghuram Rajan, 2008. "The real effect of banking crises," Journal of Financial Intermediation, vol. 17(1), pages 89-112, January.
Prasad, Eswar, Raghuram Rajan, and Arvind Subramanian, 2007. “Foreign Capital and Economic Growth,” Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, September