Past Events

WMD 2013


13th & 14th June, 2013

The 8th Workshop on Macroeconomic Dynamics (WMD 2013) is jointly organized by the Department of Economics, Monash University and the Research School of Economics, The Australian National University.

Plenary Speakers

  • Ricardo Reis, Columbia University
  • Guillaume Rocheteau, University of California at Irvine

Mini-course: Money, Payments and Liquidity

There is a three-day mini-course scheduled prior to the workshop from June 10 to June 11, inclusive.

Organizing Committee

  • Pere Gomis-Porqueras (Monash)

  • Bruce Preston (Monash)

  • Timothy Kam (ANU)

  • Chung Tran (ANU)

More information


Contact: 
Email organizers at 

wmdaustralia@gmail.com 

if you have any questions.

WMD 2012
  • Host: University of Sydney
  • Plenary speakers: 
    • Yongsung Chang, University of Rochester.
    • Robert G. King, Boston University.
  • Organizers: Yunjong Eo, Stella Huangfu, Denny Lie, Adrian Pagan, Aarti Singh
  • Sponsors: University of Sydney, Reserve Bank of Australia, Australian National University
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WMD 2011
  • Host: University of Queensland
  • Plenary speakers: 
    • Carlos Garriga, US Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis.
    • Dirk Krueger, University of Pennsylvania.
    • Felix Kubler, University of Zurich and Swiss Finance Institut.
  • Organizers:  Begona Dominguez
  • Sponsors: University of Queensland, Australian National University
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WMD 2010

  • Host: UNSW
  • Plenary speakers:
    • Chris Waller (FRB St Louis)
    • Kazuo Nishimura (KIER, Kyoto University) 
    • Mark Weder (U Adelaide)
  • Organizers: Benoit Julien (UNSW); Pedro Gomis-Porqueras (ANU)
  • Sponsors: Australian National University, UNSW, RBA, Treasury, Macroeconmic Unit University of Melbourne
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WMD 2009

  • Host: National University of Singapore
  • Keynotes: Costas Azariadis (WUSTL), Volker Böhm (Bielefeld) and Kazuo Nishimura (Kyoto)
  • Organizers: Aditya Goenka; Tomoo Kikuchi
  • Sponsors: NUS
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WMD 2008

  • Host: University of Melbourne
  • Keynotes: Randy Wright (Penn), Mark Wright (UCLA), Stephen Turnovsky (Washington)
  • Organizers: Ian King; Shuyun Li; Lawrence Uren
  • Sponsors: ARC Economic Design Network; University of Melbourne


WMD 2007

  • Host: University of Adelaide
  • Keynotes: Roger Farmer (UCLA), Bruce Preston (Columbia), Thomas Lubik (FRB Richmond)
  • Organizers: Mark Weder; Jake Wong
  • Sponsors: ARC Economic Design Network; University of Adelaide; Reserve Bank of Australia; Economic Society of Australia, Adelaide Branch; Australian National University


WMD 2006

  • Host: Australian National University
  • Keynotes: Michele Boldrin (Minnesota), David K. Levine (UCLA), Diego Restuccia (Toronto)
  • Organizers: Timothy Kam; Facundo Sepulveda
  • Sponsors: ARC Economic Design Network; ANU College of Business and Economics; Australian National University