STANFORD UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS

Macroeconomics Seminar Spring 2014

 

Mondays 3:30-5:00, Landau Economics Room 351

Organizers: Martin Schneider, Sebastian Di Tella

 

Date

Name

Title/Links

Mar. 31

Emmanuel Farhi

Harvard

A Theory of Macroprudential Policies in the Presence of Nominal Rigidities

Apr. 7

Christopher Phelan

U. Minnesota

Pareto Efficiency and Identity. Joint work with Aldo Rustichini

Apr. 14

Tarek Hassan

Chicago Booth

The Social Cost of Near-Rational Investment

Apr. 21

Alp Simsek

MIT

Liquidity Trap and Excessive Leverage, joint with Anton Korinek

Apr. 28

Guillaume Rocheteau

UC Irvine

Monetary Policy and Asset Prices: A Mechanism Design Approach, joint paper with Tai-Wei Hu

May 5

Guido Menzio

U Pennsylvania

The (Q, S, s) Pricing Rule, joint paper with Kenneth Burdett.

May 7

Arrow Lecture 1

(G101)

Larry Katz

Harvard

Understanding Long-Run Changes in the Wage Structure

May 8

Arrow Lecture 2

(Econ 351)

Larry Katz

Harvard

Achieving Escape Velocity: Neighborhoods vs. Schools Background papers: 1, 2

May 12

Ben Moll

Princeton

Optimal Development Policies with Financial Frictions, joint with Oleg Itskhoki

May 19

Nicolas Petrosky-Nadeau

Stanford

Unemployment Crises, joint paper with Lu Zhang

June 2

Cancelled