Macroeconomics Seminar Spring 2018


Mondays 3:30-5:00, Locations Vary

Econ 310, Joint Seminar with GSB

Organizers: Chris Tonetti, Sebastian Di Tella





March 22-23, ARROW LECTURES, C106

Janet Currie, Princeton

1: Medical Decision Making and Physician Performance

2: Small Area Variations and Physician Decision Making: The Case of Depression

April 2, C105

Daniel Xu, Duke

Notching R&D Investment with Corporate Tax Cuts in China (joint work with Zhao Chen, Zhikuo Liu, and Juan Serrato)

April 9, G102

Kurt Mitman, IEES

Labor Market Implications of Unemployment Benefit Extensions (drawn from this paper)

April 16, Econ 351

Laura Veldkamp, NYU Stern

Long Run Growth of Financial Data Technology (joint with Maryam Farboodi)

April 23, C105

Tom Winberry, Chicago Booth

Financial Heterogeneity and the Investment Channel of Monetary Policy (joint paper with Pablo Ottonello).

April 30, C105

Ilse Lindenlaub, Yale

Multi-Dimensional Sorting under Random Search: Theory and Data (joint work with Fabien Postel-Vinay).

May 7, E101

Aleh Tsyvinski, Yale

Generalized Compensation Principle (joint with Nicolas Werquin)


May 14, Econ 351

Katka Borovickova, NYU

Discount rates and employment fluctuations (joint with Jaroslav Borovicka)

May 21, C105

Loukas Karabarbounis, Minnesota

Inferring Inequality with Home Production (joint work with Job Boerma

May 28

No Seminar, Memorial Day


June 4, C105

Pierre-Olivier Weill, UCLA

Heterogeneity in Decentralized Asset Markets (joint with Julien Hugonnier and Benjamin Lester)