STANFORD UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS

Macroeconomics Seminar Spring 2015

 

Mondays 3:30-5:00, Landau Economics Room 351(changed to GSB M105 last 3 sessions)

Organizers: Sebastian Di Tella, Chris Tonetti

 

Date

Name

Title/Links

Mar. 30

Ricardo Lagos

NYU

Monetary Exchange in Over-the-Counter Markets: A Theory of Speculative Bubbles, the Fed Model, and Self-fulfilling Liquidity Crises, joint paper with Shengxing Zhang

Apr. 6

Cosmin Ilut

Duke (visiting SIEPR)

Paralyzed by Fear: Rigid and Discrete Pricing under Demand Uncertainty, joint paper with Rosen Valchev and Nicolas Vincent

Apr. 13

Dirk Krueger

U Penn

High Marginal Tax Rates on the Top 1%? Lessons from a Life Cycle Model with Idiosyncratic Income Risk, joint paper with Fabian Kindermann

Apr. 20

V. V. Chari

Minnesota

Rethinking Optimal Currency Areas, joint paper with Alessandro Dovis and Patrick J. Kehoe

Apr. 27

1:30 in M109

Fatih Guvenen

Minnesota

What Do Data on Millions of U.S. Workers Reveal about Life-Cycle Earnings Risk? joint paper with Fatih Karahan, Serdar Ozkan, and Jae Song

Apr. 27

Arrow Lecture 1

3:30-5:00
C105

William Nordhaus

Yale

Economic Aspects of Climate Change

Apr. 28

Arrow Lecture 2

3:30-5:00
Lucas A

William Nordhaus Yale

Climate Clubs: Overcoming Free-riding in International Climate Policy

Appendix

May 4

Nobu Kiyotaki

Princeton

Dynamics of Firms and Trade in General Equilibrium, joint paper with Robert Dekle and Hyeok Jeong

May 11

M105

Jarda Borovicka

NYU

Misspecified Recovery, joint paper with Lars Peter Hansen and Josť Scheinkman

May 18

M105

Veronica Guerrieri

Chicago Booth

 

May 25

MEMORIAL DAY

 

June 1

M105

Markus Brunnermeier

Princeton