STANFORD UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS

Macroeconomics Seminar Fall 2019

 

Mondays 3:30-5:00, Knight Management Center, M105

Econ 310, Joint Seminar with GSB

Organizers: Adrien Auclert, Sebastian DiTella

 

Date

Name

Title/Links

Sept. 23

Jesús Fernandez-Villaverde, Penn

Financial Frictions and the Wealth Distribution

Sept. 30

Gregor Jarosch, Princeton

Granular Search, Market Structure, and Wages

Oct. 7

Paul Dolfen, Stanford

The Decline of the Labor Share: Markups, Markdowns or Technology?

Oct. 14

Sean Myers, Stanford

Public Employee Pensions and Municipal

Insolvency

Oct. 21

Ricardo de la O, Stanford

 

Oct. 28

Ben Moll, Princeton and LSE

Uneven Growth: Automation’s Impact on Income and Wealth Inequality

Nov. 4

Venky Venkateswaran, FRB Minneapolis and NYU Stern

Scalable Expertise (joint with David Argente, Sara Moreira and Ezra Oberfield)

Nov. 12, Departmental Seminar, GSB P107

Gita Gopinath, Harvard and IMF

***Note that this seminar subsumes the Macro and Trade seminars originally scheduled for Nov. 13.***

Nov. 18

Iván Werning, MIT

Robots, Trade, and Luddism: A Sufficient Statistic Approach to Optimal Technology Regulation

Nov. 25

No seminar -Thanksgiving week

 

Dec. 2

Ezra Oberfeld, Princeton

Plants in Space