2018 Seminars

Bag Lunch Seminar

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Thomas Phelan | University of Minnesota

On the Efficient Level of Inequality in Business Income

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Mark Colas | University of Oregon

Dynamic Responses to Immigration

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Simeon Alder | University of Wisconsin - Madison

The Macroeconomics of Sorting and Turnover in a Dynamic Assignment Model

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Jose Asturias | Georgetown University Qatar

Competition and the Welfare Gains from Transportation Infrastructure: Evidence from the Golden Quadrilateral of India

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Sergio Salgado Ibanez | University of Minnesota

Technical Change and Entrepreneurship

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Monday, February 12, 2018

Christian Moser | Columbia Business School

Earnings Inequality and the Minimum Wage

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Kevin Lang | Boston University

The Determinants of Teachers' Occupational Choice

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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Francesco Bianchi | Duke University

Monetary Policy and Asset Valuation

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Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Thomas Winberry | University of Chicago, Booth School of Business

Financial Heterogeneity and the Investment Channel of Monetary Policy

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Alessandro Dovis | University of Pennsylvania

Fiscal Rules, Bailouts, and Reputation in Federal Governments

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Friday, March 9, 2018

Chad Syverson | University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Misallocation Measures: The Distortion That Ate the Residual

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Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Christopher Huckfeldt | Cornell University

Unemployment Fluctuations, Match Quality, and the Wage Cyclicality of New Hires

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Todd Schoellman | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

The Changing Roles of Family Income and Academic Ability for US College Attendance

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Friday, March 23, 2018

Pedro Teles | Catolica-Lisbon SBE

Should Robots be Taxed?

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Monday, March 26, 2018

Basile Grassi | Universita Boconni

IO in I-O: Size, Industrial Organization and the Input-Output Network Make a Firm Structurally Important

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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Christopher Tonetti | Stanford University

Nonrivalry and the Economics of Data

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Casey Mulligan | University of Chicago

Public Policies and the Reward to Work: Measurement and Consequences

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Monday, April 2, 2018

Ali Shourideh | Carnegie Mellon Tepper School of Business

Inequality, Redistribution and Optimal Trade Policy: A Public Finance Approach

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Friday, April 6, 2018

Marina Halac | Columbia University

Commitment vs. Flexibility with Costly Verification

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Pontus Rendhal | University of Cambridge

Labor Income Risk, Asset Prices, and Unemployment Cyclicality

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Cecilia Parlatore | NYU, Stern School of Business

Volatility and Informativeness

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Friday, April 13, 2018

Erik Loualiche | University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management

Import Competition and Household Debt

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Robert Ulbricht | Toulouse School of Economics

Information-driven Business Cycles: A Primal Approach

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Thibaut Lamadon | University of Chicago

Imperfect Competition and Rent Sharing in the U.S. Labor Market

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

John Rogers | Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Monetary Policy Uncertainty

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Friday, April 20, 2018

Fernando Alvarez | University of Chicago

The Analytic Theory of a Monetary Shock

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Monday, April 23, 2018

David Baqaee | London School of Economics

Productivity and Misallocation in General Equilibrium

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Philipp Kircher | University of Edinburgh

How Wage Announcements Affect Job Search Behavior

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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Emmanuel Farhi | Harvard University

The Macroeconomic Impact of Microeconomic Shocks: Beyond Hulten’s Theorem

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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Ioana Marinescu | University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice

The Labor Market Impacts of Universal and Permanent Cash Transfers: Evidence from the Alaska Permanent Fund

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Monday, April 30, 2018

Sebastian Di Tella | Stanford University

A Neoclassical Theory of Liquidity Traps

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Sebastian Findeisen | University of Mannheim

Optimal Need-Based Financial Aid

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Daniele Siena | Banque de France

Real Interest Rates and Productivity in Small Open Economies

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Monday, May 21, 2018

Cecile Gaubert | University of California Berkeley

Optimal Spatial Policies, Geography and Sorting

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Friday, May 25, 2018

Moritz Kuhn | Universitat Bonn

Income and Wealth Inequality in America, 1949-2016

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Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Carlos Garriga | Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Housing Finance, Boom-Bust Episodes, and Macroeconomic Fragility

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

Kyle Herkenhoff | University of Minnesota & Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Worker Mobility and the Diffusion of Knowledge

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Douglas Almond | Columbia University

Gender and Perinatal Health Among 1 Million American Born Chinese

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Pete Klenow | Stanford University

Internet Rising, Prices Falling: Measuring Inflation in a World of E-Commerce

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Monday, July 23, 2018

Sephorah Mangin | Australian National University

Efficiency in Search and Matching Models: A Generalized Hosios Condition

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Monday, August 13, 2018

Luisa Blanco | Pepperdine University

Racial and Ethnic Differences in Financial Outcomes & Literacy: The Role of Neighborhood Effects

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Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Lena Edlund | Columbia University

It’s the Phone, Stupid

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Ivan Werning | MIT

Dynamic Oligopoly and Price Stickiness

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Friday, September 7, 2018

Abigail Wozniak | University of Notre Dame

Making Big Changes: The Impact of Moves on Marriage among U.S. Army Personnel

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Monday, September 10, 2018

Tom Krebs | Universitat Mannheim

Optimal Social Insurance and Rising Labor Market Risk

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Monday, September 17, 2018

Benjamin Hebert | Stanford Graduate School of Business

Optimal Corporate Taxation Under Financial Frictions

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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Adrien Auclert | Stanford University

The Intertemporal Keynesian Cross

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Pete Klenow | Stanford University

A Global View of Creative Destruction

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Francois Gourio | Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Accounting for Macro-Finance Trends: Market Power, Intangibles, and Risk Premia

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Victoria Vanasco | CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE

Strategic Complexity

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Vladimir Asriyan | Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Collateral Booms and Information Depletion

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Sebastian Heise | Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Firm-to-Firm Relationships and the Pass-Through of Shocks

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

George-Marios Angeletos | MIT

Myopia and Anchoring

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Illenin Kondo | University of Notre Dame

Political Distortions and Infrastructure Networks in China: A Quantitative Spatial Equilibrium Analysis

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Eric French | University College London

The Effect of the Affordable Care Act on the Labor Supply, Savings and Social Security of Older Americans

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Monday, October 22, 2018

Martin Uribe | Columbia University

The Neo-Fisher Effect: Econometric Evidence From Empirical and Optimizing Models

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Andy Neumeyer | Universidad Torcuato Di Tella

Large Shocks in an Inflationary Economy: Argentina’s Evidence on Menu Cost Models

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Monday, October 29, 2018

Giuseppe Moscarini | Yale University

The Job Ladder: Inflation vs. Reallocation

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Sara Moreira | Kellogg School of Management

How Do Firms Grow? The Life Cycle of Products Matters

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Andres Drenik | Columbia University

Currency Choice in Contracts

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Friday, November 9, 2018

Romain Ranciere | USC

Market Frictions, Arbitrage, and the Capitalization of Amenities

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Javier Bianchi | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Monetary Independence and Rollover Crises

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Ricardo Lagos | NYU

On Money as a Medium of Exchange in Near-Cashless Credit Economies

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Zachary Stangebye | University of Notre Dame

Geometric Rational Inattention

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Monday, December 3, 2018

Mariacristina De Nardi | UCL and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

The Changing Opportunities and Outcomes of Non-College Educated Americans

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Juan Pablo Nicolini | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

International Evidence in Long Run Money Demand

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Monday, December 10, 2018

Ludwig Straub | MIT

Consumption, Savings, and the Distribution of Permanent Income

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Joaquin Blaum | Brown University

Global Firms in Large Devaluations

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Abdoulaye Ndiaye | Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Flexible Retirement and Optimal Taxation

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Larry Christiano | Northwestern University

Discouraging Deviant Behavior in Monetary Economics

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Monday, December 17, 2018

Serdar Birinci | University of Minnesota / Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Spousal Labor Supply Response to Job Displacement and Implications for Optimal Transfers

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Keyvan Eslami | University of Minnesota / Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Health Spending: Necessity or Luxury? Health Expenditures, Health Capital and Production of Health in the United States

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Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Kurt See | University of Minnesota / Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Medicare for All: The Macroeconomic and Welfare Consequences of Public Health Insurance Reform