Midwest Macro Meeting

Florida International University

 
November 7, 2014
 
11:50 to 12:00Buses Leave the Hotels for the Campus, In Front of Sofitel and Hyatt
 
 
12:30 to 13:00Registration, Ryder Business Building (RB)
 
 
13:00 to 14:40Session Block #1: (3 concurrent sessions), Ryder Business Building (RB)
 
 
14:40 to 15:00Coffee Break, The Lobby of GL-100
 
 
15:00 to 16:40Session Block #2: (3 concurrent sessions), Steve and Dorothea Green Library (GL)
 
 
17:00 to 18:00Guillermo Calvo - Plenary Lecture, School of International and Public Affairs: SIPA-125
 
 
18:00 to 19:00Reception, School of International and Public Affairs: SIPA LOBBY
 
 
19:15 to 19:20Buses Leave the Campus for the Hotels
 
 
 
November 8, 2014
 
07:25 to 07:30Buses Leave the Hotels for the Campus, In Front of Sofitel and Hyatt
 
 
08:00 to 08:20Coffee, Ernest R. Graham Center: GC-280
 
 
08:20 to 10:00Session Block #3: (4 concurrent sessions), Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
 
 
10:00 to 10:20Coffee Break, Ernest R. Graham Center: GC-280
 
 
10:20 to 12:00Session Block #4: (4 concurrent sessions), Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
 
 
12:00 to 13:00Lunch Break: Boxed lunchs will be available, Ernest R. Graham Center: GC-280
 
 
13:00 to 14:40Session Block #5: (4 concurrent sessions), Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
 
 
14:40 to 15:00Coffee Break, Ernest R. Graham Center: GC-280
 
 
15:00 to 16:40Session Block #6: (4 concurrent sessions), Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
 
 
16:40 to 17:00Coffee Break, The Lobby of GL-100
 
 
17:00 to 18:00Timothy J. Kehoe - Plenary Lecture, Steve and Dorothea Green Library: GL-100
 
 
18:15 to 18:20Buses Leave the Campus for the Hotels
 
 
19:00 to 21:00Conference Dinner, Hotel Sofitel - Monte Carlo Ballroom
 
 
 
November 9, 2014
 
08:10 to 08:15Buses Leave the Hotels for the Campus, In Front of Sofitel and Hyatt
 
 
08:40 to 09:00Coffee, Ernest R. Graham Center: GC-280
 
 
09:00 to 10:40Session Block #7: (4 concurrent sessions), Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
 
 
10:40 to 11:00Coffee Break, Ernest R. Graham Center: GC-280
 
 
11:00 to 12:40Session Block #8: (3 concurrent sessions), Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
 
 
12:55 to 13:00Buses Leave the Campus for the Hotels
 
 

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

Session Block #1: (3 concurrent sessions)
Ryder Business Building (RB)
November 7, 2014 13:00 to 14:40
 
Session 1.1 - Banking/Finance, RB-120
Session 1.2 - Empirical Methodology, RB-130
Session 1.3 - International Finance (1), RB-140

Session Block #2: (3 concurrent sessions)
Steve and Dorothea Green Library (GL)
November 7, 2014 15:00 to 16:40
 
Session 2.1 - Monetary Policy (1), GL-139
Session 2.2 - Mortgage/Assets, GL-166
Session 2.3 - International Trade (1), GL-266

Guillermo Calvo - Plenary Lecture
School of International and Public Affairs: SIPA-125
November 7, 2014 17:00 to 18:00

Session Block #3: (4 concurrent sessions)
Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
November 8, 2014 08:20 to 10:00
 
Session 3.1 - Taxation, GC-283A
Session 3.2 - Productivity, GC-285
Session 3.3 - Monetary Policy (2), GC-287A
Session 3.4 - Macroeconomic Theory, GC-287B

Session Block #4: (4 concurrent sessions)
Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
November 8, 2014 10:20 to 12:00
 
Session 4.1 - Labor Economics (1), GC-283A
Session 4.2 - International Finance (2), GC-285
Session 4.3 - Fiscal Policy, GC-287A
Session 4.4 - Financial Frictions, GC-287B

Session Block #5: (4 concurrent sessions)
Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
November 8, 2014 13:00 to 14:40
 
Session 5.1 - Business Cycles (1), GC-283A
Session 5.2 - Debt/Inequality, GC-285
Session 5.3 - Development/Growth (1), GC-287A
Session 5.4 - Macroprudential Policy, GC-287B

Session Block #6: (4 concurrent sessions)
Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
November 8, 2014 15:00 to 16:40
 
Session 6.1 - Monetary and Fiscal Policy, GC-283A
Session 6.2 - Prices, GC-285
Session 6.3 - International Trade (2), GC-287A
Session 6.4 - Business Cycles (2), GC-287B

Timothy J. Kehoe - Plenary Lecture
Steve and Dorothea Green Library: GL-100
November 8, 2014 17:00 to 18:00

Session Block #7: (4 concurrent sessions)
Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
November 9, 2014 09:00 to 10:40
 
Session 7.1 - Business Cycles (3), GC-283A
Session 7.2 - Development/Growth (2), GC-285
Session 7.3 - Housing, GC-287A
Session 7.4 - Labor Economics (2), GC-287B

Session Block #8: (3 concurrent sessions)
Ernest R. Graham Center (GC)
November 9, 2014 11:00 to 12:40
 
Session 8.1 - Monetary Policy (3), GC-283A
Session 8.2 - Development/Growth (3), GC-285
Session 8.3 - Business Cycle (4), GC-287A

 

Summary of All Sessions

Click here for an index of all participants

#Date/TimeLocationTitlePapers
1November 7, 2014
13:00-14:40
RB-120 Session 1.1 - Banking/Finance4
2November 7, 2014
13:00-14:40
RB-130 Session 1.2 - Empirical Methodology3
3November 7, 2014
13:00-14:40
RB-140 Session 1.3 - International Finance (1)4
4November 7, 2014
15:00-16:40
GL-139 Session 2.1 - Monetary Policy (1)4
5November 7, 2014
15:00-16:40
GL-166 Session 2.2 - Mortgage/Assets4
6November 7, 2014
15:00-16:40
GL-266 Session 2.3 - International Trade (1)4
7November 8, 2014
8:20-10:00
GC-283A Session 3.1 - Taxation4
8November 8, 2014
8:20-10:00
GC-285 Session 3.2 - Productivity3
9November 8, 2014
8:20-10:00
GC-287A Session 3.3 - Monetary Policy (2)4
10November 8, 2014
8:20-10:00
GC-287B Session 3.4 - Macroeconomic Theory4
11November 8, 2014
10:20-12:00
GC-283A Session 4.1 - Labor Economics (1)4
12November 8, 2014
10:20-12:00
GC-285 Session 4.2 - International Finance (2)4
13November 8, 2014
10:20-12:00
GC-287A Session 4.3 - Fiscal Policy4
14November 8, 2014
10:20-12:00
GC-287B Session 4.4 - Financial Frictions4
15November 8, 2014
13:00-14:40
GC-283A Session 5.1 - Business Cycles (1)4
16November 8, 2014
13:00-14:40
GC-285 Session 5.2 - Debt/Inequality4
17November 8, 2014
13:00-14:40
GC-287A Session 5.3 - Development/Growth (1)4
18November 8, 2014
13:00-14:40
GC-287B Session 5.4 - Macroprudential Policy4
19November 8, 2014
15:00-16:40
GC-283A Session 6.1 - Monetary and Fiscal Policy4
20November 8, 2014
15:00-16:40
GC-285 Session 6.2 - Prices4
21November 8, 2014
15:00-16:40
GC-287A Session 6.3 - International Trade (2)4
22November 8, 2014
15:00-16:40
GC-287B Session 6.4 - Business Cycles (2)4
23November 9, 2014
9:00-10:40
GC-283A Session 7.1 - Business Cycles (3)4
24November 9, 2014
9:00-10:40
GC-285 Session 7.2 - Development/Growth (2)4
25November 9, 2014
9:00-10:40
GC-287A Session 7.3 - Housing3
26November 9, 2014
9:00-10:40
GC-287B Session 7.4 - Labor Economics (2)4
27November 9, 2014
11:00-12:40
GC-283A Session 8.1 - Monetary Policy (3)4
28November 9, 2014
11:00-12:40
GC-285 Session 8.2 - Development/Growth (3)4
29November 9, 2014
11:00-12:40
GC-287A Session 8.3 - Business Cycle (4)4
 

29 sessions, 113 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

Midwest Macro Meeting

Detailed List of Sessions

 
Session 1: Session 1.1 - Banking/Finance
November 7, 2014 13:00 to 14:40
RB-120
 
Session Chair: Chadwick Curtis, University of Richmond
 

A comparison of the internal and external determinants of global bank loans: Evidence from bilateral cross-country data
   Presented by: Uluc Aysun, University of Central Florida
 

Banking Competition, Capital Accumulation, and Monetary Policy
   Presented by: Edgar Ghossoub, University of Texas at San Antonio
 

Bank regulation under fire sale externalities
   Presented by: Gazi Kara, Federal Reserve Board
 

The Macroeconomic Determinants of Firm-Level Cash Holding
   Presented by: Chadwick Curtis, University of Richmond
 
Session 2: Session 1.2 - Empirical Methodology
November 7, 2014 13:00 to 14:40
RB-130
 
Session Chair: Maral Kichian, University of Ottawa
 

Testing for Structural Breaks with Local Smoothers: A Simulation Study
   Presented by: Serda Ozturk, Istanbul Bilgi University
 

Efficient simulation of DSGE models with occasionally binding constraints
   Presented by: Tom Holden, University of Surrey
 

Oil Price Forecasts for Macroeconomic Projections: Experts Outlooks, Models, or Both?
   Presented by: Maral Kichian, University of Ottawa
 
Session 3: Session 1.3 - International Finance (1)
November 7, 2014 13:00 to 14:40
RB-140
 
Session Chair: Takayuki Tsuruga, Kyoto Unviersity
 

Impact of Foreign Official Purchases of U.S Treasuries on the Yield Curve
   Presented by: Erin Wolcott, University of California, San Diego
 

International Transmission Channels of U.S. Quantitative Easing: Evidence from Canada
   Presented by: Tatjana Dahlhaus, Bank of Canada
 

Exchange Rate Pass-Through and the Role of Market Shares
   Presented by: Michael Malenbaum, CUNY Graduate Center
 

Effects of Commodity Price Shocks on Inflation: A Cross Country Analysis
   Presented by: Takayuki Tsuruga, Kyoto Unviersity
 
Session 4: Session 2.1 - Monetary Policy (1)
November 7, 2014 15:00 to 16:40
GL-139
 
Session Chair: Bingbing Dong, University of Virginia
 

Indeterminacy and Learning: An Analysis of Monetary Policy in the Great Inflation
   Presented by: Christian Matthes, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
 

A Central Bank's Escape From an Indeterminacy Trap
[slides]
   Presented by: Nelson Lind, University of California, San Diego
 

Expectations, Learning, and Forward Guidance
   Presented by: Stephen Cole, University of California, Irvine
 

Forward Guidance and Optimal Credible Monetary Policy
   Presented by: Bingbing Dong, University of Virginia
 
Session 5: Session 2.2 - Mortgage/Assets
November 7, 2014 15:00 to 16:40
GL-166
 
Session Chair: John Kandrac, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve
 

Determinants of Saving Rate in the US: The Role of Mortgage Payments
   Presented by: Cengiz Tunc, Central Bank of Turkey
 

Heterogeneous Households, Mortgage Debts and Housing Demand over the Great Recession
   Presented by: Lini Zhang, Central University of Finance and Economics
 

Implications of Security Market Data for Production Technologies
   Presented by: Andrew Chen, Federal Reserve Board
 

The Costs of Quantitative Easing: Liquidity and Market Functioning Effects of Federal Reserve MBS Purchases
   Presented by: John Kandrac, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve
 
Session 6: Session 2.3 - International Trade (1)
November 7, 2014 15:00 to 16:40
GL-266
 
Session Chair: Parul Deswal, Suffolk University
 

International Trade Fluctuations and Monetary Policy
   Presented by: Fernando Leibovici, York University
 

Asymmetric Trade Liberalizations and Current Account Dynamics
   Presented by: Alessandro Barattieri, ESG UQAM
 

Trade Costs and Markups
   Presented by: Alexander McQuoid, Florida International University
 

International trade costs in services
   Presented by: Parul Deswal, Suffolk University
 
Session 7: Session 3.1 - Taxation
November 8, 2014 8:20 to 10:00
GC-283A
 
Session Chair: Ufuk Demirel, Congressional Budget Office
 

Inflation-Protected Income Taxes and Monetary Dominance
   Presented by: Andrew Keinsley, University of Kansas
 

State-Dependent Output and Welfare Effects of Tax Shocks
   Presented by: Jonathan Wolff, Miami University of Ohio
 

Collateralized Debt and Sovereign Default
   Presented by: Yasin Kursat Onder, Central Bank of Turkey
 

The Short-Term Effects of Tax Changes in the United States: Evidence for State Dependence
   Presented by: Ufuk Demirel, Congressional Budget Office
 
Session 8: Session 3.2 - Productivity
November 8, 2014 8:20 to 10:00
GC-285
 
Session Chair: Tatsuro Senga, The Ohio State University
 

Misallocation and Recovery Rates
   Presented by: Asli Senkal,
 

Allocation of Female Talent and Cross-Country Productivity Differences
   Presented by: Munseob Lee, University of Chicago
 

A New Look at Uncertainty Shocks: Imperfect Information and Misallocation
   Presented by: Tatsuro Senga, The Ohio State University
 
Session 9: Session 3.3 - Monetary Policy (2)
November 8, 2014 8:20 to 10:00
GC-287A
 
Session Chair: Lena Koerber, Bank of England and London School of Economics
 

Does Calvo Meet Rotemberg at the Zero Lower Bound?
   Presented by: Phuong Ngo, Cleveland State University
 

Monetary Policy and Skill Heterogeneity
   Presented by: Robert Lester, University of Notre Dame
 

Real Fluctuations at the Zero Lower Bound
[slides]
   Presented by: Brent Bundick, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
 

Small and orthodox fiscal multipliers at the zero lower bound
   Presented by: Lena Koerber, Bank of England and London School of Economics
 
Session 10: Session 3.4 - Macroeconomic Theory
November 8, 2014 8:20 to 10:00
GC-287B
 
Session Chair: Vadym Lepetyuk, Bank of Canada
 

Continuous Markov Equilibria with Quasi-Geometric Discounting
   Presented by: Burcu Eyigungor, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
 

The Macroeconomic Consequences of Asset Bubbles and Crashes
   Presented by: Lisi Shi, Uconn
 

Risk Aversion and the Financial Accelerator
   Presented by: Giacomo Candian, Boston College
 

A Reinforcement Learning Approach to Solving Incomplete Market Models with Aggregate Uncertainty
   Presented by: Vadym Lepetyuk, Bank of Canada
 
Session 11: Session 4.1 - Labor Economics (1)
November 8, 2014 10:20 to 12:00
GC-283A
 
Session Chair: David Arseneau, Federal Reserve Board
 

Wage dynamics and labor market transitions: a reassessment through total income and “usual” wages.
   Presented by: Maria Canon, Federal Reserve Bank of Saint Louis
 

Unemployment Benefits and Matching Efficiency in an Estimated DSGE Model with Labor Market Search Frictions
   Presented by: Ji Zhang, Tsinghua University
 

Unemployment and Inventories
   Presented by: Jan Duras, Penn State University
 

The Welfare Costs of Skill-Mismatch Employment
   Presented by: David Arseneau, Federal Reserve Board
 
Session 12: Session 4.2 - International Finance (2)
November 8, 2014 10:20 to 12:00
GC-285
 
Session Chair: Juan Sanchez, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

Motivations for capital controls and their effectiveness
   Presented by: Gurnain Pasricha, Bank of Canada
 

The Macroeconomic Effects of Debt- and Equity Based Capital Inflows
   Presented by: Scott Davis, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
 

Ride the Wild Surf: An investigation of the drivers of surges in capital inflows
   Presented by: Megumi Kubota, World Bank
 

Evaluating the World Capital Allocation
   Presented by: Juan Sanchez, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 
Session 13: Session 4.3 - Fiscal Policy
November 8, 2014 10:20 to 12:00
GC-287A
 
Session Chair: Mikhail Dmitriev, Florida State University
 

A Narrative Approach to a Fiscal DSGE Model
   Presented by: Thorsten Drautzburg, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
 

Fiscal Multipliers at the Zero Lower Bound: The Role of Policy Inertia
   Presented by: Taisuke Nakata, Federal Reserve Board
 

Accounting for Japanese Fiscal Multipliers: State-dependent Pricing meets the Zero Lower Bound?
   Presented by: Nam Vu, Vanderbilt Unviversity
 

The Optimal Design of a Fiscal Union
   Presented by: Mikhail Dmitriev, Florida State University
 
Session 14: Session 4.4 - Financial Frictions
November 8, 2014 10:20 to 12:00
GC-287B
 
Session Chair: Manuel Macera, Colorado State University
 

Costly Financial Intermediation and Excess Consumption Volatility
   Presented by: Ayse Sapci, Colgate University
 

Financial Volatility and its Economic Effects
   Presented by: Thiago Teixeira Ferreira, Federal Reserve Board
 

Financial Markets, Industry Dynamics, and Growth
   Presented by: Pietro Peretto, Duke University
 

Credit Crises and Private Liquidity: The Role of Household Debt
   Presented by: Manuel Macera, Colorado State University
 
Session 15: Session 5.1 - Business Cycles (1)
November 8, 2014 13:00 to 14:40
GC-283A
 
Session Chair: Mario Crucini, Vanderbilt University
 

International Spillovers of Large-Scale Asset Purchases
   Presented by: Serdar Kabaca, Bank of Canada
 

Understanding the cross country effects of US technology shocks
   Presented by: Thuy Lan Nguyen, Columbia University
 

What do inventories tell us about news-driven business cycles?
   Presented by: Hyunseung Oh, Vanderbilt University
 

Trends and Cycles in Small Open Economies: Making the Case for A General Equilibrium Approach
   Presented by: Mario Crucini, Vanderbilt University
 
Session 16: Session 5.2 - Debt/Inequality
November 8, 2014 13:00 to 14:40
GC-285
 
Session Chair: Zeynep Kabukcuoglu, University of Pittsburgh
 

Need for the Right Speed: Public Debt Deleveraging and the Timing of Austerity
   Presented by: Federica Romei, European University Institute
 

Doves for the Rich, Hawks for the Poor? Distributional Consequences of Monetary Policy
   Presented by: Nils Gornemann, Board of Governors
 

Current Account Norms in Natural Resource Rich and Capital Scarce Economies
   Presented by: Bin Li, International Monetary Fund
 

Income Inequality and Sovereign Debt Default
   Presented by: Zeynep Kabukcuoglu, University of Pittsburgh
 
Session 17: Session 5.3 - Development/Growth (1)
November 8, 2014 13:00 to 14:40
GC-287A
 
Session Chair: Alexander Monge-Naranjo, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

Research Policy and U.S. Economic Growth
   Presented by: Richard M. H. Suen, University of Connecticut
 

Getting Help From Abroad: The Macroeconomics of Foreign Direct Investment in Infrastructure in Low-Income Countries
   Presented by: Yin Germaschewski, Howard University
 

Population Aging, Migration Spillovers, and the Decline in Interstate Migration
   Presented by: Serena Rhee, University of Hawaii at Manoa
 

Education Policies and Structural Transformation
[slides]
   Presented by: Alexander Monge-Naranjo, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 
Session 18: Session 5.4 - Macroprudential Policy
November 8, 2014 13:00 to 14:40
GC-287B
 
Session Chair: Bill Dupor, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

Addressing Household Indebtedness: Monetary, Fiscal or Macroprudential Policy?
   Presented by: Sami Alpanda, Bank of Canada
 

Evaluating Macroprudential Policy in a DSGE Framework with Financial Frictions
   Presented by: Sherry Yu, New College of Florida
 

Regulations on timing of sovereign credit ratings
   Presented by: Laura Desplans, University of Rochester
 

The 2009 Recovery Act: Stimulus at the Extensive and Intensive Labor Margins
   Presented by: Bill Dupor, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 
Session 19: Session 6.1 - Monetary and Fiscal Policy
November 8, 2014 15:00 to 16:40
GC-283A
 
Session Chair: Daria Finocchiaro, Sveriges Riksbank
 

Inflation, Debt, and Default
   Presented by: Sewon Hur, University of Pittsburgh
 

Cross-region transfers in a monetary union
   Presented by: Steven Pennings, World Bank
 

Limited Asset Market Participation and State-Dependent Effects of Monetary Policy and Government Spending Shocks
   Presented by: Hikaru Saijo, University of California, Santa Cruz
 

Tax Benefi…ts of Debt-Financing and the Optimal Rate of Infl‡ation
   Presented by: Daria Finocchiaro, Sveriges Riksbank
 
Session 20: Session 6.2 - Prices
November 8, 2014 15:00 to 16:40
GC-285
 
Session Chair: Craig Benedict, Vanderbilt University
 

Shopping Behavior and Cost of Living during the Great Recession
   Presented by: David Argente, University of Chicago
 

State Dependency in Price and Wage Setting
   Presented by: Shuhei Takahashi, Kyoto University
 

Price Search, Consumption Inequality, and Expenditure Inequality over the Life Cycle
   Presented by: Yavuz Arslan, The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
 

On What State Do Prices Depend: Answers from Ecuador
[slides]
   Presented by: Craig Benedict, Vanderbilt University
 
Session 21: Session 6.3 - International Trade (2)
November 8, 2014 15:00 to 16:40
GC-287A
 
Session Chair: Illenin Kondo, Federal Reserve Board
 

Income Distribution, Quality Sorting and Trade
   Presented by: Alvaro Garcia Marin, UCLA
 

Competition and the welfare gains from transportation infrastructure: Evidence from the Golden Quadrilateral of India
   Presented by: Jose Asturias, Georgetown University
 

Quality and the Great Trade Collapse
   Presented by: Luciana Juvenal, International Monetary Fund
 

Trade Reforms, Foreign Competition, and Labor Market Adjustments in the U.S.
   Presented by: Illenin Kondo, Federal Reserve Board
 
Session 22: Session 6.4 - Business Cycles (2)
November 8, 2014 15:00 to 16:40
GC-287B
 
Session Chair: Wataru Miyamoto, Bank of Canada
 

Firm and Job Creation Policies During Recessions in Emerging Economies
   Presented by: Alan Finkelstein Shapiro, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
 

Kiss Me Deadly: From Finnish Great Depression to Great Recession
   Presented by: Adam Gulan, Bank of Finland
 

Costly Labor Adjustment and Sectoral Comovement over the Business Cycle
   Presented by: Shunqin Chen, The George Washington University
 

News shocks in Business Cycles: evidence from forecast data
   Presented by: Wataru Miyamoto, Bank of Canada
 
Session 23: Session 7.1 - Business Cycles (3)
November 9, 2014 9:00 to 10:40
GC-283A
 
Session Chair: Steffen Ahrens, Technische Universität Berlin
 

The propagation of industrial business cycles
   Presented by: Danilo Leiva-Leon, Bank of Canada
 

Heterogeneity and redistribution in financial crises
   Presented by: Daichi Shirai, The Canon Institute for Global Studies
 

Employment Duration over the Business Cycles: Quits vs. Firings
   Presented by: Ismail Baydur, ADA University
 

Layoff Taxes, Unemployment Insurance, and Business Cylce Fluctuations
   Presented by: Steffen Ahrens, Technische Universität Berlin
 
Session 24: Session 7.2 - Development/Growth (2)
November 9, 2014 9:00 to 10:40
GC-285
 
Session Chair: Junmin Liao, Washington University in St. Louis
 

The European Union and Economic Growth: The average treatment effect of adopting the euro
   Presented by: Huseyin Aytug, Central Bank of Turkey
 

Commodity Prices and Growth
   Presented by: Domenico Ferraro, Arizona State University
 

Unemployment and Development: Harris-Todaro Meets Mortensen Pissarides
   Presented by: David Wiczer, FRB St. Louis
 

The Rise of the Service Sector: Expansion of Distribution and Personal Services
   Presented by: Junmin Liao, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 25: Session 7.3 - Housing
November 9, 2014 9:00 to 10:40
GC-287A
 
Session Chair: Andrew Smith, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
 

The Great Housing Boom of China
   Presented by: Kaiji Chen, Emory University
 

Joint Dynamics of House Prices and Foreclosures
   Presented by: Yavuz Arslan, The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
 

House Prices, Heterogeneous Banks and Unconventional Monetary Policy Options
   Presented by: Andrew Smith, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
 
Session 26: Session 7.4 - Labor Economics (2)
November 9, 2014 9:00 to 10:40
GC-287B
 
Session Chair: Selva Baziki, Uppsala University
 

Why do Europeans steal more than Americans?
   Presented by: Marek Kapicka, University of California Santa Barbara
 

Incentivizing the Disabled: Optimal Employment and Social Insurance Policies
   Presented by: Soojin Kim, Purdue University
 

Health Care Reform or Labor Market Reform? A Quantitative Analysis of the Affordable Care Act
   Presented by: Didem Tuzemen, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
 

Import Competition and Technological Changes: Mobility of Workers and Firms
   Presented by: Selva Baziki, Uppsala University
 
Session 27: Session 8.1 - Monetary Policy (3)
November 9, 2014 11:00 to 12:40
GC-283A
 
Session Chair: Christian Friedrich, Bank of Canada
 

The Systematic Component of Monetary Policy in SVARs: An Agnostic Identification Procedure
   Presented by: Jonas Arias, Federal Reserve Board
 

Post-Crisis Slow Recovery and Monetary Policy
   Presented by: Daisuke Ikeda, Bank of Japan
 

Optimal Monetary Policy in Open Economies with Incomplete Markets
[slides]
   Presented by: Matthew Hoelle, Purdue University
 

Global Inflation Dynamics in the Post-Crisis Period: What Explains the Twin Puzzle?
   Presented by: Christian Friedrich, Bank of Canada
 
Session 28: Session 8.2 - Development/Growth (3)
November 9, 2014 11:00 to 12:40
GC-285
 
Session Chair: Mihaela Pintea, Florida International University
 

Imitation, Innovation, and Growth
   Presented by: Tracy Collins, New College of Florida
 

Chinese Roads in India: The Effect of Transport Infrastructure on Economic Development
   Presented by: Simon Alder, University of North Carolina at Chapel H
 

Is Informality a Barrier to Convergence?
   Presented by: Nebahat Ferda Erturk, Bogazici University
 

The Role of Productivity, Transportation Costs, and Barriers to Intersectoral Mobility in Structural Transformation
   Presented by: Mihaela Pintea, Florida International University
 
Session 29: Session 8.3 - Business Cycle (4)
November 9, 2014 11:00 to 12:40
GC-287A
 
Session Chair: Diego Vilan, University of Southern California
 

Financial Market Integration and Spillover Effects
   Presented by: Kyunghun Kim, University of California, Davis
 

Remittances, Entrepreneurship and Employment Dynamics over the Business Cycle
   Presented by: Alan Finkelstein Shapiro, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
 

Dispersed Beliefs, Frictional Acquisition of Used Capital, and Investment Dynamics: Evidence and Theory
   Presented by: Dun Jia, University of Maryland - College Park
 

Demand Shocks and Endogenous Uncertainty
   Presented by: Diego Vilan, University of Southern California
 

29 sessions, 113 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
1Ahrens, SteffenC23, P23
2Alder, SimonP28
3Alpanda, SamiP18
4Argente, DavidP20
5Arias, JonasP27
6Arseneau, DavidC11, P11
7Arslan, YavuzP20, P25
8Asturias, JoseP21
9Aysun, UlucP1
10Aytug, HuseyinP24
11Barattieri, AlessandroP6
12Baydur, IsmailP23
13Baziki, SelvaC26, P26
14Benedict, CraigC20, P20
15Bundick, BrentP9
16Candian, GiacomoP10
17Canon, MariaP11
18Chen, ShunqinP22
19Chen, AndrewP5
20Chen, KaijiP25
21Cole, StephenP4
22Collins, TracyP28
23Crucini, MarioC15, P15
24Curtis, ChadwickC1, P1
25Dahlhaus, TatjanaP3
26Davis, ScottP12
27Demirel, UfukC7, P7
28Desplans, LauraP18
29Deswal, ParulC6, P6
30Dmitriev, MikhailC13, P13
31Dong, BingbingC4, P4
32Drautzburg, ThorstenP13
33Dupor, BillC18, P18
34Duras, JanP11
35Erturk, Nebahat FerdaP28
36Eyigungor, BurcuP10
37Ferraro, DomenicoP24
38Finkelstein Shapiro, AlanP22, P29
39Finocchiaro, DariaC19, P19
40Friedrich, ChristianC27, P27
41Garcia Marin, AlvaroP21
42Germaschewski, YinP17
43Ghossoub, EdgarP1
44Gornemann, NilsP16
45Gulan, AdamP22
46Hoelle, MatthewP27
47Holden, TomP2
48Hur, SewonP19
49Ikeda, DaisukeP27
50Jia, DunP29
51Juvenal, LucianaP21
52Kabaca, SerdarP15
53Kabukcuoglu, ZeynepC16, P16
54Kandrac, JohnC5, P5
55Kapicka, MarekP26
56Kara, GaziP1
57Keinsley, AndrewP7
58Kichian, MaralC2, P2
59Kim, KyunghunP29
60Kim, SoojinP26
61Koerber, LenaC9, P9
62Kondo, IlleninC21, P21
63Kubota, MegumiP12
64Lee, MunseobP8
65Leibovici, FernandoP6
66Leiva-Leon, DaniloP23
67Lepetyuk, VadymC10, P10
68Lester, RobertP9
69Li, BinP16
70Liao, JunminC24, P24
71Lind, NelsonP4
72Macera, ManuelC14, P14
73Malenbaum, MichaelP3
74Matthes, ChristianP4
75McQuoid, AlexanderP6
76Miyamoto, WataruC22, P22
77Monge-Naranjo, AlexanderC17, P17
78Nakata, TaisukeP13
79Ngo, PhuongP9
80Nguyen, Thuy LanP15
81Oh, HyunseungP15
82Onder, Yasin KursatP7
83Ozturk, SerdaP2
84Pasricha, GurnainP12
85Pennings, StevenP19
86Peretto, PietroP14
87Pintea, MihaelaC28, P28
88Rhee, SerenaP17
89Romei, FedericaP16
90Saijo, HikaruP19
91Sanchez, JuanC12, P12
92Sapci, AyseP14
93Senga, TatsuroC8, P8
94Senkal, AsliP8
95Shi, LisiP10
96Shirai, DaichiP23
97Smith, AndrewC25, P25
98Suen, Richard M. H.P17
99Takahashi, ShuheiP20
100Teixeira Ferreira, ThiagoP14
101Tsuruga, TakayukiC3, P3
102Tunc, CengizP5
103Tuzemen, DidemP26
104Vilan, DiegoC29, P29
105Vu, NamP13
106Wiczer, DavidP24
107Wolcott, ErinP3
108Wolff, JonathanP7
109Yu, SherryP18
110Zhang, JiP11
111Zhang, LiniP5

 

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