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Past seminars


Autumn 2015


 Date Time  Speaker  Room Paper 

16 Sep

1115
1245

Gita Gopinath

(Harvard University)

Fairbairn

Capital Allocation and Productivity in South Europe

7 Oct

1115
1245

Pushan Dutt (Insead and LBS)

LT2

The Gravity of Experience

14 Oct

1115 1245

Friederike Niepmann

LT9

Banking Across Borders with Heterogeneous Banks

21 Oct

1115
1245

Mark Dean (Columbia)

Fairbairn

Testing Models of Rational Inattention

28 Oct

1115
1230

Swati Dhingra (London School of Economics)

LT2

Contracting and the Division of the Gains from Trade

11 Nov

1115
1245

Laura Veldkamp (NYU Stern School of Business) 

LT2

The Tail that Wags the Economy: Belief-Driven Business Cycles and Persistent Stagnation

18 Nov

1115
1230

Torsten Persson (Stockholm University)

LT2

Who becomes a Politician? Selection and Representation in Sweden

25 Nov

1115
1230

Guido Ascari (University of Oxford)

WLT

Does Inflation Walk on Unstable Paths?

2 Dec

1115
1230

Ozgur Kibris (Sabanci University)

LT9

Limited Attention with Status-quo Bias

9 Dec

1115
1230

Gilat Levy (London School of Economics)

LT7

Perceptions of Correlation, Communication, and Ambiguity 



Spring  2015
 Date Time  Speaker  Room Paper 

14 Jan

1115
1245

Sebnem Kalemli-‚ÄčOzcan University of Marylan

LT3

Debt Overhang in Europe: Evidence from Firm-Bank-Sovereign Linkages


21 Jan

1115
1230

Alp Atakan

Koc University

WLT     

Market Selection and the Information Content of Prices

4 Feb

0930

1100

Thomas Philippon

NYU Stern School of Business

PLG 03   

Inspecting the Mechanism: Leverage and the Great Recession in the Eurozone


4 Feb

1115
1245

Andrea Galeotti University of Essex (currently visiting EUI)

LH 101   

Pricing Network Effects


11 Feb

1115
1245

 Hamid Sabourian University of Cambridge 

LT4

Repeated Implementation with Incomplete Information

18 Feb

1115
1245

Marco Battaglini Princeton University

   -

 ‘cancelled’ 

11 Mar

1115
1245

Sergei Guriev

Sciences Po

LT4 

 Effect of Income on Trust:
Evidence from the 2009 Crisis in Russia

18 Mar

1115
1245

Refet Gurkaynak Bilkent University 

LT4

 

Forward Guidance and Asset Prices

25 Mar

1115
1245

Dan Hamermesh

University of Texas

LT4

Not Working At Work: Loafing, Unemployment and Labor Productivity

29 Apr

1115
1245

Juuso Valimaki Aalto School of Economics 

LT4

 

Common Value Auctions with Costly Entry

6 May

1115
1245

Horacio Larreguy Harvard (Kennedy School)

LT4

Publicizing malfeasance: When media facilitates electoral accountability in Mexico

13 May

1115 1245

Alp Simsek

MIT

LT4

 

20 May

1115

1245

Juliane Begenau Harvard Business School 

LT4

 







Autumn 2014

Date

Time

 Speaker

Room

 Paper

24 Sept

1115
1230

David Huffman (University of Oxford)

LT2

 The Complementarity of Trust and Institutions for Economic Outcomes

02 Oct

1115
1230

 Emir Kamenica (The Univ of Chicago, Booth School of Business

 LT2

 Competition in Persuasion

07 Oct

1115
1245

 Hyun Shin (Bank of International Settlements)

 SG06

 Breaking the Triple Coincidence in International Finance

 08 Oct

1115
1245

Fabian Lipinsky (International Monetary Fund)

 LT2

 Systemic Risk and Macroeconomic Fluctuations

 23 Oct

 1115
1245

 Jean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics)

 LT2

 From Bottom of the Barrel to Cream of the Crop: Sequential Screening with Positive Selection

 05 Nov

1115
1245

 Michael McMahon (Warwick University)

 LT5

 Transparency and Deliberation within the FOMC: a Computational Linguistics Approach

 12 Nov

1115
1235

 Loukas Karabarbounis (The Univ of Chicago, Booth School of Business

 LT3

 Productivity and Capital Allocation in Europe

 19 Nov

1115
1235

 Jose Victor Rios Rull (University of Minnesota)

 LT3

 

 26 Nov

 1115
1230

 Andrew Ellis (London School of Economics)

 LT1

 

 03 Dec

 1115
1245

 Yuliy Sannikov (Princeton University)

 LT4

 

 17 Dec

 1115
1245

 Patrick Kehoe (University of Minnesota)

 LT1

Debt Constraints and Employment 




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Date

Time

 Speaker

 Paper

05 Mar

1115

1245

 Benoit Mojon (Banque de France)

 Credit Risk in the Euro Area

 12 Mar 1115
1245
 Galine Hale (San Francisco Federal Reserve)
 Do Banks Propagate Debt Market Shocks? 
 19 Mar 1115

1245

 Yuriy Gorodnichenko (Berkeley)  Does Greater Inequality Lead to More Household Borrowing? New Evidence from Household Data
 26 Mar 1115

1245

 Marina Halac (Columbia University)  Contests for Experimentation
 02 Apr 1115

1245

 Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge)  International Competitiveness and Stabilization Policy 
 23 Apr 1115

1245

 Luis Rayo (London School of Economics) Relational Knowledge Transfers  
 30 Apr  1115

1245

  Collin Raymond (Oxford University)  A Behavioral Analysis of Stochastic Reference Dependence
 07 May  1115

1245

 Pierre Yared (Columbia University)  Optimal Government Debt Maturity - Preliminary and Incomplete
 07 May, 1700
1830
 Mark Gertler (New York University)  Banking, Liquidity and Bank Runs in an Infinite Horizon Economy
 14 May 1115
1245
 Guillermo L. Ordonez (University of Pennsylvania)  Banks as Secret Keepers
 21 May 1115
1245
 Ennio Stacchetti (New York University)  One-Sided Uncertainty and Delay in Reputational Bargaining 
 10 Jun 1115
1245 
 Harald Hau (University of Geneva)  
 18 Jun, 1115
1245
 Ricardo Reis (Columbia University)   Inflating Away the Public Debt? – An Empirical Assessment 

Date

Time

 Speaker

Room

 Paper

24 Sept

1115
1230

 David Huffman (University of Oxford)

LT2

 The Complementarityof Trust and Institutions for Economic Outcomes

02 Oct

1115
1230

 Emir Kamenica (The Univ of Chicago, Booth School of Business

 LT2

 Competition in Persuasion

07 Oct

1115
1245

 Hyun Shin (Bank of International Settlements)

 SG06

 Breaking the Triple Coincidence in International Finance

 08 Oct

1115
1245

Fabian Lipinsky (International Monetary Fund)

 LT2

 Systemic Risk and Macroeconomic Fluctuations

 23 Oct

 1115
1245

 Jean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics)

 LT2

 From Bottom of the Barrel to Cream of the Crop: Sequential Screening with Positive Selection

 05 Nov

1115
1245

 Michael McMahon (Warwick University)

 LT5

 Transparency and Deliberation within the FOMC: a Computational Linguistics Approach

 12 Nov 1115
1235
 Loukas Karabarbounis (The Univ of Chicago, Booth School of Business
 LT3  Productivity and Capital Allocation in Europe
 19 Nov 1115
1235
 Jose Victor Rios Rull (University of Minnesota)  LT3  
 26 Nov  1115
1230
 Andrew Ellis (London School of Economics)  LT1  
 03 Dec  1115
1245
 Yuliy Sannikov (Princeton University)  LT4
 
 17 Dec  1115
1245
 Patrick Kehoe (University of Minnesota)  LT1
Debt Constraints and Employment 

Date

Time

 Speaker

Room

 Paper

24 Sept

1115
1230

 David Huffman (University of Oxford)

LT2

 The Complementarityof Trust and Institutions for Economic Outcomes

02 Oct

1115
1230

 Emir Kamenica (The Univ of Chicago, Booth School of Business

 LT2

 Competition in Persuasion

07 Oct

1115
1245

 Hyun Shin (Bank of International Settlements)

 SG06

 Breaking the Triple Coincidence in International Finance

 08 Oct

1115
1245

Fabian Lipinsky (International Monetary Fund)

 LT2

 Systemic Risk and Macroeconomic Fluctuations

 23 Oct

 1115
1245

 Jean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics)

 LT2

 From Bottom of the Barrel to Cream of the Crop: Sequential Screening with Positive Selection

 05 Nov

1115
1245

 Michael McMahon (Warwick University)

 LT5

 Transparency and Deliberation within the FOMC: a Computational Linguistics Approach

 12 Nov

1115
1235

 Loukas Karabarbounis (The Univ of Chicago, Booth School of Business

 LT3

 Productivity and Capital Allocation in Europe

 19 Nov

1115
1235

 Jose Victor Rios Rull (University of Minnesota)

 LT3

 

 26 Nov

 1115
1230

 Andrew Ellis (London School of Economics)

 LT1

 

 03 Dec

 1115
1245

 Yuliy Sannikov (Princeton University)

 LT4

 

 17 Dec

 1115
1245

 Patrick Kehoe (University of Minnesota)

 LT1

Debt Constraints and Employment