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Economic Fluctuations Colloquium, Fall 2014:
(Fridays, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., IAB 1102.)


  • September 5, 2014: Kenneth Paulsen
       Title: Discussion of Brubakk and Miah (2014),
              "Financial Risk and Optimal Monetary Policy: A Stylized Framework"

  • September 12, 2014: Nikhil Patel (discussed by Yang Jiao)

      Title: "Credit Constraints, Trade Finance and the Cost Channel of Monetary Policy
               in Open Economies"

  • September 19, 2014: Pablo Ottonello (discussed by Shaowen Luo)
       Title: "Capital Unemployment, Financial Shocks, and Investment Slumps"

  • September 26, 2014: Carlos Montes-Galdon  (discussed by Cynthia Mei Balloch)
Title: "The Perverse Effects of Volatility Shocks"

  • October 3, 2014: Yoon Joo Jo
       Title: "Does the Term Structure of Country Spreads Steepen During Crisis?
                - Discussion of Arellano and Ramanarayanan (2012), and Broner et al. (2013)"

  • October 10, 2014: Savitar Vadul Sundaresan (discussed by Nikhil Patel)
Title: "The Unintended Consequences of Capital Controls"

  • October 17, 2014: Tuo Chen (discussed by Seunghoon Na)
Title: "Capital Return Inequality: Does Size Matter?"

  • October 24, 2014: Seunghoon Na (discussed by Mariana Cecilia Garcia Schmidt)
Title: "Default Risk and Inequality in Emerging Economies"

  • October 31, 2014: Samer Shousha (discussed by Tuo Chen)

      Title:  "Commodity Booms and Bust and Economic Fluctuations in Emerging and Developed Economies"

  • November 7, 2014: Yang Jiao (discussed by Savitar Vadul Sundaresan)
Title: "Import Competition and Employment Hysteresis during the Great Recession"

  • November 14, 2014: Shaowen Luo (discussed by Carlos Montes-Galdon)

Title: "Skewness and Inflation: Evidence on Sticky Price Models"

  • November 21, 2014: Mariana Cecilia Garcia Schmidt (discussed by Samer Shousha)

       Title: "Imperfect Information and Monetary Policy: Evidence and Theory"

  • November 28, 2014: Thanksgiving Holiday
  • December 5, 2014: Cynthia Mei Balloch (discussed by Pablo Ottonello)

      Title: TBA

Older Colloquia:

Spring, 2014
Fall, 2013

Spring, 2013

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