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Macroeconomic Theory Workshop


Coordinators:

Fall 2016 - Todd Keister
Spring 2017 - Roberto Chang

  • Seminars will be held in New Jersey Hall Room 105 on Tuesdays from 2:50 - 4:20 pm. (*Note new time)
  • Papers can be downloaded from the Department's website when available in advance.
  • Schedule of Dates and Speakers may change.

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Spring 2017

April 4
Zhifeng Cai, University of Minnesota
"College Pricing and Income Inequality" joint with Jonathan Heathcote
(slides)

April 11
Freddy Rojas, Rutgers University
"The Effect of Mutualization and Collateralization on Credit Default Swap Premium"

April 25
Martin Uribe, Columbia University
"A Model Of The Twins Ds: Optimal Default And Devaluation"


Fall 2016

September 13
Morris Davis, Rutgers Business School
"Gross Migration, Housing and Urban Population Dynamics"

October 11
Yuliyan Mitkov, Rutgers University (Graduate Student)
"Inequality and Financial Fragility"

October 18, 4:00 - 5:30 pm (*Note change in time)
Xavier Vives, IESE Business School
"Competition and Stability in Banking: The Role of Regulation and Competition Policy"

October 25
Gauti Eggertsson, Brown University
"A quantitative model of secular stagnation" (joint with Neil Mehrotra and Jacob Robbins)

November 1
Keshav Dogra, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
"Escaping Unemployment Traps" (joint with S. Acharya, J. Bengui, and S.L. Wee)

November 21 (joint with Money, History & Finance)
2017 Social and Behavioral Sciences Keynote Speaker
Larry Ball, Johns Hopkins University
4:30 - 5:30pm, New Academic Building, Room 1180 (CAC)

Contact Us

New Jersey Hall, Room 202
75 Hamilton Street, (CAC)
New Brunswick, NJ
08901-1248
P  (848) 932-7363 (undergraduate)
P  (848) 932-7451 (graduate)
F  (732) 932-7416
Thomas Prusa - Department Chair
Donna Ghilino - Senior Department Administrator
Barry Sopher - Undergraduate Program Director
Hilary Sigman - Graduate Program Director
Undergraduate Inquiries - Help and Advising
Graduate Advisor