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Cornell/Penn State Macroeconomics Workshop

Sat, 10/01/2016 - 8:00am to Sun, 10/02/2016 - 12:30pm

226 Weill Hall

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CORNELL/PENN STATE MACROECONOMICS CONFERENCE

Co-Director:  Karl Shell (Cornell)
Co-Director:  Neil Wallace (Penn State)

October 1-2, 2016
at Cornell University

SATURDAY, October 1
Fleming Lecture Room – 226 Weill Hall

8:00 – 8:55                  Continental Breakfast

8:55 – 9:00                   Karl Shell (Cornell), Welcome & Introduction

Saturday morning chair:  Neil Wallace (Penn State)

9:00 – 10:00               Eungsik Kim (Carnegie-Mellon) “Singular Invariant Markovian Equilibrium in Stochastic Overlapping Generations Models” (joint w/Steve Spear)

10:00 – 10:15              Coffee Break

10:15 - 11:15               Gaston Chaumont (Penn State) “Wealth Accumulation, on the Job Search, and Inequality,” (joint w/Shouyong Shi)

11:15 – 12:15              Randy Wright (University of Wisconsin-Madison, FRB Chicago, FRB Minneapolis & NBER) “Frictional Goods Markets: Theory and Applications” (joint w/Zachary Bethune & Michael Choi)

12:15 – 1:30                Lunch

Saturday afternoon chair:  Boyan Jovanovic (New York University)

1:30 – 2:30                  Gent Bajraj (Penn State) “Two-State Equilibria in a Model of Randomly Alternating Endowments”

2:30 – 3:30                  Emilo Espino (Universidad Torcuato Di Tella) “Short-Term Momentum and Long-Term Reversal of Returns under Limited Enforceability and Belief Heterogeneity,” (joint w/Pablo Beker)

3:30 – 3:45                  Coffee Break

3:45 – 4:45                  Bruno Sultanum (Richmond Fed) “Decentralized Trade with Private Values (joint w/Zach Bethune & Nicholas Trachter)                                

6:00                             Drinks at A.D.Whitehouse
7:00                             Dinner (for out-of-town participants and specifically invited Cornellians)


 

SUNDAY, October 2
Fleming Lecture Room – 226 Weill Hall

8:00 – 9:00                  Continental Breakfast

Sunday morning chair:  Kristoffer Nimark (Cornell)

9:00 – 10:00                Chao Gu (University of Missouri) “The Effects of Monetary Policy (and Other) Announcements”

10:00 – 10:15              Coffee Break

10:15 – 11:15              Rishabh Kirpalani (Penn State, post-doc NYU) “Time Consistent Fiscal Rules (joint w/Alessandro Dovis)

11:15 – 12:15              Chris Huckfeldt (Cornell) “Unemployment Fluctuations, Match Quality, and the Wage Cyclicality of New Hires,” (joint w/Mark Gertler & Antonella Trigari)  

12:15 – 2:00                Lunch

Conference Administrators:

Amy Moesch (weekdays only):  alg5@cornell.edu; 255-5617

Sylverie Herbert (weekend only): 929-293-8772
Malin Hu (weekend only):  484-213-3797

 

Map of the Cornell Campus and Conference Site

Event Categories: Macroeconomics