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Eighth Annual Conference on Macroeconomics Across Time and Space

Friday, May 2, and Saturday, May 3, 2014
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and the NBER

Organizers: Marina Azzimonti (FRBP), Satyajit Chatterjee (FRBP), Jeremy Greenwood (Penn and NBER), and Lee Ohanian (UCLA and NBER)

Preliminary Agenda

Friday, May 2

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Financial Frictions and Exchange Rate Dynamics

 

Break: 20 Minutes with Box Lunch

12:50 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.

Labor Markets

 

Break: 20 Minutes

2:40 p.m. - 4:10 p.m.

Marriage and Divorce

 

Break: 20 Minutes

4:30 p.m. - 5:40 p.m.

Distinguished Speaker: V.V. Chari: "On the Social Usefulness of Fractional Reserve Banking"

   

6:00 p.m.

Cocktails

7:00 p.m.

Dinner

Saturday, May 3

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Breakfast

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Politics and Inequality

 

Break: 20 Minutes

10:50 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Rust Belt and Unions

12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Lunch

1:15 p.m. - 2:25 p.m.

Distinguished Speaker: Gregory Clark: "Son Also Rises" | Background Paper PDF

 

Adjourn

  • Last update: April 21, 2013