Starting this quarter, the workshop is organized jointly between the Kenneth C Griffin Department of Economics and the Chicago Booth School of Business. The majority of the talks are given by external speakers presenting works in progress, however, some talks are reserved for internal speakers. Please refer to the weekly announcement for up-to-date room or time changes.Note time and location change for this quarter: the workshop meets Wednesdays at 3:05pm in the Booth School of Business Harper Center, Room C09. For questions, please contact Jamie Phillips.
Jennifer La'O*, Columbia University
Information Acquisition, Eficincy, and Non-Fundamental Volatility
Wenxin Du, University of Chicago
"Arbitrage Capital of Global Banks"
Emmanuel Farhi*, Harvard University
"Networks, Barriers, and Trade"
Ernst Liu*, Princeton University
"Low Interest Rate, Market Power, and Productivity Growth"
Ricardo Caballero*, MIT
"A Risk-centric Model of Demand Recessions and Speculation"
Adrian Auclert**, Stanford University
"Micro Jumps, Macro Humps: Monetary Policy and Business Cycles in an Estimated HANK model"
Patrick Kehoe*, Stanford University
"Asset Prices and Unemployment Fluctuations"
Gita Gopinath, Harvard University; International Monetary Fund
Kamran Bilir, University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Knowledge Diffusion Through Networks"
*Becker Friedman Institute Visitor
**Initiative on Global Market Visitor