Macro

Workshop Schedule 2019-2020

Program Director:

Stephen Williamson / Ananth Ramanarayanan

Fall Term 2019

Tuesday, September 17: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Jonathan Chiu (Bank of Canada)
"The Economics of Cryptocurrencies -- Bitcoin and Beyond"
Joint with Thorsten V. Koeppl 

Tuesday, September 24: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Markus Poschke (McGill University)
"Accounting for the determinants of wealth concentration in the US
Joint with Barıs Kaymak and David Leung

Tuesday, October 15: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Eric Young (Univeristy of Virginia)
"The Dynamics of the Racial Wealth Gap

Tuesday, October 29: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Rishabh Kirpalani (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
"Rules without Commitment: Reputation and Incentives
(Joint with Alessandro Dovis)

Tuesday, November 12: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Sevin Yeltekin (Carnegie-Mellon University)
"Optimal Taxation with Debt Limits" 

Tuesday, November 26: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Georgios Stefanidis (York University)
"Sovereign Default Risk with Persistent Spending

Tuesday, December 3: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Mark Wright (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis)
"TBA" 
CANCELLED

Tuesday, December 10: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Benjamin Lester (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia)
"TBA" 


Winter Term 2019 

Tuesday, March 24: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Kartik Athreya (Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond)
"TBA" 

Tuesday, April 7: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Stefania Albanesi (University of Pittsburgh)
"TBA" 

Tuesday, April 14: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Richardo Lagos (New York University)
"TBA" 
Short Term Visitor

Tuesday, April 15: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Ricardo Lagos (New York University)
"TBA" 
Short Term Visitor


Summer Term 2019