Citibank Workshop in Macroeconomics
Wednesdays, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm, Robinson Hall 301. Organized by Joaquin Blaum & David Weil.
September 10, 2014
"Inflation Dynamics During the Financial Crisis"
Simon Gilchrist (Boston University)
September 17, 2014
"Tightening Financial Frictions on Households, Recessions, and Price Reallocations"
Victor Rios-Rull (University of Minnesota)
September 24, 2014
The Aggregate Implications of Regional Business Cycles
Erik Hurst (University of Chicago)
October 1, 2014
Agricultural Diversity, Structural Change and Long-run Development: Evidence from US counties
Martin Fiszbien (Brown)
October 8, 2014
Robert Barro (Harvard)
October 15, 2014
Growth, Trade, and Inequality
Elhanan Helpman (Harvard)
October 22, 2014
A Traffic Jam Theory of Recessions
Jennifer La`O (Columbia)
October 29, 2014
"A Schumpeterian Model of Top Income Inequality"
Charles Jones (Stanford)
November 5, 2014
"The Global Diffusion of Ideas"
Francisco Buera (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago)
November 12, 2014
"Growth in Cities and Countries"
Chang-Tai Hsieh (University of Chicago)
November 19, 2014
Lack of Selection and Limits to Delegation: Firm Dynamics in Developing Countries
Ufuk Akcigit (University of Pennsylvania)
December 3, 2014
"Productivity and Capital Allocation in Europe"
Gita Gopinath (Harvard)
December 10, 2014
Skill Transferability, Migration, and Development: Evidence from Population Resettlement in Indonesia
Samuel Bazzi (Boston University)