Philadelphia Workshop on Macroeconomics and Economic Policy
PIER Conference

FRB Philadelphia, Penn Institute for Economic Research, Fels Policy Research Initiative, and the International Economic Review

Organizers: Satyajit Chatterjee, Dirk Krueger, Ben Lester, and Guido Menzio

Thursday, April 6, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Conference Dinner @ (by invitation only)

Friday, April 7, 8:15 AM – 4:15 PM, Conference Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia


8:15 AM – 8:45 AM: Continental Breakfast
8:45 AM – 9:30 AM Markus Brunnermeier and Yann Koby, “The Reversal Interest Rate: The Effective Lower Bound of Monetary Policy”
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM Daniel Greenwald, “The Mortgage Credit Channel of Macroeconomic Transmission”
10:15 AM – 10:30 AM Coffee Break
10:30 AM – 11:15 AM Aaron Hedlund, Fatih Karahan, Kurt Mitman, and Serdar Ozkan, “Monetary Policy, Heterogeneity, and the Housing Channel”
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Nicholas Bloom, Fatih Guvenen, and Sergio Salgado, “Skewed Business Cycles”
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM Jess Benhabib, Alberto Bisin, and Mi Luo, “Wealth distribution and social mobility: A quantitative approach”
1:45 PM – 2:30 PM Mark Aguiar, Mark Bils, and Erik Hurst, “Leisure, Luxuries, and the Labor Supply of Young Men”
2:30 PM – 2:45 PM Coffee Break
2:45 PM – 3:30 PM  Daron Acemoglu and Pascual Restrepo, “Secular Stagnation? The Effect of Aging on Economic Growth in the Age of Automation”
3:30 PM – 4:15 PM Guido Matias Cortes, Nir Jaimovich, Henry Siu, “Disappearing Routine Jobs: Who, How, and Why?”

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Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
7th and Arch Streets
Philadelphia, PA
Date: Apr 07, 2017
8:15am - 4:15pm