Macro Lunch

Fall 2021

Location: PCPSE 100
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm

 

Date Speaker Paper Title
September 9, 2021 Eva Janssens Heterogeneous Earnings Risk in Incomplete Markets
September 15, 2021 Yaacov Wittman     College Admissions and the (Mis)Allocation of Talent
September 22, 2021 Akihisa Kato     Optimal Progressive Income Taxation and Endogenous Marriage and Divorce
September 29, 2021 Yueyuan Ma Specialization in a Knowledge Economy
October 6, 2021 Ni Wang     Job Attachment and Life Cycle Gender Wage Differences
October 13, 2021 Rodrigo Morales  
October 20, 2021 Artem Kuriksha An Economy of Neural Networks:  Learning from Heterogeneous Experiences
October 22, 2021 Adrien Wicht Seniority and Sovereign Default
October 27, 2021 Dohan Kim Financial Frictions and the Skewed Bank Distress Channel
October 29, 2021 Jinfeng Luo  
November 3, 2021 Xincheng Qiu    
Leon Huetsch
 
November 10, 2021 Ryan Zalla  
November 12, 2021 Joao Ritto  
November 17, 2021 Sean McCrary  
November 19, 2021 Sara Casella      
November 24, 2021 Agustin Diaz      
December 1, 2021 Dick Oosthuizen      
December 3, 2021 Collum Freedman      
December 8, 2021 German Sanchez Sanchez  
December 10, 2021 Assa Cohen  
December 15, 2021 Eric Huang  

Spring 2021

Location: Zoom
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm

Zoom: Contact Min Kim or Leon Huetsch for details

Date Speaker Paper Title
March 25, 2021 German Sanchez Sanchez & Dick Oosthuizen Restricted Mortgage Offering in the Great Recession
April 1, 2021 Coby Wittman College Admissions and Inequality
April 15, 2021 Min Kim & Ni Wang Financial Literacy and Wealth Inequality (Kim)
Job Attachment and Life Cycle Gender Wage Differences (Wang)
April 22, 2021 Yueyuan Ma Specialization in a Knowledge Economy
April 29, 2021 Eric Huang Precautionary Mismatch 
May 6, 2021 Ryan Zalla  How Does Strategic Patenting Affect Innovation? 

 

Fall 2020

Location: Zoom
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm

Date Speaker Paper Title
September 11, 2020 Sergio Villalvazo TBA
September 17, 2020 Hanbaek Lee TBA
September 18, 2020 Omer Faruk Koru TBA
September 24, 2020 Desen Lin Housing Search and Rental Market Intermediation
September 25, 2020 Gorkem Bostanci Trade Secrets, Labor Outsourcing, and Productivity
November 5, 2020 Jianhong Xin Measuring the Effects of Coworkers on Wages
November 13, 2020 Coby Wittman (12-12:30PM) College Admissions and Inequality
December 3, 2020 Sara Casella Endogenous Demand Composition and Earnings Inequality over the Business Cycle
December 10, 2020 Yueyuan Ma You Will:' A Macroeconomic Analysis of Digital Advertising

Spring 2020

Location: PCPSE 200 (Thursdays) PCPSE 101 (Fridays)*
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm

Date Speaker Paper Title
February 27, 2020 Coby Wittman, Jinfeng Luo Human Capital Formation in a Frictional College Market (Wittman)
Job Heterogeneity and Employment Fluctuations (Luo)
March 5, 2020 Xincheng Qiu The Economic Geography of Unemployment
March 19. 2020 Yueyuan Ma, Omer Koru Cancelled
March 26, 2020 Juan Passadore (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance) Cancelled
March 27, 2020 Pim Kastelein (Visiting from University of Amsterdam) Cancelled
April 2, 2020 Ni Wang Cancelled
April 3, 2020 Christian Pericon (Visiting from Barcelona GSE) Cancelled
April 9, 2020 Sergio Villalvazo, Hanbaek Lee Cancelled
April 10, 2020 Wu Zhu Cancelled
April 16, 2020 Sergio Villalvazo, Hanbaek Lee Online
April 23, 2020 Gorken Bostanci Online
April 24, 2020 Yueyuan Ma Online
April 30, 2020 Jianhong Xin Online
May 1, 2020 Sara Casella and Hanbaek Lee Online
May 7, 2020 Dick Oosthuizen/German Sanchez Sanchez Online
May 8, 2020 Desen Lin Online

Fall 2019

Location: PCPSE 200 (Thursdays) PCPSE 200 (Fridays)*
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm

Date Speaker Paper Title
September 5, 2019 Le Xu "Supply Chain Management, Endogenous Production Networks, and Aggregate Fluctuations"
September 12, 2019  Paolo Martellini  "Specialization, Knowledge Diffusion, and the Productivity of Large Cities"
September 19, 2019 Stefano Pietrosanti  "Bank capital requirements and the cost of credit: Evidence from a change in regulation"
September 26, 2019 Andre Victor Luduvice  "The Macroeconomic Effects of Universal Basic Income Programs"
October 3, 2019 Harun Alp "Legal Structure and Firm Dynamics: A Quantitative Exploration"
October 10, 2019 Sumedh Ambokar "Mortgage Search Heterogeneity and Refinancing Decisions"
October 17, 2019 Luca Mazzone (Visiting student ) "Go Big or Buy a Home: Student Debt, Human Capital and Wealth Accumulation"
October 24, 2019    
October 31, 2019 Wu Zhu and Xincheng Qiu

"Internal Capital Markets and The Propagation of Credit Supply Shocks" (Zhu)
"Golden Ages: A Tale of Two Countries" (Qiu)

November 7, 2019 Hanbaek Lee "Striking While the Iron Is Cold: Fragility After a Surge of Lumpy Investments"
November 8, 2019 Jianhong Xin "Machine Learning the Labor Market"
November 14, 2019 Desen Lin and Gorkem Bostancı  " Rental Market Intermediation" (Lin)Changing Jobs to Fight Inflation: Labor Market Reaction to Inflation Shocks" (Bostanci)
November 21, 2019 Ni Wang "Unobservable Separation Risk and Gender Difference in Wage-Tenure Profile"
November 21, 2019
(4:30-5:30 Room 625)
David Cuberes
(Associate Professor
Clark University)
"The Birth of Cities: Evidence from the 1889 Oklahoma Land Rush"
December 5, 2019 Assa Cohen and Jianhong Xin "Basic Research and the Business Cycle" (Cohen) and "Machine Learning the Labor Market" (Xin)
December 12, 2019 Akihisa Kato and Sara Casella "Optimal progressive taxation with endogenous marriage and divorce" (Kato) "Heterogeneity of MPCs across goods" (Casella)

Location: PCPSE 200 (Thursdays) PCPSE 101 (Fridays)*
Time: 12:00 - 1:30pm

Date Speaker Paper Title
February 21, 2019  Gorkem Bostanci "Price Informativeness and Misallocation in Business Cycles"
February 22, 2019* Constanza Vergara "Welfare, Income Distribution, and Patterns of Vertical Specialization in a World with Fragmented Production Processes"
February 28, 2019 Yueyuan Ma "Entrepreneurship, Venture Capital and Top Wealth Inequality"
March 14, 2019 Andre Victor Luduvice "To Means-Test or Not to Means-Test: Life-Cycle Effects of Universal Basic Income Programs"
March 15, 2019*    
March 21, 2019 Le Xu "Supply Chain Management, Endogenous Production Networks, and Aggregate Fluctuations"
March 22, 2019* Assa Cohen "Technological Development During Recession"
March 28, 2019 Luca Mazzone, University of Zurich "Student Debt, Human Capital Accumulation and Career Choices"
April 4, 2019 Sergio Villalvazo "Sudden Stops in Small Open Economies with Uninsured Idiosyncratic Risk"
April 11, 2019 Hanbaek Lee "Lumpy Investment and Endogenous Business Cycle"
April 12, 2019* Omer Koru "Robot Taxation When Labor Market is Inefficient"
April 18, 2019 Paolo Martellini "A Quantitative Theory of the City-Size Wage Premium"
April 25, 2019 Stefano Pietrosanti "Managers, Gerontocracy, and Credit"
April 26, 2019* Ni Wang "Gender Differences in the Labor Market"
May 2, 2019 Seung-Ryong Shin "Health and Human Capital induced Poverty Trap"
May 9, 2019 Sumedh Ambokar "Mortgage Search Heterogeneity and Refinancing Decisions"
May 10, 2019* Magdalena Rola-Janicka "The Political Economy of Regulating Fire Sales"