Macro Lunch

Spring 2019

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 TBA
April 12, 2019* Omer Koru TBA
April 18, 2019 Paolo Martellini TBA
April 19, 2019* Ni Wang TBA
April 25, 2019 Stefano Pietrosanti TBA
May 2, 2019 Harun Alp TBA
May 3, 2019* Seung-Ryong Shin TBA
May 9, 2019 Sumedh Ambokar TBA
May 10, 2019* Magdalena Rola-Janicka TBA

Fall 2018

Location: PCPSE 101
Time: 12:00 - 1:30pm

Date Speaker Paper Title
August 30, 2018 Minsu Chang "The Role of Changing Marital Transitions for Housing Decisions"
September 6, 2018 Desen Lin "Housing Boom, Mortgage Default and Agency Friction"
September 13, 2018 Xiang Fang "Monetary Policy and Currency Risk Premium: An Intermediary Perspective"
September 14, 2018 Haotian Xiang (Wharton, Seminar Friday at Noon in PCPSE 202) "Time Inconsistency and Financial Covenants"
September 20, 2018 Eugenio Rojas "The Pass-through of Sovereign Risk and The Role of Firm Heterogeneity"
September 27, 2018 Omer Koru "Automation and Top Income Inequality"
October 4, 2018 Benjamin Larin (visiting student, seminar Friday at Noon in PCPSE 202) "The Macroeconomics of Housing and the Dynamics of Wealth Inequality"
October 11, 2018 Junyuan Zou "Information Acquisition and Liquidity Trap in OTC Markets"
October 12, 2018 Luca Mazzone (visiting student, seminar Friday at Noon in PCPSE 202) "Student Debt on the Job Human Capital Accumulation"
October 18, 2018 Paolo Martellini "A Quantitative Theory of the City-Size Wage Premium"
October 25, 2018 Fabian Siuda (Center for Labor and Demographic Economics) "Childlessness and inter-temporal fertility choice in Germany"
November 1, 2018 Jianhong Xin "Recommender system for the labor market: identify sorting with collaborative filtering and deep neuron networks"
November 8, 2018 Paz Pardo "Housing, portfolio choice, and wealth accumulation over the life cycle"
November 15, 2018 Stefano Pietrosanti "Training your replacement"
November 16, 2018 Le Xu "Endogenous Production Networks and Aggregate Fluctuations"
November 29 2018 Gorkem Bostanci "Changing Jobs to Fight Inflation: Labor Market Reactions to Inflationary Shocks"
December 6, 2018 Sumedh Ambokar "Mortgage Search Heterogeneity and Monetary Policy"
December 13, 2018 Andre Victor Luduvice "To Means-Test or Not to Means-Test: Life-Cycle Effects of Universal Basic Income Programs"