I am here for the next two days:
38th Annual Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Fall Conference
Thursday, October 10, 2013
8: 45 – 9:00 am Opening Remarks
James Bullard, President, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Session I - Financial Markets 1
9:00 – 10:15 am "Trade Dynamics in the Market for Federal Funds"
Presenter: Ricardo Lagos, New York University
Coauthor: Gara Afonso, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Discussant: Huberto Ennis, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
10:45 am – 12:00 pm "Banks' Risk Exposures"
Presenter: Martin Schneider , Stanford University
Coauthors: Juliane Begenau, Stanford University and Monika Piazzesi, Stanford University
Discussant: Hanno Lustig, University of California-Los Angeles
Session II: Monetary Policy and Macro Dynamics
1:00 – 2:15 pm "Unemployment and Business Cycles"
Presenter: Martin S. Eichenbaum, Northwestern University
Coauthors: Lawrence J. Christiano, Northwestern University and Mathias Trabandt, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Discussant: Jaroslav Borovicka, New York University
2:45 – 4:00 pm "Conventional and Unconventional Monetary Policy in a Model with Endogenous Collateral Constraints"
Presenter: Michael Woodford, Columbia University
Coauthors: Aloísio Araújo, Getulio Vargas Foundation and Susan Schommer, Instituto Nacional de Matemática Pura e Aplicada
Discussant: Stephen Williamson, Washington University
4:00 – 5:15 pm "Leverage Restrictions in a Business Cycle Model"
Presenter: Lawrence J. Christiano, Northwestern University
Coauthor: Daisuke Ikeda, Bank of Japan
Discussant: Benjamin Moll, Princeton UniversityFriday, October 11, 2013
Friday, October 11, 2013
Session III: Financial Markets 2
9:00 – 10:15 am "Measuring the Financial Soundness of U.S. Firms, 1926—2012"
Presenter: Andrew G. Atkeson, University of California-Los Angeles
Coauthor: Andrea L. Eisfeldt, University of California-Los Angeles and Pierre-Olivier Weill, University of California-Los Angeles
Discussant: Gian Luca Clementi, New York University
10:45 am – 12:00 pm "The I Theory of Money"
Presenter: Markus K. Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Coauthor: Yuliy Sannikov, Princeton University
Discussant: Ed Nosal, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Session IV: Households Lifecycle Behavior
1:00 – 2:15 pm "Is There 'Too Much' Inequality in Health Spending Across Income Groups?"
Presenter: Larry E. Jones, University of Minnesota
Coauthors: Laurence Ales, Carnegie Mellon University and Roozbeh Hosseini , Arizona State University
Discussant: Selahattin İmrohoroğlu, University of Southern California
2:15 –3:30 pm "Retirement, Home Production and Labor Supply Elasticities"
Presenter: Richard Rogerson, Princeton University
Coauthor: Johanna Wallenius, Stockholm School of Economics
Discussant: Nancy Stokey, University of Chicago