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Friday, February 27, 2015

Have Blog, Will Travel

I am here today:

NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH, INC.
EF&G Research Meeting
Manuel Amador and Andrea Eisfeldt, Organizers
February 27, 2015
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
101 Market Street
San Francisco, CA

PROGRAM

8:30 am Continental Breakfast

9:00 am
Pablo Kurlat, Stanford University and NBER
Asset Markets with Heterogeneous Information

Discussant:  Veronica Guerrieri, University of Chicago and NBER

10:00 am Break

10:15 am
Johannes Stroebel, New York University
Joseph Vavra, University of Chicago and NBER
House Prices, Local Demand, and Retail Prices

Discussant:  John Leahy, New York University and NBER

11:15 am Break

11:30 am
Daniel Greenwald, New York University
Martin Lettau, University of California at Berkeley and NBER
Sydney Ludvigson, New York University and NBER
Origins of Stock Market Fluctuations
Discussant:  John Cochrane, University of Chicago and NBER

12:30 pm Lunch

1:30 pm
Fatih Guvenen, University of Minnesota and NBER
Fatih Karahan, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Serdar Ozkan, University of Toronto, Jae Song, Social Security Administration
What Do Data on Millions of US Workers Reveal About Life-Cycle Earnings Risk?
Discussant:  Luigi Pistaferri, Stanford University and NBER

2:30 pm Break

2:45 pm
Thomas Philippon, New York University and NBER
Philippe Martin, Sciences Po
Inspecting the Mechanism: Leverage and the Great Recession in the Eurozone
Discussant:  Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas, University of California at Berkeley and NBER

3:45 pm Break

4:00 pm
Rabah Arezki, International Monetary Fund
Valerie Ramey, University of California at San Diego and NBER
Liugang Sheng, Chinese University of Hong Kong
News Shocks in Open Economies: Evidence from Giant Oil Discoveries

Discussant:  Nir Jaimovich, Duke University and NBER

5:00 pm Adjourn

5:15 pm Reception and Dinner

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