Macroeconomics Lunch Seminar

Fall 2018

    Date         Name                               Topic
September 6th Virgiliu Midrigan
Asset Prices and Unemployment Fluctuations
September 13th Stanley Zin
Identifying monetary policy in macro-finance models
September 20th Pablo Ottonello
(U. of Michigan)
Financial Heterogeneity and the Investment Channel of Monetary Policy
September 27th Priit Jeenas
Firm Balance Sheet Liquidity, Monetary Policy Shocks, and Investment Dynamics
October 4th Jonathan Payne
Searching for Bank Funding
October 11th Francisco Roldan
Aggregate Demand around Debt Crises
October 18th Alberto Polo
Pass-through to Deposit Rates and Monetary Policy
October 25th Joshua Weiss
November 1st Peifan Wu
Firm Demographics and the Great Recession
November 8th Kiminori Matsuyama 
(Northwestern University)
On Three Classes of CRS Production Function
November 15th Mateusz Giezek
Directed Attention in Markets
November 22nd Thanksgiving  
November 29th Ricardo Lagos
On Money as a Medium of Exchange in Near-Cashless Credit Economies
December 6th Fadi Hassan 
(Trinity College of Dublin)
Trade Shocks and Capital Reallocation
December 13th Guido Menzio
Production and Learning in Teams

Please check back for regular updates as speakers and topics will be updated throughout the semester.  

For a list of our past speakers, please visit our previous seminars page.

Please contact Ariah Dow ( with any questions.