April 2024 Conference

Carnegie-Rochester-NYU Conference on Public Policy
101st Meeting
“Labor Market Dynamics: Drivers and Consequences”
Stern School of Business – April 26th-27th, 2024
  Friday, April 26
8:00am – 8:30am Breakfast
  SESSION I: Aysegul Sahin, Chair
8:30am – 9:45am

“The Alpha Beta Gamma of the Labor Market”
Victoria Gregory, FRB Saint Louis
Guido Menzio, New York University and NBER
David Wiczer , Stony Brook University

Discussant: Richard Rogerson, Princeton

9:45am – 11:00am

“Occupational Reallocation Within and Across Firms: Implications for Labor-Market Polarization”
Toshihiko Mukoyama, Georgetown University
Naoki Takayama, Hitotsubashi University
Satoshi Tanaka, University of Queensland

Discussant: Sergio Salgado, University of Pennsylvania

11:00am – 11:30am Break
11:30am – 12:45pm

“Heterogeneous Job Ladders”
Katarína Borovičková, FRB Richmond
Claudia Macaluso, FRB Richmond

Discussant: Gregor Jarosch, Duke

12:45pm – 2:15pm Lunch
  SESSION II: Mariacristina de Nardi, Chair
2:15pm – 3:30pm

“Joint Search over the Life Cycle”
Annika Bacher, BI Oslo
Philipp Grübener, Goethe University Frankfurt
Lukas Nord, FRB Minneapolis

Discussant: Alessandra Fogli, FRB Minneapolis

3:30pm - 3:45pm Break
3:45pm – 5:00pm

“How to Fund Unemployment Insurance with Informality and False Claims: Evidence from Senegal”
Abdoulaye Ndiaye, New York University
Kyle Herkenhoff, University of Minnesota
Abdoulaye Cissé, UC Berkeley

Discussant: Serdar Birinci, FRB St. Louis

7:00pm – 9:00PM Dinner, by invitation
  Saturday, April 27
8:00am – 8:30am Breakfast
  SESSION III: Gianluca Violante, Chair
8:30am – 9:45am

“Preventative vs. Curative Medicine: A Macroeconomic Analysis of Health Care over the Life Cycle”
Serdar Ozkan, FRB St. Louis

Discussant: Svetlana Pashchenko, University of Georgia

9:45am – 11:00am

“Shaping Inequality and Intergenerational Persistence of Poverty: Free College, Better Schools or Generous Transfers?”
Dirk Krueger, University of Pennsylvania
Alexander Ludwig, Goethe University Frankfurt
Irina Popova, University of Bonn

Discussant: Veronica Guerrieri, University of Chicago

11:00am – 11:30am Break
11:30am – 12:45pm

“Time-Averaging and Taxation”
Hans A. Holter, University of Delaware
Lars Ljungqvist, New York University
Thomas J. Sargent, New York University
Serhiy Stepanchuk, University of Southampton

Discussant: Richard Blundell, University College London

12:45pm Box lunch