Macro/International Reading Group

Spring 2015
Thursdays, 12:30 (SHARP) 1:30 pm in Evans 639 (bring your own lunch if you want)

Date

Presenter

Paper

29-Jan-15

Jeremie

Rational Inattention and Monetary Economics

5-Feb-15

Yusuf

Business Cycle Dynamics under Rational Inattention

12-Feb-15

Casper

Sparse Dynamic Programming and Aggregate Fluctuations

19-Feb-15

Leslie

Natural Expectations, Macroeconomic Dynamics, and Asset Pricing

26-Feb-15

Maria

Robustly Optimal Monetary Policy with Near-Rational Expectations

5-Mar-15

Mikhail

A Rational Theory of Mutual Funds' Attention Allocation

8-Mar-15 (1-2pm @ Evans 597)

John

Rational Inattention to Discrete Choices: A New Foundation for the Multinomial Logit Model

19-Mar-15

Erik

Farther on down the road

26-Mar-15

Spring break

2-Apr-15

Simon

Lack of Selection and Limits to Delegation: Firm Dynamics in Developing Countries

9-Apr-15

Sandile

The allocative efficiency of land in India

16-Apr-15

Veronica Rapopport

TBD

23-Apr-15

Dmitri

Uncertainty traps

1-May-15

GEMS

 

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