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Macro/International Macro Seminar 
Fall 2012
 
Mondays: 2:40-4:10 p.m.
Location: 200 Fisher Hall
Visitor Office: B13
 
 September 10, 2012  Fall Classes Begin this Week
   
 September 17, 2012

Andy Atkeson, UCLA
"Measuring the Financial Soundness
of US Firms 1926-2012"

   
 September 24, 2012

Erik Hurst, Chicago Booth
"Manufacturing Busts, Housing Booms, and Declining Employment:  A Structural Explanation"

   
 October 1, 2012 Wei Cui, Princeton, Grad Student
"Asset Illiquidity and Financing Frictions"
   
 October 8, 2012

Ivan Werning, MIT
 "Fiscal Unions"

   
 October 15, 2012

Weicheng Lian, Princeton, Grad Student
"A Quantitative Model of House Quantities and House Prices"

   
 October 22, 2012 Department Wide Seminar
   
 October 29, 2012 Fall Recess
   
 November 5, 2012

Virgiliu Midrigan, NYU
"Finance and Misallocation: Evidence
from Plant-Level Data"

   
 November 12, 2012 Martin Schneider, Stanford
"Ambiguous Business Cycles" (joint with Cosmin Ilut)
   
 November 19, 2012 Andi Mueller, Columbia GSB
"Separations, Sorting and Cyclical Unemployment"
   
 November 28, 2012
 Wednesday
Roger Myerson, Chicago, joint with Finance.
"A Model of Moral-Hazard Credit Cycles"
   
 December 3, 2012 Erzo Luttmer, University of Minnesota
"Eventually, Noise and Imitation
Implies Balanced Growth"
   
 December 10, 2012 Jon Steinsson, Columbia
"Growth-Rate and Uncertainty Shocks in Consumption:
Cross-Country Evidence"
   
 December 14, 2012 Winter Recess
   
  For Faculty: Please sign-up for a meeting with seminar guest here
   
  If you have questions please contact Jennifer Bello
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