Research Group Seminar Calendar

The Research Group at the New York Fed organizes multiple weekly seminar series on a variety of research and policy topics. Academic visitors and research staff present current research in a 90 minute seminar format in these series. Seminar attendance is limited to research staff and invited guests only.

(This schedule will be updated with topics periodically. So please check back frequently.)

2015 Schedule
 
Research & Statistics Group
January 8 Robert Townsend
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Segregated Security Exchanges with Ex Ante Rights to Trade: A Market-Based Solution to Collateral-Constrained Externalities
   
February 20 Eric Ghysels
University of North Carolina
Back to the Future: Backtesting Systemic Risk Measures During the Great Depression and Historical Bank Runs
   
March 27 Francesco Giavazzi
Bocconi University
The Composition of Fiscal Adjustments: New Evidence
   
Capital Markets
January 23 John Campbell
Harvard University
Inattention and Inertia in Household Finance: Evidence from the Danish Mortgage Market
   
April 2 Harrison Hong
Princeton University
Demographics, Real Estate Investments and the U.S. Housing Crisis
   
April 16 Christian Julliard
London School of Economics
Information Asymmetries, Volatility, Liquidity, and the Tobin Tax
   
April 30 Dimitris Papanikolaou
Kellogg School of Management
Technological Innovation: Winners and Losers
   
May 12 Marcus Opp
Berkeley, Haas School of Management
Macroprudential Bank Capital Regulation in a Competitive Financial System
   
May 28 Stefan Nagel
University of Michigan
TBA
   
June 11 Matteo Maggiori
Harvard University
TBA
   
Financial Intermediation
March 17 Philipp Schnabl
New York University
The Deposits Channel of Monetary Policy
   
March 24 Josh Lerner
Harvard University
Private Equity and Industry Performance
   
April 7 Ali Hortaçsu
University of Chicago
Deposit Competition and Financial Fragility: Evidence from the U.S. Banking Sector
   
April 21 Mitchell Petersen
Northwestern University
Loans on Sale: Credit Market Seasonality, Borrower Need, and Lender Rent Seeking
   
May 12 Isil Erel
Ohio State University
Fire Sale Discount: Evidence from the Sale of Minority Equity Stakes
   
June 2 Malcolm Baker
Harvard University
TBA
   
Money and Payment Studies
February 25 Roc Armenter & Benjamin Lester
FRB of Philadelphia
Excess Reserves and Monetary Policy Normalization
   
May 21 Brian Baisa
Amherst College
A Detail-Free and Efficient Auction for Budget Constrained Bidders
   
Macroeconomic & Monetary Studies / International Research (Macro)
March 4 Boragan Aruoba
University of Maryland
Macroeconomic Dynamics Near the ZLB: A Tale of Two Countries
   
March 18 Francisco Buera
FRB of Chicago
Liquidity Traps and Monetary Policy: Managing a Credit Crunch
   
March 25 Helene Ray
London Business School
World Asset Markets and the Global Financial Cycle
   
April 1 Guido Menzio
University of Pennsylvania
Agency Business Cycle
   
April 8 Oscar Jorda
FRB of San Francisco
Betting the House
   
April 15 Benjamin Malin
FRB of Minneapolis
Resurrecting the Role of the Product Market Wedge in Recessions
   
April 29 Jess Benhabib
New York University
Uncertainty and Sentiment - Driven Equilibria
   
May 6 Luigi Bocola
Northwestern University
The Pass-Through of Sovereign Risk
   
May 13 Christopher Huckfeldt
Cornell University
The Scarring Effect of Recessions: A Quantitative Analysis
   
May 20 Laura Veldkamp
NYU Stern School of Business
Understanding Uncertainty Shocks and the Role of Black Swans
   
June 3 Christopher Tonetti
Stanford GSB
TBA
   
June 17 Noah Williams
University of Wisconsin
TBA
   
Microeconomic Studies/ Regional Analysis / International Research (Trade)
March 9 Pamela Giustinelli
University of Michigan
Group Decision Making with Uncertain Outcomes: Main Mechanisms and New Survey Data on Child-Parent Choice of the High School Track
   
March 16 Claire Lim
Princeton University
Dynamic Natural Monopoly Regulation: Time Inconsistency, Asymmetric Information, and Political Environments
   
March 23 Jan De Loecker
Princeton University
Firm Performance: A View from Production
   
March 30 Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
Princeton University
The Geography of Development: Evaluating Migration Restrictions and Coastal Flooding
   
April 6 Chris Neilson
New York University Stern
Student Loans, College Choice, and Information on the Returns to Higher Education
   
April 10 Pierre-André Chiappori
Columbia University
Matching with Transfers: An Economist's Toolbox
   
April 13 Claudia Steinwender
Princeton University
Information Frictions and the Law of One Price: When the States and the Kingdom became United
   
April 17 Alex Mas
Princeton University
The Individual and Market Level Effects of an Unemployment Insurance Duration Cut
   
April 20 Stephane Bonhomme
University of Chicago
A Distributional Framework for Matched Employers Employee Data
   
April 27 Bhash Mazumder
FRB of Chicago
New Perspectives on Intergenerational Economic Mobility
   
May 4 Dirk Krueger
University of Pennsylvania
High Marginal Tax Rates on the Top 1%? Lessons from a Life Cycle Model with Idiosyncratic Income Risk
   
May 11 Justin McCrary
University of California, Berkeley
Dark Trading at the Midpoint Pricing Rules, Order Flow and Price Discovery
   
May 18 Tal Gross
Columbia University
Hospitals as Insurers of Last Resort
   
June 1 Arnot Costinot
MIT
TBA
   
June 8 Amalia Miller
University of Virginia
TBA
   
June 15 Caterina Mendicino
Bank of Portugal
TBA
   
June 3 Christopher Tonetti
Stanford GSB
TBA
   
June 17 Noah Williams
University of Wisconsin
TBA
   
For more information, please contact visitor.team@ny.frb.org. This event is closed to press.

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