New York Area Workshop on Monetary Policy

November 16, 2007
9:00 a.m. Continental breakfast
9:30 a.m.

Estimation of DSGE Models When the Data Are Persistent pdf

Yuriy Gorodnichenko, UC Berkeley
Serena Ng, Columbia University

Discussants:
Marc Giannoni, Columbia GSB

10:40 a.m.

Coffee break

11:00 a.m.

Asset Prices in Business Cycle Analysis offsite

David Backus, NYU Stern
Bryan Rutledge, Tepper School, Carnegie-Mellon
Stanley Zin, Tepper School, Carnegie-Mellon

Discussants:
Emanuel Moench, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

12:10 p.m.

Lunch

1:20 p.m.

Inflation and Unemployment in General Equilibrium pdf

Guillaume Rocheteau, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Peter Rupert, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Randall Wright, University of Pennsylvania

Discussant:
Nobuhiro Kiyotaki, Princeton University

2:30 p.m.

Coffee break

2:50 p.m.

Income Dispersion and Counter-Cyclical Markups pdf

Chris Edmond, NYU Stern
Laura Veldkamp, NYU Stern

Discussant:
Emi Nakamura, Columbia University and Federal Reserve Bank of New York

4:00 p.m. Coffee break
4:20 p.m.

Current Account Dynamics and Monetary Policy pdf

Andrea Ferrero, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Mark Gertler, NYU
Lars Svensson, Princeton University and Sveriges Riksbank

Discussants:
Gianluca Benigno, Federal Reserve Bank of New York and LSE

5:30 p.m.

Adjourn

Workshop Location
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
10th Floor, Board Room
33 Liberty Street
New York, New York
Workshop Organizers
Argia Sbordone, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Gauti Eggertsson, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Contact
Please address any questions to:

Argia Sbordone, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
argia.sbordone@ny.frb.org

Gauti Eggertsson, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
gauti.eggertsson@ny.frb.org

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