1st Annual Caress-Cowles Conference on General Equilibrium and Its Applications

April 8-10, 2005

FRIDAY
12:00 Lunch
1:20 Opening Remarks
1:30 Jonathan Burke (University of Indiana–Purdue University Indianapolis (UIPUI]), “Generic Virtual Determinacy Among Overlapping Generations
3:10 Juan Manuel Licari (University of Pennsylvania), “Equilibrium Analysis of Dynamic Economies
5:00 Marek Weretka (Yale University), “Consistent Conjectural Equilibrium” (abstract)
SATURDAY
8:00 Continental Breakfast
9:00 Anna Pavlova (Sloan School, MIT), “Flight to Quality, Contagion, and Portfolio Constraints” (with R. Rigobon)
10:40 Ivan Werning and George M. Angeletos (MIT), “Crises and Prices: Information, Aggregation, Multiplicity and Volatility
12:10 Lunch
1:30 Alberto Martin (Columbia University), “Endogenous Credit Cycles and Financial Dampening in an Adverse Selection Economy” (abstract)
3:10 Andres Carvajal (Royal Holloway, University of London & Yale University), “Idiosyncratic Risk and Economic Policy” (with H. Polemarchakis)
5:00 Jinhui Bai (Yale University), “Monetary Equilibrium in a Cash-in-Advance Economy with Incomplete Financial Markets” (with I. Schwarz)
SUNDAY
7:45 Continental Breakfast
8:30 Dimitrios Tsomocos (Bank of England & Oxford University), “Global Uniqueness and Money Non-neutrality in a Walrasian Dynamics without Rational Expectations” (with G. Giraud)
9:40 Gaetano Bloise (DEIR, University of Sassari, Italy), “A Note on the Existence of a Monetary Equilibrium over an Infinite Horizon
10:50 Michael Mandler (Royal Holloway, University of London), “Policy Discrimination with and without Interpersonal Comparisons of Utility
12:00 Lunch