12th Annual Conference on General Equilibrium and its Applications

April 30 - May 1, 2016

Saturday & Sunday: The Watson Center, 60 Sachem St., Room A74 [Map]

Organizers: Alessandro Citanna, John Geanakoplos, Ana Fostel, Felix Kubler, Matteo Maggiori, Herakles Polemarchakis, Paolo Siconolfi

*Speaker, when more than one author listed

8:30 Registration & Breakfast

*Gaetano Bloise and Alessandro Citanna (Yeshiva University),  “Coincidence of Equilibrium Under Secured or Unsecured Debt”

10:20 Sebastian Di Tella (Stanford University),  “Optimal Financial Regulation and the Concentration of Aggregate Risk”
11:10 Coffee Break
11:40 Emmanuel Farhi and *Matteo Maggiori (Harvard University),  “A Model of the International Monetary System”
12:30 Lunch
2:00 Kieran Walsh (University of Virginia),  “A Theory of Portfolio Choice and Partial Default”
2:50 Coffee Break
3:20 *Ricardo Lagos (New York University) and Shengxing Zhang (London School of Economics) “Turnover Liquidity and the Transmission of Monetary Policy”
4:10 Michael Magill (University of Southern California), *Martine Quinzii (University of California-Davis), and Jean-Charles Rochet (Toulouse School of Economics), “Unconventional Monetary Policy and the Safety of the Banking System” 
6:30 Dinner – Union League Café
8:30 Breakfast
9:30 Jinji Hao (Washington University in St. Louis), “Shadow Banking and Asset Pricing”
10:20 Felipe Iachan (FGV-EPGE),  Plamen Nenov (Norwegian Business School) and *Alp Simsek (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), “The Choice Channel of Financial Innovation”
11:10 Coffee Break
11:40 *Adrien Auclert (Princeton University), and Matthew Rognlie (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), “Inequality and Aggregate Demand”
12:30 Lunch
2:00 Elisabeth Proehl (University of Geneva and Swiss Finance Institute), “Computing the Cross-Sectional Distribution To Approximate Stationary Markov Equilibria with Heterogeneous Agents and Incomplete Markets” 
2:50 Coffee Break
3:10 Omer Acikgoz  (Yeshiva University), “On the Existence of Equilibrium in Bewley Economies with Production”


Omer Acikgoz (Yeshiva University)
Beth Allen (University of Minnesota)
Robert Anderson (University of California, Berkeley)
Adrien Auclert (Princeton University)
Gaetano Bloise (Yeshiva University)
Dan Cao​ (Georgetown University)
Alex Citanna (Yeshiva University)
Matt Darst (Federal Reserve Board of Governors)
Eduardo Davila (New York University Stern)
Sebastian Di Tella (Stanford University)
Ana Fostel (University of Virginia)
Georgios Galanis (University of Warwick)
John Geanakopolos (Yale University)
Feixue Gong (Williams College)
Jinji Hao (Washington University in St. Louis)
Ricardo Lagos (New York University)
Matteo Maggiori (Harvard University)
Michael Magill (University of Southern California)

Udara Peiris (Int’l College Econ & Fin Nat’l Res. Univ.)
Greg Phelan (Williams College)
Herakles Polemarchakis (University of Warwick)
Elisabeth Proehl (Univ Geneva & Swiss Finance Inst.)
Martine Quinzii (University of California – Davis)
Matthew Rognile (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Catherine Rouzaud (University Paris)
Ricardo Serrano-Padial (Drexel University)
Paolo Siconolfi​ (Columbia University)
Alp Simsek (
Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Alexis Toda​ (University of California, San Diego)
Yiannis Vailakis (University of Glasgow)
Kieran Walsh (University of Virginia)
Jan Werner (University of Minnesota)

Reimbursement Forms