2017 General Equilibrium Conference Slideshow

Friday, April 28
8:30am to 9:30am Registration and Breakfast
9:30am to 10:20am Alexis Akira Toda (University of California, San Diego), "Zipf's Law: A Microfoundation"
10:20am to 11:10am Tarek A. Hassan (University of Chicago Booth), *Thomas M. Mertens (Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco), Tony Zhang (University of Chicago Booth), "Currency Manipulation"
11:10am to 11:40am Coffee Break
11:40am to 12:30pm Harold Cole (University of Pennsylvania), *Daniel Neuhann (University of Texas at Austin), Guillermo Ordoñez (University of Pennsylvania), "A Walrasian Theory of Sovereign Debt Auctions with Asymmetric Information"
12:30pm to 2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm to 2:50pm *Maryam Farboodi (Princeton University), Laura Veldkamp (New York University Stern), "Financial Technology, Unpredictability and Illiquidity in the Long Run"
2:50pm to 3:40pm *George-Marios Angeletos (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Chen Lian (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), "Forward Guidance without Common Knowledge"
3:40pm to 4:10pm Coffee Break
4:10pm to 5:00pm Chao Gu (University of Missouri - Columbia), Han Han (Peking University, School of Economics), *Randall Wright (University of Wisconsin - Madison), "The Effects of Monetary Policy, and Other, Announcements in Dynamic General Equilibrium" PDF icon ghw.pdf">[Paper]
6:30pm to 9:00pm Dinner - John Davenport's, Omni Hotel
Saturday, April 29
8:30am to 9:30am Breakfast
9:30am to 10:20am Christoph Aymanns (London School of Economics), Co-Pierre Georg (University of Cape Town), *Benjamin Golub (Harvard University), "Illiquidity Spirals in Coupled Over-the-Counter Markets"
10:20am to 11:10am Andrew Ellis (London School of Economics), Michele Piccione (London School of Economics), *Shengxing Zhang (London School of Economics), "Equilibrium Securitization with Diverse Beliefs"
11:10am to 11:40am Coffee Break
11:40am to 12:30pm Xavier Gabaix (Harvard University), "A Behavioral New Keynesian Model" PDF icon brnk.pdf">[Paper]
12:30pm to 2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm to 2:50pm Darrell Duffie (Stanford University), *Chaojun Wang (Stanford University), "Efficient Contracting in Network Financial Markets"
2:50pm to 3:40pm *David Rezza Baqaee (London School of Economics), Emmanuel Farhi (Harvard University), "The Macroeconomic Impact of Microeconomic Shocks: Beyond Hulten's Theorem" PDF icon beyond_hulten_draft_long_abstract.pdf">[Paper]
3:40pm to 4:10pm Coffee Break
4:10pm to 4:40pm Pietro Dindo (University of Venice), *Filippo Massari (University of New South Wales), "The Wisdom of the Crowd Revisited"
4:40pm to 5:10pm Jiasun Li (George Mason University), "Profit Sharing: A Contracting Solution to Harness the Wisdom of the Crowd" PDF icon jiasun_li_crowdfunding.pdf">[Paper]