Sheffield Workshop in Macroeconomics

Photo of delegates at the Sheffield Workshop in Macroeconomics

Australian National University, Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis logoThursday 20 June 2019, 9:00am - 5:00pm

INOX, Level 5, Students’ Union Building, Durham Road, Sheffield, S10 2TG

The Sheffield Workshop on the Macroeconomics brings together the latest research into macroeconomics through an exciting range of academic presentations and discussions.

The workshop is kindly sponsored by the Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis at Australia National University.

Session 1
9:00am - 9:30am Arrival and refreshments
9:30am - 10:10am Martin Bodenstein (Federal Reserve Board)
‘The Elusive Gains from Nationally-Oriented Monetary Policy’
10:10am - 10:50am Alfred Duncan (University of Kent)
‘Financial Macroeconomics with Aggregate Risk Markets’
10:50am - 11:20am Refreshments
Session 2
11:20am - 12:00pm Marija Vukotic (University of Warwick)
‘Patent-based News Shocks’
12:00pm - 12:40pm Paul Mizen (University of Nottingham)
‘The Impact of Brexit Uncertainty on UK Firms’
12:40pm - 2:00pm Lunch
Session 3
2:00pm - 2:40pm Gulcin Ozkan (University of York)
‘What will hurt the UK economy most after Brexit: restrictions on trade, capital or migration?’
2:40pm - 3:20pm Ruthira Naraidoo (University of Pretoria)
‘Financial Intermediation with Ehrlich-Becker Arrow-Debreu Securities and Systemic Risk’
3:20pm - 3:40pm Refreshments
Session 4
3:40pm - 4:20pm Mark Weder (Aarhus University)
‘Do We Really Know that U.S. Monetary Policy was Destabilizing in the 1970s?’
4:20pm - 5:00pm Max Gillman (University of Missouri - St. Louis)
‘Revisiting US real interest rate since 1970: Euler equations, banking and Gibson’s Paradox’
Workshop organisers: Christoph Thoenissen, Vito Polito and Emily Barker