Macroeconomics Workshop

Past seminars (AY 2016)

2016/04/12(Tue)
Refet Gurkaynak (Bilkent University)
"Judging the DSGE model by its forecast"
Chair: Ipeei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2016/04/19(Tue)
Kul Luintel (Cardiff University)
"R&D, Scale Effects and Spillovers: New Insights from Emerging Countries"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2016/04/26(Tue)
Daiji Kawaguchi (University of Tokyo)
"The Effect of Exchange-Rate Fluctuations on Employment in a Segmented Labor Market"
Joint with Macroeconomics Workshop and Applied Economics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): South School Building, #473 (7th fl.)
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2016/05/10(Tue)
Naoki Takayama (Cabinet Office )
"Higher Order Beliefs, Confidence, and Business Cycles”
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2016/05/17(Tue)
Kristoffer Nimark (Cornell University)
"Delegated Information Choice"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2016/05/24(Tue)
Kengo Nutahara (Senshu University)
"Can the Laffer curve for consumption tax be hump-shaped?"
Chair: Keiichiro Kobayashi
Presentation in English
2016/05/31(Tue)
Keisuke Hirano (Univeristy of Arizona)
"Forecasting with Model Uncertainty: Representations and Risk Reduction"
Joint with Special Workshops and Macroeconomics Workshop Econometrics Workshop Applied Economics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): South School Building, #457 (5th fl.) / Time (Note the change): 16:30-18:00
Chair: Masao Ogaki
Presentation in English
2016/06/01(Wed)
Mikhail Golosov (Princeton University)
"Social Insurance, Information Revelation, and Lack of Commitment"
Joint with Special Workshops and Macroeconomics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): South School Building, #477 (7th fl.) / Time (Note the change): 14:45-16:15
Chair: Keiichiro Kobayashi
Presentation in English
2016/06/07(Tue)
Hyeongwoo Kim (Auburn University)
"Government Spending Shocks and Private Activity: The Role of Sentiments"
Chair: Masao Ogaki
Presentation in English
2016/06/14(Tue)
辻山仁志 (Goethe University Frankfurt)
"A General Equilibrium Approach to Decomposing the Wage Inequality (with Manuel Macera)"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2016/06/21(Tue)
Frank Caliendo (Utah State University)
"The Welfare Cost of Retrirement Uncertainty"
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2016/06/30(Thu)
Shigeru Fujita (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia)
”Access to Jobs and Duration Dependence (with Regis Barnichon and Yanos Zylberberg)”

Toshihiko Mukoyama (University of Virginia) (University of Virginia)
”Employment Duration and Match Quality over the Business Cycle”

Alexander Monge-Naranjo (Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis)
"Student Loans and Repayment: Theory, Evidence and Policy"
Joint with Special Workshops and Macroeconomics Workshop Applied Economics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): North Building, Conference Hall / Time (Note the change): 14:45-18:00
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara, Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2016/07/05(Tue)
Tamon Asonuma (IMF)
“Sovereign Debt Restructurings: Delays in Renegotiations and Risk Averse Creditors”
Chair: Keiichiro Kobayashi
Presentation in English
2016/07/12(Tue)
Yoshio Nozawa (FRB)
"Option-Based Credit Spreads"
Joint with Macroeconomics Workshop and Econometrics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): Graduate School Building, #313 (1th fl.) / Time (Note the change): 14:45-16:15
Chair: Keiichiro Kobayashi
Presentation in English
2016/07/19(Tue)
Jan J. J. Groen (Federal Reserve Bank of New York)
"Oil Market Shocks and the U.S. Economy: Redux"
Joint with Macroeconomics Workshop and Econometrics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): Graduate School Building, #313 (1th fl.) / Time (Note the change): 14:45-16:15
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2016/09/20(Tue)
Chris Edmund (The University of Melbourne)
“Industry dynamics with variable markups”
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2016/09/27(Tue)
John Starchurski (The Australian National University)
"Analysis of Forward Looking Models using Integrability Conditions"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara/Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2016/10/04(Tue)
John Starchurski (The Australian National University)
Special lecture on Python/Julia (http://ies.keio.ac.jp/en/events/6272)
Room (Note the change): East Research Building 6th Fl. G-SEC Lab / Time (Note the change): 14:45-18:00(2 session)
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara/Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2016/10/07(Fri)
Kei Murata (Shizuoka University)
『教育政策と経済成長に関するマクロ動学分析』
Joint with Applied Economics Workshop and Macroeconomics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): First School Building, #107(1st fl.)
Chair: Masao Ogaki
Presentation in Japanese
2016/10/11(Tue)
Michio Suzuki (University of Tokyo)
"Response of Economic Inequality to a Growth Rate Slowdown in Japanese Economy during the Lost Decades"
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2016/10/18(Tue)
(University of KENT)
"The rise of the service economy and the real return on capital"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2016/10/25(Tue)
Ponpoje Porapakkarm (GRIPS)
"Lifetime Cost of Bad Health"
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2016/11/01(Tue)
Helene Rey (London Business School)
“Finanacial Cycles with heterogeneous intermediaries”
Joint with Special Workshops and Macroeconomics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): Graduate School Building, #313(1st fl.) / Time (Note the change): 14:45-16:15
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2016/11/29(Tue)
Ryo Jinnai (Hitotsubashi University)
"Financial Frictions, Trends, and the Great Recession"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2016/12/06(Tue)
Yoshinori Kurokawa (University of Tsukuba)
"Entry Costs, Task Variety, and Skill Flexibility: A Simple Theory of (Top) Income Skewness"
Chair: Keiichiro Kobayashi
Presentation in English
2016/12/13(Tue)
Makoto Nakajima (The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia )
"Doves for the Rich, Hawks for the Poor? Distributional Consequences of Monetary Policy"
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2016/12/20(Tue)
Ken Yamada (Kyoto University)
"The Impact of Taxes and Transfers on Skill Premium"
Joint with Macroeconomics Workshop and Applied Economics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): Graduate School Building, #313 (1st fl.) / Time (Note the change): 14:45-16:15
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2017/01/17(Tue)
Mototsugu Shintani (University of Tokyo)
Bayesian estimation of New Keynesian Phillips curves and DSGE model selection
Joint with Special Workshops and Macroeconomics Workshop Econometrics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): Graduate School Building, #313 (1st fl.) / Time (Note the change): 14:45-16:15
Chair: Teruo Nakatsuma, Ippei Fujiwara, Daisuke Nagakura
Presentation in English