Macroeconomics Workshop

Past seminars (AY 2017)

2017/04/11(Tue)
Alexis Akira Toda
"Zipf's Law: A Microfoundation"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2017/04/18(Tue)
Yuichiro Waki (The University of Queensland)
"Fiscal Forward Guidance"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2017/04/25(Tue)
Keisuke Otsu (Keio University)
"The Post-Crisis Slump in Europe: A Business Cycle Accounting Analysis"
Chair: Yasuo Hirose
Presentation in English
2017/05/09(Tue)
Giacomo Rondina (University of Colorado Boulder)
"Bubbly Financial Globalization"
Chair: Keiichiro Kobayashi
Presentation in English
2017/05/16(Tue)
Workshop is not held
Speaker: Neil Wallace (with simultaneous interpretation)
Time: 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Place: North Hall, 1F North Building, Keio University

【Detail】 https://ies.keio.ac.jp/sp-events-fukuzawa/20170516/

Presentation in English
2017/05/23(Tue)
Michele Modugno (The Federal Reserve Board)
"Credit, Risk Appetite, and Monetary Policy Transmission"
Joint with Macroeconomics Workshop and Econometrics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): First School Building , #107 (1st fl.) / Time (Note the change): 14:45-16:15
Chair: Yasuo Hirose
Presentation in English
2017/05/30(Tue)
Kurt Lunsford (Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland)
"Identifying Structural VARs with a Proxy Variable and a Test for a Weak Proxy"
Joint with Econometrics Workshop and Macroeconomics 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
2017/05/30(Tue)
Pierpaolo Benigno (Luiss Guido Carli University)
"Private Money Creation and Equilibrium Liquidity"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2017/06/06(Tue)
Kanda Naknoi (University of Connecticut)
"Why Are Exchange Rate So Smooth: A Household Finance Explanation"
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2017/06/20(Tue)
Wataru Miyamoto (Bank of Canada)
"The Effects of Government Spending on Real Exchange Rates: Evidence from Military Spending Panel Data"
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2017/07/04(Tue)
Satoshi Tanaka (The University of Queensland)
"Does Home Production Drive Structural Transformation?"
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2017/07/11(Tue)
Toshihiko Mukoyama (University of Virginia)
"Barriers to Reallocation and Economic Growth: the Effects of Firing Costs" (with Sophie Osotimehin)
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2017/07/18(Tue)
Hikaru Saijo (University of California Santa Cruz)
"Redistribution and Fiscal Uncertainty Shocks"
Room (Note the change): First School Building , #106 (1st fl.)
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2017/09/26(Tue)
Michael Krause (University of Cologne)
"International Capital Flows, External Assets, and Output Volatility", joint with Mathias Hoffmann and Peter Tillmann”
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2017/10/03(Tue)
Taisuke Nakata (FRB)
"The Risky Steady State and the Interest Rate Lower Bound"
Chair: Yasuo Hirose
Presentation in English
2017/10/10(Tue)
John Starchurski (The Australian National University)
"Solving Recursive Utility Models with Nonstationary Consumption".
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2017/10/17(Tue)
Jinill Kim (Korea University)
"Designing a Simple Loss Function for Central Banks: Does a Dual Mandate Make Sense?"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English
2017/10/24(Tue)
Mitsuru Katagiri (IMF)
"Equilibrium Yield Curve, Phillips Correlation, and Monetary Policy"
Chair: Yasuo Hirose
Presentation in English
2017/10/31(Tue)
Saroj Bhattarai (The University of Texas at Austin)
"Some Unpleasant Central Bank Balance Sheet Arithmetic"
Chair: Ippei Fujiwarwa
Presentation in English
2017/11/07(Tue)
Zheng (Michael) Song (Chinese University of Hong Kong)
"Aggregating Misallocation under Markups Heterogeneity: Theory and Evidence from China"
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2017/11/28(Tue)
Shinichi Nishiyama (Kyoto University)
"Achieving Actuarial Balance in Social Security:Measuring the Welfare Effects on Individuals (with S. Imrohoroglu)"
Chair: Yasuo Hirose
Presentation in English
2017/12/05(Tue)
Takashi Unayama ( Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University)
"Household Savings Rate in National Accounts and Household Surveys in Japan"
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in Japanese
2017/12/12(Tue)
Chung Tran (The Australian National University)
"Capital taxation in a life cycle economy with firm heterogeneity"
Chair: Sagiri Kitao
Presentation in English
2017/12/19(Tue)
Kiminori Matsuyama (Northwestern University)
"Beyond CES: Three Alternative Classes of Flexible Homothetic Demand Systems1"
Chair: Keiichiro Kobayashi
Presentation in English
2017/12/19(Tue)
Ignacio Gonzalez (Columbia University)
"Tobin's Q and Inequality"
Room (Note the change): Research Building Conference Room B / Time (Note the change): 13:00 - 14:30
Chair: Keiichiro Kobayashi
Presentation in English
2017/12/21(Thu)
John Tang (Australian National University)
"THE SAMURAI BOND: CREDIT SUPPLY AND ECONOMIC GROWTH IN PRE-WAR JAPAN"
Room (Note the change): Research Building Conference Room B / Time (Note the change): 12:00 -13:00
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Presentation in English