April 8, 2017 | 8:30 am

April 9, 2017 | 1:00 pm


Penn State University - 105 Rackley Building

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Morning Chair:             Karl Shell

8:30 AM                         Continental Breakfast

8:55 AM                         Greeting, Neil Wallace

9:00 AM                        Tai-Wei Hu, (Kellogg School, Northwestern):  “The Phillips Curve in a Matching Model”

10:00 AM                       Morning Break

10:15 AM                       Juan Pablo Xandri, (Princeton):  “Revealed Forward Looking Expectations”

11:15 AM                        Andrew Fieldhouse, (Cornell): “The Macroeconomic Effect of Government Asset Purchases:
                                                                                           Evidence from Postwar US Housing Credit Policy”

12:30 PM                         Lunch

Afternoon Chair:           Karel Mertens

2:00 PM                         Ilia Krasikov, (Penn State University): "Restarts and Shutdowns: Dynamic Contracting with
                                                                                                  Unequal Discounting”

3:00 PM                          Afternoon Break

3:15 PM                          Bruno Salcedo, (Cornell): "Trolls for Hire”

4:15 PM                          Ali Shourideh (Carnegie-Mellon): “Market-Making with Search and draft Information”

6:30 PM                          Dinner at the Penn Stater                                

                                          (Out of town guests and invited Penn Staters)

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Chair:                            Ruilin Zhou

9:00 AM                         Continental Breakfast

9:30 AM                         Mathieu Taschereau-Dumouchel (Wharton): "Cascades and Fluctuations in an Economy
                                                                                                          with an Endogenous Production Network”

10:30 AM                       Break

10:45 AM                       Max Troshkin, (Cornell):  “On the Optimality of Simple, Incrementally Reformed Fiscal Policies”

12:00 PM                       Sandwich Lunch in Kern Lobby


To view the full workshop program, click here