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Thursday 17 November 2016


13.00 - 14.00 Labor Supply in the Future: Who Will Work?

*Per Krusell (IIES, Stockholm University and CEPR)

Joint with Timo Boppart (IIES, Stockholm University and CEPR) and Jonna Olsson (IIES, Stockholm University)

14.00 - 15.00 Trade, Technology, and the Great Divergence

*Ahmed Rahman (United States Naval Academy)

Joint with Kevin H. O'Rourke (All Souls College, Oxford and CEPR) and Alan Taylor (University of California, Davis and CEPR)

15.30 - 16.30 How do Average Hours Worked Vary with Development? Cross-Country Evidence and Implications

*Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln (Goethe University Frankfurt and CEPR)

Joint with Alexander Bick (Arizona State University) and David Lagakos (University of California, San Diego)

16.30 - 17.30 Investment Demand and Structural Change

*Manuel García-Santana (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona GSE and CEPR)

Joint with Josep Pijoan-Mas (CEMFI and CEPR) and Lucciano Villacorta (CEMFI)

17.45 - 18.45 Structural Change with Long-run Income and Price Effects 

*Diego Comin (Dartmouth College and CEPR)

Joint with Danial Lashkari (Harvard University) and Martí Mestieri (Northwestern University)


Friday 18 November 2016


09.00 - 10.00 The Role of Gender in Employment Polarization

*Michelle Rendall (University of Zurich)

Joint with Fabio Cerina and Alessio Moro (University of Cagliari)

10.00 - 11.00 Financial sector origins of economic growth delusion (paper not available online)

*Frédéric Malherbe (London Business School and CEPR)

Joint with Michael McMahon (University of Warwick, London School of Economics, Australian National University and CEPR)

11.30 - 12.30 Heterogeneity and Persistence in Returns to Wealth

*Luigi Guiso (Einaudi Institute for Economics and CEPR)

Joint with Andreas Fagereng (Statistics Norway), Davide Malacrino (Stanford University) and Luigi Pistaferri (Stanford University and CEPR)

12.30 - 13.30 Trade, Finance and Endogenous Firm Heterogeneity

*Alessandra Bonfiglioli (Universitat Pompeu Fabra and CEPR)

Joint with Rosario Crinò (Catholic University Milan and CEPR) and Gino Gancia (CREI and CEPR)

13.30 - 14.45 Are Ideas Getting Harder to Find?

Lunch and keynote presentation by Chad Jones (Stanford GSB)

Joint with Nicholas Bloom (Stanford University and CEPR), John Van Reenen (MIT Sloan School of Management and CEPR) and Michael Webb (Stanford University)