ECB/CEPR WE_ARE_IN Macroeconomics and Finance Conference

ECB/CEPR WE_ARE_IN
Macroeconomics and Finance Conference

Online
4 - 5 November 

A Livestream link to the conference can be found on the CEPR Youtube

The conference Programme can be found here

Papers: Presenters are indicated in bold 

Measuring TFP: The Role of Profits, Adjustment Costs, and Capacity Utilization Download
Authors: Diego Comin (Dartmouth and CEPR); Javier Quintana (Banco de España); Tom Schmitz (Bocconi University and CEPR); Antonella Trigari (Bocconi University and CEPR)
Discussant: Ozge Akinci (Federal Reserve Bank of New York and CEPR)

Falling Interest Rates and Misallocation: Lessons from General Equilibrium
Authors: Vladimir Asriyan (CREI, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona School of Economics and CEPR); Luc Laeven (European Central Bank); Alberto Martin (CREI, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona School of Economics and CEPR); Alejandro Van der Ghote (European Central Bank); Victoria Vanasco (CREI, UPF, Barcelona GSE and CEPR)
Discussant: Isabel Correia (Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics and CEPR)

Capital Flows in Risky Times: Risk-On/Risk-Off and Emerging Market Tail Risk Download
Authors: Anusha Chari (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and CEPR); Karlye Dilts Stedman (Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City); Christian Lundblad (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Discussant: Kathy Yuan (London School of Economics and CEPR)

A Fundamental Connection: Exchange Rates and Macroeconomic Expectations Download
Authors: Vania Stavrakeva (London Business School and CEPR); Jenny Tang (Federal Reserve Bank of Boston)
Discussant: Liliana Varela (London School of Economics and CEPR)

Monetary Policy and Racial Inequality Download
Authors: Alina Bartscher (Danmarks Nationalbank); Moritz Kuhn (University of Bonn and CEPR); Moritz Schularick (Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of Bonn and CEPR); Paul Wachtel (New York University Stern School of Business)
Discussant: Anna Rogantini Picco (Sveriges Riksbank)

Risk-Taking and Monetary Policy Transmission: Evidence from Loans to SMEs and Large Firms Download
Authors: Cecilia Caglio and R. Matthew Darst (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System); Şebnem Kalemli-Özcan (University of Maryland and CEPR)
Discussant: Mariassunta Giannetti (Stockholm School of Economics and CEPR)

Monetary Policy, Labor Income Redistribution and the Credit Channel: Evidence from Matched Employer-Employee and Credit Registers Download
Authors: Martina Jasova (Barnard College, Columbia University); Caterina Mendicino (European Central Bank); Ettore Panetti (Banco de Portugal, UECE-REM and SUERF);
José-Luis Peydró (Imperial College London, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, CREI, Barcelona School of Economics and CEPR); Dominik Supera (Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)
Discussant: Claudia Ruiz Ortega (World Bank)

Words Speak as Loudly as Actions: Central Bank Communication and the Response of Equity Prices to Macroeconomic Announcements Download
Authors: Ben Gardner (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System); Chiara Scotti (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System); Clara Vega (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)
Discussant: Silvia Miranda-Agrippino (Bank of England and CEPR)

How unconventional is green monetary policy? Download
Authors: Melina Papoutsi (European Central Bank); Monika Piazzesi (Stanford University and CEPR); Martin Schneider (Stanford University)
Discussant: Hélène Rey (London Business School and CEPR)

Conference Organisers:

  • Caterina Mendicino (European Central Bank)
  • Hélène Rey (London Business School and CEPR)

WE_ARE_IN Committee:

  • Marina Azzimonti (Stony Brook University and CEPR)
  • Alessandra Fogli (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and CEPR)
  • Veronica Guerrieri (Chicago Booth School of Business and CEPR)
  • Caterina Mendicino (European Central Bank)
  • Hélène Rey (London Business School and CEPR)

WE_ARE_IN stands for Women in Economics: Advancing Research in Economics Internationally. It brings together two initiatives WE_ARE and WiM, based respectively in Europe and the US. We_ARE is a CEPR seminar series where junior women present their work and get constructive feedback from their peers and from senior women. WiM is an annual conference that features the work of Women in Macro and creates opportunities to strengthen their research and build their network. 

If you have any questions about the event, please contact Lydia Williams, CEPR Events Officer, at [email protected]

meeting date: 
Thursday, November 4, 2021 to Friday, November 5, 2021