Seminar in Macroeconomics 2021

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Organizers: Yuta Takahashi (IER) and Naoki Takayama (IER)

Upcoming Seminar

Date Time (JST) Speaker & Title
9/22 (Wed) 17:00-18:30 Wei Cui (UCL)
A Ramsey Theory of Financial Distortions (with Marco Bassetto)
9/27 (Mon) 13:30-15:00
Christopher G. Gibbs (University of Sydney)
A Unified Model of Learning to Forecast (with George Evans and Bruce McGough)
10/6 (Wed) 13:30-15:00
Ryota Mugiyama (Gakushuin University)
日本版O-NETの数値情報を利用した応用研究の可能性:タスクのトレンド分析を一例として (with Kyoko Komatsu)
10/11 (Mon) 13:30-15:00 Junko Koeda (Waseda University)
Government Debt Maturity in Japan: 1965 to the Present (with Yosuke Kimura)
10/18 (Mon) 13:30-15:00 Sangmin Aum (Myongji University)
Soft Replacement: The Decline of Man and Machine
10/20 (Wed) 09:30-11:00 Francois Gourio (FRB of Chicago)
Capital Heterogeneity and Investment Prices: How much are Investment Prices Declining? (with Matthew Rognlie)
10/27 (Wed) 13:30-15:00 宋铮 Zheng (Michael) Song (CUHK)
From Imitation to Innovation: Where Is All that Chinese R&D Going? (with Michael König, Kjetil Storesletten and Fabrizio Zilibotti)
11/1 (Mon) 17:00-18:30
Timo Boppart (IIES Stockholm University)
Measuring and decomposing output growth via PPI micro data
11/10 (Wed) 10:00-11:30 Gadi Barlevy (FRB of Chicago)
On Speculative Frenzies and Stabilization Policy
11/16 (Tue) 13:00-14:30 Michio Naoi (Keio University)
家計資産の世代間相関:JHPS第二世代付帯調査を用いた実証分析 (with Miki Seko, Kazuto Sumita and Takuya Ishino)
11/22 (Mon) 9:00-10:30
Marciano Siniscalchi (Northwestern University)
Self-image Bias and Lost Talent (with Pietro Veronesi)
11/29 (Mon) 17:00-18:30 Elisa Keller (University of Essex)
12/6 (Mon) 17:00-18:30 Orhun Sevinc (Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey)
A Multisector Perspective o Wage Stagnation (with Rachel Ngai)

Past Seminar

Date Time (JST) Speaker & Title
4/12 (Mon) 09:00-10:30 Jean-Paul L'Huillier (Department of Economics and International Business School, Brandeis University)
Diagnostic Expectations and Macroeconomic Volatility (with Sanjay R. Singh and Donghoon Yoo)
4/19 (Mon) 17:00-18:30 Hitoshi Tsujiyama (Goethe University Frankfurt)
Why are Average Hours Worked Lower in Richer Countries? (with Alexander Bick, Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln and David Lagakos)
4/28 (Wed) 10:45-12:15 Yuta Takahashi (Hitotsubashi University)
Tech-Driven Secular Low Growth: Cross-Country Evidence (with Naoki Takayama)
5/10 (Mon) 13:30-15:00 Tatsuro Senga (Keio University)
Uncertainty, Imperfect Information, and Expectation Formation over the Firm's Life Cycle (with Cheng Chen, Chang Sun and Hongyong Zhang)
5/17 (Mon) 12:30-14:00 Ippei Fujiwara (Keio University)
Measuring quality of robots: Has quality improvement slowed down?
5/24 (Mon) 13:30-15:00 Kozo Ueda (Waseda University)
Consumer Inventory, Temporary Sales, and Price Indices (with Kota Watanabe and Tsutomu Watanabe)
6/7 (Mon) 13:30-15:00 Fumitaka Nakamura (Bank of Japan) and Yu Sugisaki (Bank of Japan)
A Quest for Monetary Policy Shocks in Japan by High Frequency Identification (with Nao Sudo)
6/28 (Mon) 13:30-15:00 Dongya Koh (University of Arkansas)
Growth Facts and Intellectual Property Products Capital (with Sangmin Aum and Raül Santaeulàlia-Llopis)
7/5 (Mon) 13:30-15:00 Junichi Fujimoto (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS))
Aggregate and Distributional Effects of 'Free' Secondary Schooling in the Developing World (with David Lagakos and Mitchell Vanvuren)
7/19 (Mon) 10:30-12:00 Hikaru Saijo (University of California Santa Cruz)
Implications of Diagnostic Expectations: Theory and Applications (with Francesco Bianchi and Cosmin L. Ilut)
7/26 (Mon) 13:30-15:00 Kazushige Matsuda (Kobe University)
Fundamental Research and the Market for Higher Education (with Titan Alon and Damien Capelle)
8/10 (Tue) 10:00-11:30 Chen Lian (Berkeley University)
Determinacy without Taylor Principle (with George-Marios Angeletos)
9/16 (Thu) 09:00-10:30 Narayana Kocherlakota (University of Rochester)
Stabilization with Fiscal Policy