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Macro Faculty Lunch Reading Groups
are due to start again in Michaelmas term

see past Macro Faculty Lunch Reading Groups


19 Jun
2019

Matteo Bizzarri (Bocconi, visiting Cambridge)

TBA

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 19th June 2019 - 1:00pm



05 Jun
2019

Itai Agur (IMF)

Designing Central Bank Digital Currencies (with Anil Ari and Giovanni Dell'Ariccia)

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 5th June 2019 - 1:00pm


29 May
2019

Francesco D'Ascanio (Tubingen)

Government Spending, Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity, and Exchange Rate Dynamics (joint with Born, Muller and Pfeifer)

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 29th May 2019 - 1:00pm


15 May
2019

Maren Froemel (London Business School)

Monetary Policy, Corporate Finance and Investmenet

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 15th May 2019 - 1:00pm


08 May
2019

TBA (TBA)

TBA

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 8th May 2019 - 1:00pm


01 May
2019

Anthony Savagar (University of Kent)

Measured Productivity with Endogenous Markups and Economic Profits

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 1st May 2019 - 1:00pm


24 Apr
2019

TBA (TBA)

TBA

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 24th April 2019 - 1:00pm


27 Feb
2019

Liliana Varela (Warwick)

THIS SEMINAR HAS BEEN POSTPONED

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 27th February 2019 - 1:00pm


23 Jan
2019

Charles Brendon (Cambridge)

Optimal nonlinear savings taxes

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 23rd January 2019 - 1:00pm


16 Jan
2019

Giancarlo Corsetti (Cambridge)

The elusive gains from inward-looking (monetary) policies (with Martin Bodenstein and Luca Guerrieri)

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 16th January 2019 - 1:00pm


28 Nov
2018

Alexander Rodnyansky (Cambridge)

Firms and Monetary Policy in Europe (joint with O. Darmouni and O. Giesecke)

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 28th November 2018 - 1:00pm


21 Nov
2018

Naomi Lamoreaux (Yale)

The Effect of the Great Depression on an Inventive Region: Patenting in Cleveland, Ohio

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 21st November 2018 - 1:00pm


14 Nov
2018

Charles Brendon (Cambridge)

TBA

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 14th November 2018 - 1:00pm


07 Nov
2018

Tommaso Porzio (UCSD)

Home Bias and Spatial Wage Gaps: Lessons from the Enduring Divide between East and West Germany

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 7th November 2018 - 1:00pm


31 Oct
2018

Petra Geraats (Cambridge)

Anticipated Monetary Policy and Central Bank Communications (joint with Simon Lloyd)

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 31st October 2018 - 1:00pm


24 Oct
2018

Pontus Rendahl (Cambridge)

Linear Time Iteration

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 24th October 2018 - 1:00pm


16 May
2018

Kaivan Munshi (University of Cambridge)

Community Networks and the Growth of Private Enterprise in China (join with Ruochen Dai, Dilip Mookherjee and Xiaobo Zhang)

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 16th May 2018 - 1:00pm


21 Mar
2018

Pontus Rendahl (University of Cambridge)

Labor Income Risk, Asset Prices and Unemployment Cyclicality

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 21st March 2018 - 1:00pm


14 Mar
2018

Vasco Carvalho (University of Cambridge)

Bottom-Up Markup Fluctuations

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 14th March 2018 - 1:00pm


07 Mar
2018

Alex Rodnyansky (University of Cambridge)

Exchange Rate Shocks and Quality Adjustments

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 7th March 2018 - 1:00pm


28 Feb
2018

Jamil Nur (University of Cambridge)

On the Persistence of Urban Growth

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 28th February 2018 - 1:00pm


21 Feb
2018

Cezar Santos (University of Cambridge)

Dispersion in Financing Costs and Development (with Tiago Cavalcanti, Joseph Kaboski and Bruno Martins)

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 21st February 2018 - 1:00pm


24 Jan
2018

Sean Holly (University of Cambridge)

Aggregate and Firm level volatility: the role of acquisitions and disposals

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 24th January 2018 - 1:00pm


22 Nov
2017

Anil Ari (IMF)

Debt Seniority and Self-Fulfilling Debt Crises

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 22nd November 2017 - 1:00pm



08 Nov
2017

Joao Duarte (University of Cambridge)

Structural Transformation and the Business Cycle

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 8th November 2017 - 1:00pm


01 Nov
2017

Alexey Gorn (University of Cambridge)

The Role of Headhunters in Wage Inequality: It's All about Matching

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 1st November 2017 - 1:00pm


25 Oct
2017

Kai Liu (University of Cambridge)

Aggregate shocks and consumption inequality

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 25th October 2017 - 1:00pm


18 Oct
2017

Jasmine Xiao (University of Notre Dame)

A macroeconomic model of banking industry dynamics

B4, Criminology

Event Date - Wednesday 18th October 2017 - 1:00pm


11 Oct
2017

Luiz Brotherhood (EPGE/FGV-Rio)

Optimal Allocation of Public Expenditure Across Educational Stages: A Quantitative Analysis for a Developing Country

Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 11th October 2017 - 1:00pm


04 Oct
2017

Pawel Gola (University of Cambridge)

Supply and Demand in a Two-Sector Matching Model

B16, Law Faculty

Event Date - Wednesday 4th October 2017 - 1:00pm


07 Jun
2017

TBC (TBC)

TBC

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 7th June 2017 - 1:00pm


31 May
2017

Hamish Low (Faculty of Economics, Cambridge University)

Consumption and Income Persistence Across Generations

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 31st May 2017 - 1:00pm


24 May
2017

Charles Brendon (Faculty of Economics, Cambridge University)

Time Consistent Policy Design

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 24th May 2017 - 1:00pm


17 May
2017

Joao Duarte (Faculty of Economics, Cambridge University)

Monetary Policy, Housing and Consumption in the Euro Area (joint Sam Mann and Giancarlo Corsetti)

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 17th May 2017 - 1:00pm


10 May
2017

Swati Dhingra (Cambridge-INET) (London School of Economics)

Piggy-Back Exporting, Intermediation and the Distributional Gains from Trade in Agricultural Markets (joint with Silvana Tenreyro)

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 10th May 2017 - 1:00pm


03 May
2017

Jake Bradley (Faculty of Economics, Cambridge University)

Sluggish Mobility and the Stock and Flow of Employment Opportunity (joint with Axel Gottfries)

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 3rd May 2017 - 1:00pm


26 Apr
2017

Farzad Saidi (Stockholm School of Economics)

Shock Propagation and Banking Structure (joint with Mariassuntta Giannetti)

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 26th April 2017 - 1:00pm


15 Mar
2017

Giammario Impullitti (University of Nottingham)

Innovation and Trade Policy in a Globalizing World (with U Akcigit and S Ales)

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 15th March 2017 - 1:00pm


30 Nov
2016

Maren Froemel (Cambridge University)

Multinational Production and International Diversification

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 30th November 2016 - 1:00pm


30 Nov
2016

Axel Gottfries ()

Lise, "On the job search and precautionary savings"

Keynes Room, Faculty of Economics

Event Date - Wednesday 30th November 2016 - 5:30pm


23 Nov
2016

Chris Rauh (Cambridge University)

Human Capital Production and Parental Beliefs

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 23rd November 2016 - 1:00pm


16 Nov
2016

Tim Uy (Cambridge University)

Self-Fulfilling Debt Restructuring

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 16th November 2016 - 1:00pm


16 Nov
2016

Jan Kvasnicka ()

Bhandar, Al, et al., "Taxes, Debts, and Redistributions with Aggregate Shocks"

Keynes Room, Faculty of Economics

Event Date - Wednesday 16th November 2016 - 5:30pm


09 Nov
2016

Joao Duarte (Cambridge University)

Why is Europe Falling Behind? Structural Transformation and Services Productivity Differences between Europe and the US

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 9th November 2016 - 1:00pm


02 Nov
2016

Jamil Nur (Cambridge University)

Match Quality and Labor Market Duality

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 2nd November 2016 - 1:00pm


02 Nov
2016

Monica Petrescu ()

Campbell, Richard T. Ely Lecture, "Restoring Rational Choice: The Challenge of Consumer Financial Regulation"

Keynes Room, Faculty of Economics

Event Date - Wednesday 2nd November 2016 - 5:30pm


26 Oct
2016

Michael Amior (Cambridge University)

Why are Higher Skilled Workers More Mobile Geographically? The Role of Job Rents

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 26th October 2016 - 1:00pm


26 Oct
2016

Samuel Mann ()

Eggertsson, Mehrotra and Summers, "Global Reserve Assets in a Low Interest Rate World Secular Stagnation in the Open Economy"

Keynes Room, Faculty of Economics

Event Date - Wednesday 26th October 2016 - 5:30pm


19 Oct
2016

Jake Bradley (Cambridge University)

Labor Market Reforms: An Evaluation of the Hartz Policies in Germany

Room B3 (! different to usual room), Criminology

Event Date - Wednesday 19th October 2016 - 1:00pm


12 Oct
2016

Petra Geraats (Cambridge University)

Transparency of Monetary Policy in the Post-Crisis World (joined with Nergiz Dincer and Barry Eichengreen)

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 12th October 2016 - 1:00pm


08 Jun
2016

Miguel Morin and Farzad Saidi (University of Cambrige)

Miguel Morin: The Effect of Infrastructure Investment in a Low-Growth Environment. Farzad Saidi: Life Below Zero: Negative Policy Rates and Bank Risk Taking

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 8th June 2016 - 12:00pm


01 Jun
2016

Timothy Uy and Coen Teulings (University of Cambrige)

Coen Teulings: Regional wages, knowledge spill overs and housing prices; Tim Uy: Lorenzoni-Werning Debt Restructuring

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 1st June 2016 - 12:00pm


25 May
2016

Christopher Rauh (University of Cambrige)

Reading Between the Lines: Prediction of Political Violence Using Newspaper Text

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 25th May 2016 - 1:00pm


18 May
2016

Alexis Anagnostopoulos (University of Cambrige)

Technology Capital and the Taxation of Multinational Corporations

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 18th May 2016 - 1:00pm


11 May
2016

Chryssi Giannitsarou (University of Cambrige)

Informative Social Interactions

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 11th May 2016 - 1:00pm


04 May
2016

Filip Rozsypal (University of Cambrige)

Income expectations and household consumption choices

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 4th May 2016 - 1:00pm


27 Apr
2016

Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambrige)

The Consumption Effects of Liquidity-Enhancing Transfers: Evidence from Italian Earthquakes

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 27th April 2016 - 1:00pm


20 Apr
2016

Alfred Duncan (University of Cambrige)

Financial Macroeconomics with Business Cycle Risk Markets

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 20th April 2016 - 1:00pm


14 Mar
2016

Eric Leeper (University of Indiana)

Clearing Up the Fiscal Multiplier Morass

Keynes Room, Austin Robinson Building

Event Date - Monday 14th March 2016 - 12:00pm


02 Mar
2016

Saleem Bahaj (Bank of England)

The Residential Collateral Channel

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 2nd March 2016 - 1:00pm


27 Jan
2016

Charles Brendon ()

Self-fulfilling recessions at the zero lower bound

Meade Room, Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 27th January 2016 - 1:00pm


02 Dec
2015

Charles Brendon (University of Cambrige)

[CANCELLED]

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 2nd December 2015 - 1:00pm


25 Nov
2015

Timothy Uy (University of Cambrige)

Debt Sustainability with IMF and EFSF-ESM Bailout Packages

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 25th November 2015 - 1:00pm


18 Nov
2015

Christopher Rauh (University of Cambrige)

Is Marriage a White Institution? Understanding the Racial Marriage Divide

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 18th November 2015 - 1:00pm


11 Nov
2015

Meredith Crowley (University of Cambrige)

Information spillovers and the extensive margin of exporters

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 11th November 2015 - 1:00pm


04 Nov
2015

Recruitment/Special Seminar (University of Cambrige)

Marshall Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 4th November 2015 - 1:00pm


28 Oct
2015

Miguel Morin (University of Cambrige)

Adapting to Workplace Technological Change over the Long Run: Evidence from US Longitudinal Data

Meade Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 28th October 2015 - 1:00pm


21 Oct
2015

Pontus Rendahl (University of Cambrige)

Unemployment (fears) and Deflationary Spirals

Marshall Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 21st October 2015 - 1:00pm


14 Oct
2015

Scott Swisher (University of Cambrige)

The Effect of Permanent Infrastructure Loss: Evidence from the UK Beeching Report Rail Cuts

Marshall Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 14th October 2015 - 1:00pm


07 Oct
2015

Sean Holly (University of Cambrige)

The international transmission of technology shocks

Marshall Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 7th October 2015 - 1:00pm


30 Sep
2015

Yildiz Akkaya (University of Cambrige)

Marshall Room, in Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 30th September 2015 - 1:00pm


27 May
2015

Pontus Rendahl ()

Unemployment Benefits and Unemployment Volatility

Meade Room, Austin Robinson Building

Event Date - Wednesday 27th May 2015 - 1:00pm


20 May
2015

Giancarlo Corsetti ()

Backstops to Government Debt

Meade Room, Austin Robinson Building

Event Date - Wednesday 20th May 2015 - 1:00pm


13 May
2015

Hamish Low ()

Durables, lemons and shocks

Meade Room, Austin Robinson Building

Event Date - Wednesday 13th May 2015 - 1:00pm


29 Apr
2015

Jake Bradley ()

Search, Sorting and Heterogeneity: A Structural Decomposition of Wage Inequality in Germany

Event Date - Wednesday 29th April 2015 - 1:00pm


22 Apr
2015

Maren Froemel ()

The Macroeconomic and Distributional Effects of Targeting Transfers

Meade Room, Austin Robinson Building

Event Date - Wednesday 22nd April 2015 - 1:00pm


11 Mar
2015

Scott Swisher ()

Reassessing Railroads and Growth: Accounting for Transport Network Endogeneity

Meade Room, Austin Robinson Building

Event Date - Wednesday 11th March 2015 - 12:30pm


04 Mar
2015

Tiago Cavalcanti ()

(Mis)Allocation Effects of an Overpaid Public Sector

Meade Room, Austin Robinson Building

Event Date - Wednesday 4th March 2015 - 1:00pm


25 Feb
2015

Tim Uy ()

Zeros and the Gains from Openness

Event Date - Wednesday 25th February 2015 - 1:00pm


18 Feb
2015

Coen Teulings ()

Secular Stagnation, Rational Bubbles, and Fiscal Policy

Event Date - Wednesday 18th February 2015 - 1:00pm


03 Dec
2014

Petra Geraats (University of Cambridge)

Reading Group on Macroeconomics

Marshall Room, Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 3rd December 2014 - 1:00pm


26 Nov
2014

Farzad Saidi (Cambridge Judge Business School)

Reading Group on Macroeconomics

Marshall Room, Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 26th November 2014 - 1:00pm


19 Nov
2014

Miguel Barroso Morin (Columbia University)

Reading Group on Macroeconomics

Marshall Room, Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 19th November 2014 - 1:00pm


12 Nov
2014

Christopher Rauh (University of Cambridge)

Reading Group on Macroeconomics

Marshall Room, Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 12th November 2014 - 1:00pm


05 Nov
2014

Elisa Faraglia (University of Cambridge)

Reading Group on Macroeconomics

Marshall Room, Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 5th November 2014 - 1:00pm


29 Oct
2014

Charles Brendon (University of Cambridge)

Reading Group on Macroeconomics

Keynes Room, Austin Robinson Building

Event Date - Wednesday 29th October 2014 - 1:00pm


22 Oct
2014

Vasco Carvalho (University of Cambridge)

Reading Group on Macroeconomics

Keynes Room, Austin Robinson Building

Event Date - Wednesday 22nd October 2014 - 1:00pm


15 Oct
2014

Tiago Calvacanti (University of Cambridge)

Reading Group on Macroeconomics

Marshall Room, Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 15th October 2014 - 1:00pm


08 Oct
2014

Charles Gottlieb (University of Oxford)

Reading Group on Macroeconomics

Marshall Room, Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 8th October 2014 - 1:00pm


01 Oct
2014

Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge)

Reading Group on Macroeconomics

Marshall Room, Marshall Library Building

Event Date - Wednesday 1st October 2014 - 1:00pm


19 Feb
2014

Doyne Farmer (Oxford Martin School)

When Will Players Coordinate on the Nash Equilibrium of a Game

Meade Room, Austin Robinson Building

Event Date - Wednesday 19th February 2014 - 1:00pm