THIRD CUNY MACROECONOMICS AND FINANCE COLLOQUIUM

NOV 22, 2013 | 2:00 PM TO 4:00 PM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

9205

WHEN:

November 22, 2013: 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

ADMISSION:

Free

Description

Program:

2:00 pm: "Forecasting the Distribution Of Economic Variables in a Data-Rich Environment"
                 Sebastiano Manzan (Baruch College)

2:25 pm: "The Value of Central Bank Commitment to the Price Level in the Baseline New Keynesian Model"
                 Thom Thurston (Queens College) and L. Marest (Graduate Center)

2:50 pm: Coffee Break

3:05 pm: "Labor Market Policies in a Dual Economy"
                 Sagiri Kitao (Hunter College) and J. Esteban-Pretel (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, Tokyo, Japan)

3:30 pm: "Did the Classical Gold Standard Lead to Greater Business Cycle Synchronization? Evidence from New Measures"
                 Chu-Ping Vijverberg (College of Staten Island) and W. Miles (Wichita University)


Organized by: Sangeeta Pratap sangeeta.pratap@hunter.cuny.edu