Robert E. Baldwin International Workshop

Important note:

The Fall 2021 International Workshop meets Tuesdays at 4.00 pm in 7142 Social Sciences




Presentation Title

9/7/2021 Stangebye, Zach Notre Dame
9/28/2021 Sosa Padilla Araujo, Cesar Notre Dame
10/5/2021 Lee, Annie Soyean UW-Madison
10/12/2021 Mendoza, Enrique Gabriel U-Penn
10/19/2021 Arkolakis, Costas Yale
10/26/2021 Reyes-Heroles, Ricardo Federal Reserve Board
11/2/2021 Hassan, Tarek Alexander Boston University

Speaker: Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas, Berkeley
Presentation Title: “A Preferred-Habitat Model of Term Premia, Currencies and Monetary Policy Spillovers” (with Walker Ray (LSE) and Dimitri Vayanos (LSE))

Speaker: Pierre DeLeo, University of Maryland
Presentation Title: “Exchange Rate Disconnect Redux” (joint with Ryan Chahrour, Vito Cormun, Pablo Guerron-Quintana, and Rosen Valchev)

Speaker: Ariel Burstein, UCLA
Presentation Title: “Unequal Expenditure Switching: Evidence from Switzerland

Speaker: Zhengyang Jiang, Northwestern Kellogg
Presentation Title: “A Portfolio Approach to Global Imbalances

Speaker: Philippe Bacchetta, University of Lausanne (Please Note: This seminar will begin at 2 pm)
Presentation Title: “International Portfolio Choice with Frictions: Evidence from Mutual Funds

4/20 (Please Note: This seminar will begin at 1 pm)
Speaker: Chenzi Xu, Stanford GSB
Presentation Title: “International Banks: Re-Agents of Globalization” joint with Chris Meissner and Will Kisling

Speaker: Linda Goldberg, FRB – NYC
Presentation Title: “International Capital Flow Pressures”, joint with Signe Krogstrup

Speaker: Martin Uribe, Columbia
Presentation Title: “Does the Commodity Super Cycle Matter?” with Andrés Fernández and Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé

09/08: Christoph Trebesch, Kiel
Presentation Title: “Coping with Disasters: Two Centuries of International Official Lending.” (Please Note: This seminar starts at 2 pm)

09/22: Andres Drenik, Columbia
Presentation Title: “Devaluations, Inflation, and Labor Income Dynamics

09/29: Rosen Valchev, Boston College
Presentation Title: “The International Medium of Exchange

10/06: Rohan Kekre, Chicago Booth
Presentation Title: “Dollar Demand and International Risk Sharing

10/13: Ozge Akinci, FRB-NY
Presentation Title: “Exchange Rate Dynamics and Monetary Spillovers with Imperfect Financial Markets

10/20: Junhyong Kim, UW-Madison
Presentation Title: The Impact of Uncertainty Shocks on the Investment of Small and Large Firms: Micro Evidence and Macro Implications

10/27: Gianluca Benigno, London School of Economics
Presentation Title: “The Global Financial Resource Curse”

11/03: Max Dvorkin, FRB-STL
Presentation Title: “Skills, occupational choice and the scarring effects of international trade”

11/10: Jenny Tang, FRB-Boston
Presentation Title: “A Fundamental Connection: Survey-based Exchange Rate Decomposition

11/17: Lorena Keller, Wharton
Presentation Title: Presentation Title: “Covered Interest Rate Parity Deviations and Bank Lending”

CANCELLED 11/24: Linda Goldberg, FRB-NY

12/01: Mary Amiti, FRB-NY
Presentation Title: “The Effect of the U.S.-China Trade War on U.S. Investment”, joint with Sang Hoon Kong and David Weinstein

12/08: Luca Fornaro, CREI (Please Note: This seminar will begin at 2 pm)
Presentation Title: “Monetary Union and Financial Integration

Spring 2020

3/3: Ozge Akinci, Federal Reserve Bank of NY – “Exchange Rate Dynamics and Monetary Spillovers with Imperfect Financial Markets”

3/10: Olivier Jeanne, Johns Hopkins University – “Currency Wars, Trade Wars and Global Demand” 

3/24: Andres Drenik, Columbia University – “Devaluations, Inflation, and Labor Income Dynamics”

3/31: Max Dvorkin, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis – “Workers’ Skills, Occupational Choice and the Labor Market Effects of International Trade and Automation”

4/7: Rosen Valchev, Boston University – “The International Medium of Exchange”

4/14: Jenny Tang, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

4/21: Roberto Rigobon, MIT Sloan

4/28: Gianluca Benigno, LSE/Federal Reserve Bank of NY

5/5: Rohan Kekre, Chicago Booth

Fall 2019

9/10: Dmitry Mukhin, UW-Madison – “Mussa Puzzle Redux”

9/19: Kenneth Rogoff, Harvard (joint with Macro)

9/24: Juan Passadore, EIEF – “A Framework for Debt-Maturity Management”

10/1: Illenin Kondo, Notre Dame – “Real Interest Rates, Inflation, and Default”

10/15: Guido Lorenzoni, Northwestern

10/22: Steve Wu, UW-Madison – “Corporate Balance Sheets and Sovereign Risk Premia”

10/28: Jian Wang, CUHK-Shenzhen – “FDI and firm productivity: The role of financial constraints”

10/29: Dohyeon Lee, UW-Madison – “Optimal Monetary Policy in an Open Economy under Imperfect Capital Mobility”

11/5: Rosen Valchev, Boston College – “The International Medium of Exchange”  CANCELED

11/12: Giancarlo Corsetti, Cambridge University – “Invoicing and Pricing-to Market: A Study of Price and Markup Elasticities of UK Exporters” at special time, 2:45-4:15 p.m.

11/19: Dmitriy Sergeyev, Bocconi University –“Optimal Macroprudential and Monetary Policy in a Currency Union”

11/26: Sanjay Singh, UC-Davis- “The Long-Run Effects of Monetary Policy”

12/3: Michael Devereux, University of British Columbia – “Exchange Rates, Local Currency Pricing and International Tax Policies”

12/10: Michael Waugh, NYU Business – “The Consumption Response to Trade Shocks: Evidence from the US-China Trade War”

Spring 2019

3/5: Steve Wu, UW-Madison – “Corporate Balance Sheets and Sovereign Risk Premia”

4/2: Andrei Levchenko, University of Michigan – “The Global Business Cycle: Measurement and Transmission”

4/16: Jing Zhang, FRB of Chicago – “International Capital Flows: Private vs. Public”

4/23: Davin Chor, Dartmouth – “The Political Economy Consequences of China’s Export Slowdown”

4/30: Linda Tesar,  University of Michigan – “Quantifying the Benefits of Labor Mobility in a Currency Union”