Money and Macro Brown Bag Seminar

Vovember, 29th, 2011, 12.15-13.15, Room tba Denis Gorea
  Keywords: tba
October, 27th, 2011, 12.15-13.15, Room tba
Melanie Krause
  Parametric Lorenz Curves and the Modality of the Income Density Function
  Keywords: tba 
October, 20th, 2011, 12.15-13.15, Chicago (HoF)
Sebastian Schmidt
  Optimal Monetary and Fiscal Policy under Discretion and the Zero Nominal Interest Rate Bound
  Keywords: Nonlinear monetary policy, nonlinear fiscal policy, zero lower bound on nominal interest rates, stochastic model
July, 26th, 2011, 12.15-13.15, Sydney, (HoF) Matthias Burgert
  The Effects of Government Spending: A Disaggregated Approach
  Keywords:Fiscal policy, government employment, structural vectorautoregression, search and matching frictions
July, 13th, 2011, 12.15-13.15, Shanghai, (HoF)
Steffen Osterloh (ZEW and University of Mannheim)
  Sovereign Bond Market Reactions to Fiscal Rules and No-Bailout Clauses - The Swiss Experience
June 21th, 2011, 12.00-13.00, Shanghai (HoF) Moritz Kuhn (University of Bonn)
  Business Cycle Volatility and Mismatch

February 2nd, 2011, 12.15-13.15, Boston (HoF)

Josef Hollmayr
  Fiscal Spillovers and Monetary Policy in the Euro Area
  Keywords: GVAR, Bayesian Estimation, DSGE Models
January 19th, 2011, 12.30-13.30, Toronto (HoF)
Marcel Bluhm
  On the Conditional Effect of IMF Program Participation on Output Growth
  Keywords: IMF Program Participation, Output Growth, Panel Sample, Selection Models, Conditional Pooling
December 21st, 2010, 15.00-16.00, Shanghai (HoF)
Alexander Bick
  Demographics in the Standard Consumption Savings Model
  Keywords: Consumption, Savings, Demographics, Equivalence Scales
December 10th, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Dubai (HoF)
Mehdi Feizi
  Dynamic (In)consistent Antitrust Enforcement and Cartel Infringement: A Differential Game Approach
  Keywords: -
October 29th, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Dubai (HoF)
Adam Traczyk
  Analyzing Unconventional Monetary Policy and Bank Supervision Rules in a DSGE Model with a Heterogeneous Banking System
  Keywords: DSGE Models, Interbank Market, Monetary Policy

October 21st, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Sydney (HoF)

Mehdi Hosseinkouchack
  The Effect of an Initial Condition on Durbin-Watson Test in Near Integrated Processes
  Keywords: Unit Root Testing, Power Analysis, Initial Condition, Near Integrated Processes

October 7th, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Dubai (HoF)

Jorgo Georgiadis
  Industry Mix, Financial Structure, Labor Market Rigidities, and Monetary Policy Transmission: An Analysis Based on Panel Conditionally Homogenous Vectorautoregressions
  Keywords: Panel VAR, Conditional Pooling, Cross-country Heterogeneity, Monetary Transmission
July 20th, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Sydney (HoF) Pei Kuang
  Imperfect Knowledge about Asset Prices and Credit Cycles
  Keywords: Imperfect Knowledge, Learning, Collateral Constraints, Internal Rational Expectations Equilibrium

July 19th, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Shanghai (HoF) Sebastian Schmidt
  Price-Level Versus Inflation Targeting When the Cost Channel Matters
  Keywords: Price-Level Targeting, Inflation Targeting, New Keynesian Model, Cost Channel, Indeterminacy

July 12th, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Shanghai (HoF) Qiangying Chen
  Exchange Rate Dynamics and Monetary Policy Rule Fundamentals
  Keywords: Exchange Rate, Monetary Policy, Fundamentals, Interest Rate, Expectation Formation Process, VAR

June 29th, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Dubai (HoF) Alex Ilek
  Optimal Monetary Policy Under Uncertainty of Expectation Formation of the Public
  Keywords: Optimal Monetary Policy, Rational Expectations, Adaptive Learning, Naive Expectations, Loss Function

June 22nd, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Dubai (HoF) Bjoern Hilberg and Josef Hollmayr
  Have Central Banks Alleviated "Collateral Damage"?
  Keywords: DSGE Models, Collateral, Monetary Policy, Interbank Market

May 31st, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Shanghai (HoF) Maik Wolters
  Forecasting Under Model Uncertainty
  Keywords: Forecasting, Model Uncertainty, Density Forecasts, Business Cycle Models

January 25th, 2010, 12.15-13.15, Shanghai (HoF) Mehdi Hosseinkouchack
  Fredholm Approach to Unit Root Testing: A Note
  Keywords: Fredholm Theory, Unit Root, Characteristic Function, Limiting Distribution

December 7th, 2009, 12.15-13.15, Shanghai (HoF) Kristina Czura
  The Tsunami and the Chit Fund - Evidence on the Influence of the Indian Ocean Tsunami 2004 on Credit Demand in South India
  Keywords: tba

November 26th, 2009, 10.15-11.15, Sydney (HoF) Jorgo Georgiadis
  Institutional and Financial Market Development of Nations: New Measures for a Large Cross-Country Panel
  Keywords: Institutional Development, Financial Market Development, Index Construction, Cross-Country Panel Data

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