Seminars and Conferences since April 2018

Seminars and Conferences since April 2018

  Time flies… Here is what I did the last since April:     April 26-26 2018, London: I attended the Joint ECB-IMF-BoE workshop at the Bank of England, entitled  “International Spillovers of Shocks and Macroeconomic Policies“. Program is here. I discussed two very nice papers on the identification on monetary policy shocks: “International spillovers … Continue reading

Econ 3029: Correcting some typos

Econ 3029: Correcting some typos

Following a batch of questions, I did the following update to correct some typos – class notes of session 3 : see slide 11 – Lecture 2 slides: see slide 15 – Solution to problem set 3 : see problem I, question 1. All the material is posted  on the course page.

Tenth Conference of the International Research Forum on Monetary Policy, Washington, March 23-24, 2018

Tenth Conference of the International Research Forum on Monetary Policy, Washington, March 23-24, 2018

On March 23-24, 2018, I attented the Tenth Conference of the International Research Forum on Monetary Policy, Washington. The conference was organised by Klaus Adam (University of Mannheim and EABCN),  Matthew Canzoneri (Georgetown University and GCER), Günter Coenen (European Central Bank) and Christopher Erceg (Federal Reserve Board). I have presented my new work with Paul Beaudry, “Real Keynesian Models … Continue reading

Econ 3029: Students Forum on Moodle

Econ 3029: Students Forum on Moodle

I have created a forum on the UCL Moodle page of the course for for the UCL students enrolled in the Advanced Macroeconomics course. The aim of this forum is to provide  a virtual space where students can ask questions about the course, discuss answers in it and help each other out.

Barcelona-Toulouse Skiminar, Andorra, March 8-9 2018

Barcelona-Toulouse Skiminar, Andorra, March 8-9 2018

Edouard Schaal, Vladimir Asriyan (CREI-Universitat Pompeu Fabra)  and Martial Dupaigne (TSE) organized the fourth trans-pyrenenan workshop in macroeconomics in Andorra (El Tarter to be precise), which I like to call a macro skiminar. It has been as good as ever (and even better). Program was: Thursday March 8: – Nicolas Werquin “Generalized Compensation Principle” – Isaac … Continue reading

Où va l’économie?

Où va l’économie?

J’ai participé le 25 janvier à une très intéressante journée organisée par Sandrine Levasseur et Xavier Ragot à l’Observatoire français des conjonctures économiques (OFCE) à Paris. Le programme de la journée était ke suivant: Introduction par Xavier Ragot : Où va l’économie ?     Comment réduire l’instabilité de l’économie ? Michel Aglietta, Finance et … Continue reading