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Minnesota Workshop in Macroeconomic Theory

2002

Organizers: Michele Boldrin, Robert Shimer

Tuesday, July 30

Understanding European Real Exchange Rates

A Unified Framework for Monetary Theory and Policy Analysis

Can a Baumol-Tobin Model Account for the Short-Run Behavior of Velocity?

Wednesday, July 31

The Opportunity Cost of Funds and the Demand for Risky Assets

Growth and Welfare Effects of Business Cycles in Economies with Idiosyncratic Human Capital Risk

Heckscher-Ohlin Business Cycles

Thursday, August 1

Skill and Luck in the Theory of Turnover

Directed Search on the Job and Wage Dispersion

The Cost of Employment Protection in the Presence of Match-Specific

Friday, August 2

R & D?  A Small Contribution to Productivity Growth

Pursuing Problems in Growth

Inappropriate Technology

Saturday, August 3

Who Gains from Child Labor?  A Politico-Economic Investigation

Slow Boom, Sudden Crash

Stock Market Boom and the Productivity Gains of the 1990s