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College of Liberal Arts > Department of Economics

Minnesota Workshop in Macroeconomic Theory

2012

Organizers: Guido Lorenzoni, Virgiliu Midrigan

Tuesday, July 24

Taxation, Redistribution, and Debt in Incomplete Market Economies with Aggregate Shocks

Foreign Ownership of U.S. Safe Assets: Good or Bad? Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh and Laura Veldkamp

Gambling for Redemption and Self-Fulfilling Debt Crises

Wednesday, July 25

Alessandra Fogli and Juan Carlos ConesaGerms, Social Networks and Growth

Misallocation and Growth Jan Werner and Jarda Borovicka

Idea Flows, Economic Growth, and Trade

Why Doesn't Technology Flow from Rich Countries to Poor Countries?

Thursday, July 26

Survival and Long-Run Dynamics with Heterogeneous Beliefs under Recursive Preferences

The Role of Housing in Labor Reallocation

Man-Bites-Dog Business Cycles Viktor Tsyrennikov, Kjetil Storesletten, Virgiliu Midrigan, and Kristoffer Nimark

Uncertainty and Investment Delays

Friday, July 27

The Market for OTC Credit Derivatives

Asset Markets with Heterogeneous Information

Dynamics in the Market for Federal Funds Motohiro Yogo and Warren Weber

External Financing and the Role of Financial Frictions over the Business Cycle:  Measurement and Theory