Green Line Macro Meeting, Nov 8th 2013

Organizers: Simon Gilchrist and Fabio Schiantarelli

Location: McGuinn 334, Boston College. (Campus map)

 

Program:

10:00-10:30 Coffee and pastries.

10:30-11:30 ``Idiosyncratic risk, insurance and aggregate consumption dynamics: a likelihood perspective.

Author: Alisdair McKay

Discussant: Susanto Basu.

11:30-12:30 ``Utility Maximizing Entrepreneurs and the Financial Accelerator"

Author: Mikhail Dmitrirev and Jonathan Hoddenbagh.

Discussant: Simon Gilchrist

12:30-1:30 Lunch

1:30-2:30 ``Forward Guidance Under Uncertainty"

Author: Brent Bundick

Discussant: Jianjun Miao

2:30-3:30 ``Diversification, Cost Structure and the Risk Premium of Multinational Corporations"

Author: Jose Fillat, Stefania Garetto and Lindsay Oldenski.

Discussant: Raoul Minetti