Spring 2018 Schedule

 

Schedule: Spring 2018
DATE TOPIC SPEAKER(S)
April 6

Canceled

April 13

Canceled

April 20 Using price-level targeting to escape the zero bound on nominal interest rates Seppo Honkapohja
April 27 Canceled
May 4

Chapters 6 & 7 of Evans and Honkapohja’s Expectations and Learning in Macroeconomics

(Stochastic Recursive Algorithms)

May 11 Select papers on equilibrium notions and selection
May 18

Switching models

Infinite-horizon learning

Nigel McClung

Erin Hunt

May 25 Select papers on learning and monetary policy  TBA
June 1 Taking learning models to the data TBA
June 8 Experimental and behavioral macro TBA