In this workshop, students, faculty, and invited visitors present their macroeconomics and international economics research and research papers. 

Students, faculty, and invited visitors present papers on the theoretical and empirical studies in real and monetary aspects of international trade and monetary policies and institutions.

The workshop is held in dual modality. Please contact workshop administrator Sarah Griebel to be added to the listserv for weekly updates or for information on accessing Zoom meeting invites. Please refer to the weekly announcement for updates or time changes.

Since Autumn Quarter 2019, the workshop has been organized jointly between Chicago Booth and the University of Chicago Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics. The majority of the talks are given by internal speakers presenting works in progress, though some talks are reserved for external speakers.

When possible, links to the workshop papers are posted to this page for printing. Occasionally, speakers choose not to circulate their papers. In such cases, the link will be unavailable.

Winter 2022

Date Time Location Topic Speaker Institution
Monday, January 31 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Dual Modality In Safe Hands: The Financial and Real Impact of Investor Composition Over the Credit Cycle
Antonio Coppola Harvard
Thursday, February 3 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Dual Modality
Attention Cycles
Karthik Sastry MIT
Monday, February 7 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Dual Modality
Trade, Labor Market Concentration, and Wages
Mayara Felix MIT
Wednesday, February 16 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Dual Modality
Eight centuries of global real interest rates, varieties of safety, and the ‘suprasecular’ decline, 1311-2018.
Paul Schmelzing Harvard
Thursday, February 17 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Dual Modality
Sovereign Default and Government Reputation
Stelios Fourakis University of Minnesota