Co-sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and New York University's Stern School of Business

Friday, December 12

"Trends and Cycles in Small Open Economies: Making the Case for a General Equilibrium Approach" pdf
Mario Crucini and Hakan Yilmazkuday

Presenter: Mario Crucini, Vanderbilt University [Presentation] pdf
Discussant: Federico Mandelman, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta [Presentation] pdf

"Monetary Policy and the Uncovered Interest Parity Puzzle" pdf
David K. Backus, Federico Gavazzoni, Christopher Telmer, and Stanley E. Zin

Presenter: Stanley E. Zin, New York University [Presentation] pdf
Discussant: Wenxin Du, Federal Reserve Board [Presentation] pdf

"Microeconomic Uncertainty, International Trade, and Aggregate Fluctuations" pdf
George Alessandria, Horag Choi, Joseph P. Kaboski, and Virgiliu Midrigan

Presenter: George Alessandria, University of Rochester [Presentation] pdf
Discussant: David Berger, Northwestern University [Presentation] pdf

"Information Globalization, Risk Sharing, and International Trade" pdf
Isaac Baley, Laura Veldkamp, and Michael Waugh

Presenter: Michael Waugh, New York University
Discussant: Alexander Monge-Naranjo, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis [Presentation] pdf

"The Risky Capital of Emerging Markets" pdf
Joel M. David, Espen Henriksen, and Ina Simonovska

Presenter: Ina Simonovska, University of California, Davis [Presentation] pdf
Discussant: Stanley E. Zin, New York University [Presentation] pdf

"Sovereign Default: The Role of Expectations" pdf
Gaston Navarro, Juan Pablo Nicolini, and Pedro Teles

Presenter: Juan Pablo Nicolini, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and Di Tella University [Presentation] pdf
Discussant: Vivian Yue, Emory University and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta [Presentation] pdf

"A Model of the Twin Ds: Optimal Default and Devaluation" pdf
Seunghoon Na, Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé, Martin Uribe, and Vivian Z. Yue

Presenter: Martin Uribe, Columbia University
Discussant: Tasos Karantounias, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta [Presentation] pdf

"Multinational Firms and International Business Cycle Transmission" pdf
Javier Cravino and Andrei A. Levchenko

Presenter: Javier Cravino, University of Michigan [Presentation] pdf
Discussant: Andrei Zlate, Federal Reserve Board [Presentation] pdf

Saturday, December 13

"Firm-to-Firm Trade: Imports, Exports, and the Labor Market" pdf
Jonathan Eaton, Samuel Kortum, Francis Kramarz, and Raul Sampognaro

Presenter: Jonathan Eaton, Brown University [Presentation] pdf
Discussant: Kim Ruhl, New York University [Presentation] pdf

"Sovereign Risk and Bank Balance Sheets: The Role of Macroprudential Policiespdf
Nikolov Emine Boz, Pablo N. D'Erasmo, and C. Bora Durdu

Presenter: Pablo N. D'Erasmo, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia [Presentation] pdf
Discussant: Luigi Bocola, Northwestern University and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis [Presentation] pdf

"Capital Goods Trade and Economic Development" pdf
Piyusha Mutreja, B. Ravikumar, and Michael Sposi

Presenter: B. Ravikumar, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis [Presentation] pdf
Discussant: Daniel Xu, Duke University [Presentation] pdf

"The Growth of Emerging Economies and Global Macroeconomic Stability" pdf
Vincenzo Quadrini

Presenter: Vincenzo Quadrini, University of Southern California [Presentation] pdf
Discussant: Yongseok Shin, Washington University (St. Louis) [Presentation] pdf